Top 20 Best Florida Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 66 blue ribbon private schools serving 29,808 students in Florida.
The best top ranked blue ribbon private schools in Florida include The First Academy, Westminster Academy and Resurrection Catholic School.
The average tuition cost is $10,258, which is higher than the Florida private school average tuition cost of $9,779.
92% of blue ribbon private schools in Florida are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).
Blue Ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.

Top Ranked Florida Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2022)

School
Location
Students
Year
The First Academy
The First Academy Photo
(Christian)
(2)
2667 Bruton Blvd
Orlando, FL 32805
(407) 206-8602
1,153 students
Year: 2009, 2013
Westminster Academy
Westminster Academy Photo - Class of 2021 Valedictorian & Salutatorian
(Presbyterian)
(21)
5601 N Federal Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
(954) 815-0131
949 students
Year: 2014
Christian Home Academy
Christian Home Academy Photo
(Christian)
(6)
16 College Drive
Orange Park, FL 32065
(904) 276-3339
122 students
Year: 2021
Foundations Christian Montessori Academy
Foundations Christian Montessori Academy Photo - "Education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not acquired by the listening of words but by the experiences in the environment." - Maria Montessori
Montessori School (Christian)
(2)
4141 Desoto Road
Sarasota, FL 34235
(941) 907-7078
162 students
Year: n/a
All Souls Catholic School
All Souls Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
810 S Oak Avenue
Sanford, FL 32771
(407) 322-7090
265 students
Year: 2004
Annunciation Catholic Academy
(Catholic)
(1)
593 Jamestown Blvd
Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
(407) 774-2801
609 students
Year: 2003
Brandon Academy
(2)
801 Limona Road
Brandon, FL 33510
(813) 689-1952
308 students
Year: 2010
Brauser Maimonides Academy
(Jewish)
5300 Southwest 40th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 989-6886
528 students
Year: 2009
Cambridge Christian School
Cambridge Christian School Photo - Our campus services students in preschool through 12th grade. Established in 1964, we are the highest rated Christian, college preparatory school in Tampa Bay and a 2020 National Blue Ribbon recipient. Come visit us today!
(Christian)
(3)
6101 N Habana Ave
Tampa, FL 33614
(813) 872-6744
681 students
Year: 2020
Carrollwood Day School
Carrollwood Day School Photo - CDS' early childhood program builds on the children`s natural curiosity. Our teachers cultivate in them the desire and understanding necessary to continue to seek and use knowledge in an ever-changing world. Our children learn new information through their desire to problem solve and to delve further into their world.
Special Program Emphasis
1515 W. Bearss Avenue
Tampa, FL 33613
(813) 920-2288
1,124 students
Year: 2004
Cathedral Parish School
Cathedral Parish School Photo
(Catholic)
259 Saint George St
Saint Augustine, FL 32084
(904) 824-2861
251 students
Year: 2007
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory
Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory Photo - The front entrance is the gateway to our Chaminade-Madonna family.
(Catholic)
(1)
500 East Chaminade Drive
Hollywood, FL 33021
(954) 989-5150
550 students
Year: n/a
Christ The King Catholic School
Christ The King Catholic School Photo - Christ the King Catholic SchoolLove to LearnLive to Serve!
(Catholic)
(4)
3809 W Morrison Avenue
Tampa, FL 33629
(813) 876-8770
510 students
Year: 2011, 2020
Christ The King Catholic School
(Catholic)
6822 Larkin Rd
Jacksonville, FL 32211
(904) 724-2954
309 students
Year: 2010
Coral Park Christian Academy
(Christian)
(1)
8755 SW 16th St
Miami, FL 33165
(305) 559-9409
237 students
Year: n/a
12015 Orange Grove Drive
Tampa, FL 33618
(813) 961-3087
519 students
Year: 2004
CRISDA Christian Academy
Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
7949 NW 2nd Street
Miami, FL 33126
(305) 265-1108
109 students
Year: n/a
Darlene Coogan
Darlene Coogan Photo
(Catholic)
10900 SW 24th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32607
(352) 332-8808
490 students
Year: 2011
Espiritu Santo Catholic School
(Catholic)
2405a Phillippe Pkwy
Safety Harbor, FL 34695
(727) 812-4650
432 students
Year: 2019
fBoca Raton Christian School
fBoca Raton Christian School Photo - Competitive sports programs for elementary through high school boys and girls.
(Christian)
(11)
470 NW 4th Ave.
Boca Raton, FL 33432
(561) 391-2727
693 students
Year: 1997
Foundation Christian Academy
(Church of Christ)
(3)
3955 Lithia Pinecrest Rd.
Valrico, FL 33596
(813) 654-2969
414 students
Year: n/a
Good Shepherd Catholic School
(Catholic)
5902 Oleander Dr
Orlando, FL 32807
(407) 277-3973
601 students
Year: 2000
Holy Family Catholic School
Holy Family Catholic School Photo - Holy Family Catholic School was named a National Blue Ribbon School in November, 2012.
(Catholic)
(2)
9800-3 Baymeadows Road
Jacksonville, FL 32256
(904) 645-9875
417 students
Year: 2012
Holy Name Of Jesus School
(Catholic)
3060 N Highway A1A
Indialantic, FL 32903
(321) 773-1630
285 students
Year: 2003
Incarnation Catholic School
Incarnation Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
(2)
2911 Bee Ridge Rd
Sarasota, FL 34239
(941) 924-8588
148 students
Year: 2008
The King's Academy
(Christian)
(2)
8401 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
(561) 686-4244
1,336 students
Year: 2014
Lourdes Academy
(Catholic)
1014 N Halifax Ave
Daytona Beach, FL 32118
(386) 252-0391
227 students
Year: 2006
Monsignor Edward Pace High School
Monsignor Edward Pace High School Photo
(Catholic)
(1)
15600 NW 32nd Ave
Opa Locka, FL 33054
(305) 623-7223
1,000 students
Year: 2006
Mount Dora Christian Academy
Mount Dora Christian Academy Photo - Our beautiful 70 acre campus featuring our athletic complex with stadium seating, artificial turf and olympic standard track.
(Church of Christ)
301 West 13th Avenue
Mount Dora, FL 32757
(352) 383-2155
614 students
Year: 2017
Naples Christian Academy
Naples Christian Academy Photo - It was a great day of Thanksgiving celebrations at NCA!
(Christian)
(4)
2655 Northbrooke Drive
Naples, FL 34119
(239) 455-1080
86 students
Year: 2007
Northside Christian School
Northside Christian School Photo - NCS Campus View
(Baptist)
7777 62nd Avenue North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
(727) 541-7593
695 students
Year: 2016
NSU University School
NSU University School Photo
(26)
3375 SW 75 Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 262-4506
n/a students
Year: 2015
Palmer Catholic Academy
(Catholic)
4889 Palm Valley Rd
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
(904) 543-8515
409 students
Year: 2005
Resurrection Catholic School
(Catholic)
3720 Old Highway 37
Lakeland, FL 33813
(863) 644-3931
398 students
Year: 2004
St. Barnabas Episcopal School
St. Barnabas Episcopal School Photo - Our mission is to empower each student to achieve academic and moral excellence in a faith-filled environment based on God's word.
(Episcopal)
(45)
322 W. Michigan Avenue
Deland, FL 32720
(386) 734-3005
353 students
Year: 2003
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