Candlelight Christian Academy

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.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded2003

Student Body

Total Students171 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Candlelight Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,900
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