At Candlelight, we believe that small class sizes, with extra attention to each individual student, is imperative in a learning environment.
Candlelight prides itself on its committed, professional and truly caring faculty.
Our staff are always accessible and willing to keep communications open between student, school and parent.
Candlelight is a project based learning center where students learn from their teachers, as well as from each other.
The multi-age classroom approach provides the climate for each child to grow at their own individual pace.
This will allow your son or daughter the opportunity to help design his or her education, while meeting the required grade level expectations as outlined in the Sunshine State standards.
Candlelight Christian Academy, Inc. admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 171 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,900
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Candlelight Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded
2003

Student Body

Total Students
171 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Candlelight Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 171 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,900
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Polk County, FL is $11,446 for elementary schools and $14,100 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Polk County, FL is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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