Conchita Espinosa Academy

  • Conchita Espinosa Academy is a private, co-educational elementary school first established in Havana, Cuba in 1934 and in Miami, Florida in September 1963.
  • We believe in the strength of a well-rounded education: excellent academic program combined with a strong arts program to assure the preservation of our culture.
  • The arts stimulate creativity, self-esteem, expression and thinking skills and complete and energize all other areas of the curriculum. The arts program includes dance, music, creative writing and the visual and martial arts.
  • We believe in a multi-lingual society and the essential need to achieve better communication between countries and cultures in order to promote a peaceful, productive society and world.
  • We believe in technology working for man and not man working for technology.
  • We believe in the sacred partnership between the family and the school.
  • We believe the school completes and enriches the moral and spiritual education that begins in the home.
  • Our main objective is to provide a sound academic, social, emotional and cultural foundation for our students.
  • We strive to help them become better human beings with values, clear and firm ideas, open minds, and sensitive strong spirits.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Independent Private Schools Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1933

Student Body

Total Students696 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Conchita Espinosa Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,200
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade - $8,650 - $9,200 / year
Admissions DirectorCarol Diaz-Zubieta
Admissions AssociateAudrey Gonzalez


Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBallet, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Martial Arts, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBalletBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceFlag Football,
Martial ArtsSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.30 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Amor en Accion, Dance Honor Society, Lyrical Dance, Saxophone, Tap, Theatre, Voice Choir

Arts and Music Programs:
Ballet, Cello, Clarinet, Contemporary Dance, Cuban Dance, Flute Lessons, French, Guitar, Hip Hop Dance, Intramural Sports Program, Karate, Music Ensembles, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), Piano, Playwriting, Spanish Dance, Student Council, Thespian Society, Tri M Music Honor Society, Violin, Visual Arts, Voice Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Guitar Ensemble

School Notes

  • For over 80 years, Conchita Espinosa Academy (CEA) has followed founder the Espinosa method of education, which consists of a solid academic foundation coupled with an immersion in the arts and humanities from an early age. CEA`s intimate environment supports our students` development and helps them grow to become well-rounded, creative, and confident individuals.
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