Top 20 Best Fort Lauderdale Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 119 private schools serving 31,839 students in Fort Lauderdale, FL (there are 138 public schools, serving 110,685 public students). 22% of all K-12 students in Fort Lauderdale, FL are educated in private schools compared to the FL state average of 13%.
The best top ranked private schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL include The Sagemont School, Upper School Campus, Westminster Academy and AEF Schools.
The average tuition cost is $10,610, which is higher than the Florida private school average tuition cost of $9,930.
57% of private schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

Top Ranked Fort Lauderdale Private Schools (2022-23)

School
Location
Grades
Students
AEF Schools
AEF Schools Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(5)
4650 SW 61st Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 581-8222
Grades: K-12
| 177 students
1570 Sagemont Way
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
(954) 384-5454
Grades: NS-5
| 720 students
2585 Glades Circle
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33327
(954) 389-2454
Grades: 6-12
| 450 students
Westminster Academy
Westminster Academy Photo - Class of 2021 Valedictorian & Salutatorian
(Presbyterian)
(21)
5601 N Federal Highway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
(954) 815-0131
Grades: NS-12
| 949 students
Creative Child Learning Center - Weston
Daycare / Preschool
150 Weston Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33326
(954) 389-8245
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
3275 West Oakland Park Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
(954) 485-7500
Grades: K-12
| 205 students
Access School
Special Education School
4801 S Univeristy Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954) 680-9494
Grades: 3-7
| 30 students
American High School
150 S. Pine Island Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
(866) 306-0247
Grades: K-12
| 2,161 students
American Preparatory Academy
American Preparatory Academy Photo
Special Education School
(8)
4850 S Pine Island Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954) 434-8936
Grades: K-12
| 171 students
Archbishop Mccarthy High School
(Catholic)
5451 S Flamingo Rd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
(954) 434-8820
Grades: 9-12
| 1,647 students
Bethany Christian School
Bethany Christian School Photo - Bethany Presbyterian Church was founded in 1941. It was one of the first preschools and Kindergarten programs in the Fort Lauderdale area. This building still stands today and houses an updated gymnasium, and the school front office. A couple of our teachers are even direct relatives to Ivy Cromartie Stranahan, Fort Lauderdale's very first school teacher.
(Presbyterian)
615 SE 9th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
(954) 522-2554
Grades: PK-8
| 326 students
Brauser Maimonides Academy
(Jewish)
5300 Southwest 40th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 989-6886
Grades: PK-8
| 528 students
Calvary Christian Academy
Calvary Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
2401 W Cypress Creek Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
(954) 905-5100
Grades: NS-12
| 2,329 students
Cardinal Gibbons High School
(Catholic)
2900 Ne 47th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
(954) 491-2900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,175 students
Christ Church School
Christ Church School Photo
(Methodist)
4845 Ne 25th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
(954) 771-7700
Grades: PK-5
| 328 students
Conservatory Prep Senior High School
Conservatory Prep Senior High School Photo - Our students take Latin as their foreign language and learn through music, theater and art. Mythology and ancient Greek and Roman culture is integrated into the curriculum. We have an active Latin club. In this photo the students 'let their hair down' at a recent family Greek night.
Special Program Emphasis
(5)
5850 S. Pine Island Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954) 680-5808
Grades: 6-12
| 27 students
Cooper City Christian Academy
Cooper City Christian Academy Photo - Spanish project presentations.
(Pentecostal)
(5)
5201 S Flamingo Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
(954) 680-0850
Grades: K-12
| 103 students
David Posnack Jewish Day School
David Posnack Jewish Day School Photo
(Jewish)
5810 South Pine Island Rd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954) 583-6100
Grades: PK-12
| 829 students
Faith Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
1161 Sw 30th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
(954) 581-2918
Grades: PK-8
| 186 students
NSU University School
NSU University School Photo
(26)
3375 SW 75 Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 262-4506
Grades: NS-12
| 2,035 students
Nur-ul-islam Academy
(Islamic)
(2)
10600 Sw 59th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954) 434-3288
Grades: PK-12
| 291 students
Our Lady Queen Of Martyrs School
(Catholic)
(1)
2785 Sw 11th Ct
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
(954) 583-8112
Grades: PK-8
| 343 students
Our Savior Lutheran School
Our Savior Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
8001 Nw 5th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
(954) 370-2161
Grades: NS-8
| 209 students
Parkway Christian School
Parkway Christian School Photo
(Disciples of Christ)
(33)
1200 S Flamingo Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
(954) 424-6425
Grades: PK-8
| 421 students
Phyl's Academy
Phyl's Academy Photo
(Christian)
7205 Royal Palm Blvd, Margate, FL 33063
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33063
(954) 731-7524
Grades: NS-12
| 362 students
Pine Crest School
1501 Ne 62nd St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
(954) 492-4135
Grades: PK-12
| 1,726 students
Potential Christian Academy
Potential Christian Academy Photo - We offer an outstanding education that will prepare students to enjoy success in life and help them to reach their God potential.
(Christian)
(2)
12401 Stirling Rd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
(954) 434-1550
Grades: PK-8
| 282 students
Saint Anthony Catholic School
Saint Anthony Catholic School Photo - Second Graders celebrate their First Holy Communion in our church.
(Catholic)
820 NE 3rd Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 467-7747
Grades: PK-8
| 466 students
St. Bonaventure Catholic School
St. Bonaventure Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
(1)
1301 SW 136th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
(954) 476-5200
Grades: PK-8
| 700 students
St. David Catholic School
(Catholic)
3900 S University Dr
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
(954) 472-7086
Grades: PK-8
| 478 students
St. Gregory The Great School
(Catholic)
200 N University Dr
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324
(954) 473-8170
Grades: PK-8
| 851 students
St. Jerome Catholic School
(Catholic)
(2)
2601 Sw 9th Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
(954) 524-1990
Grades: PK-8
| 273 students
St. Mark Catholic School
St. Mark Catholic School Photo - Our 8th graders planted a tree in our garden to grow with Kindergarten students.
(Catholic)
5601 S Flamingo Rd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33330
(954) 434-3887
Grades: PK-8
| 545 students
St. Mark's Episcopal School
St. Mark's Episcopal School Photo
(Episcopal)
(2)
1800 E Oakland Park Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
(954) 563-1241
Grades: NS-8
| 357 students
St. Thomas Aquinas High School
(Catholic)
(1)
2801 Sw 12th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
(954) 581-0700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,108 students
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1490 N Flamingo Rd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33323
(954) 723-1530
Grades: PK-12
| 64 students
4939 N University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33351
(954) 748-2100
Grades: PK-5
| 37 students
Larson Academy (Closed 2014)
Daycare / Preschool
801 E Oakland Park Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
(954) 561-2555
Grades: K-1
| 23 students
Po Box 9506
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
(954) 854-9983
Grades: 4-7
| 10 students
7595 Nw 61st Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33321
(954) 722-3130
Grades: PK-8
| 198 students
3301 College Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 752-3020
Grades: PK-8
| 381 students

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