Marian Center School & Services

The Marian Center was founded and incorporated in October of 1963 under the Archdiocese of Miami as a school for students with developmental disabilities.
The mission of the Marian Center is to educate, train and serve persons with a developmental disability and assist them to wholeness, pursuant to the dictates of the Gospel and of the Church's call to love, charity and Justice.
Our vision is that The Marian Center will become the recognized leader in providing a diverse spectrum of individually based quality services to persons with developmental disabilities and their families.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 1-12
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,374
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Marian Center School & Services ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 1-12
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
40 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 46%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Marian Center shirt, navy blue pants or skirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Florida Empowerment Scholarship for Students with Unique Abilities
% on Financial Aid
99%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,500
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sister Lidia Valli
Admissions Associate
Lisa Moore

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Farm Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Arts and Crafts, Culinary Arts Club, Music Class

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Horse Theraphy, Special Olympics

School Notes

  • The Marian Center was founded and incorporated in October of 1963 under the Archdiocese of Miami as a school for students with developmental disabilities. The mission of the Marian Center is to educate, train and serve persons with a developmental disability and assist them to wholeness, pursuant to the dictates of the Gospel and of the Church's call to love, charity and Justice. Our vision is that The Marian Center will become the recognized leader in providing a diverse spectrum of individually based quality services to persons with developmental disabilities and their families.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Marian Center School & Services cost?
Marian Center School & Services's tuition is approximately $22,374 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Marian Center School & Services?
The acceptance rate of Marian Center School & Services is 80%, which is lower than the national average of 84%.
What is Marian Center School & Services's ranking?
Marian Center School & Services ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Marian Center School & Services?
The application deadline for Marian Center School & Services is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 1-12
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,374
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Miami-dade County, FL is $15,058 for elementary schools and $16,786 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Miami-dade County, FL is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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