Excel Christian Academy

At Excel Christian Academy, the emphasis is for each child from PreK-high school to realize his or her God-given potential, developing confidence and self-awareness, creativity and curiosity, and a deep understanding of community and connectedness to others. A robust, well-rounded curriculum with talented and engaging teachers and an energetic and diverse peer group provides students endless opportunities to discover their passions and talents.Our commitment to the core values of Creativity, Honor, Diversity, Excellence, and Generosity ensures the social/emotional, academic, physical and spiritual needs of each child are met.Students, faculty and staff in the Excel community thrive in a culture of high academic expectations through rigorous learning experiences and professional development opportunities.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 420 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1974

Student Body

Total Students
420 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
Excel Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Uniform tops with khaki, black or navy bottoms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
$6,100-$7,800
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Kayla Rivera

Sports

School Notes

  • Excel Christian Academy is a ministry of Free Life Chapel and serves 400+ students from infants-12th grade. Founded in 1974, Excel's 26-acre campus is home to an active and engaging community of teachers, students, and families. Highly trained teachers at Excel usebrain-based strategies and experiential learning opportunites to engage all learners. Excel offers extensive visual and performing arts experiences to promote confidence andcreativity. A strong PE and ahletics program includes JV/Varsity Volleyball, Basketball, Taekwondo, Archery, and Soccer.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Excel Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Excel Christian Academy is 75%, which is lower than the national average of 84%. Excel Christian Academy's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Florida with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Excel Christian Academy offer?
Excel Christian Academy offers 9 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Excel Christian Academy's ranking?
Excel Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Lowest average acceptance rates and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Excel Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Excel Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 420 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Lakeland, FL is $10,965 for elementary schools and $11,846 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lakeland, FL is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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