Orangewood Christian School

  • Orangewood Christian School is a private, Christian college preparatory school for grades PK-4 throught 12th grade offering a broad spectrum of academic classes including Honors and AP. With robust athletics and fine arts programs as well as community service initiatives, Orangewood students are well prepared for life and are "equipped to transform the world for Christ and His kingdom.".

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools of Florida
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1980
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students657 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Orangewood Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size11 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Drawing, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Psychology, AP Studio Art Portfolio, AP US Government, AP US History, AP World History, AP/ Literature and Composition, AP/English Language Composition
Average SAT score1160
Average ACT score28
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Elementary and middle school uniforms. High school - standarized dress code.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesThe annual tuition range is $8,100 - $14,220
% on Financial Aid
14%
Admissions DirectorJoyce McDonald
Admissions AssociateHagen Morin

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Book Club, Chess Club, Culinary Club, Girl Scouts, National Honor Society, Robotics, Service Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Camps, Drum Line, Piano

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Bowling, Martial Arts, Sailing Club, Ultimate Frisbee

School Notes

  • Orangewood Christian School is a private, college preparatory school for grades PK-4  through 12. Orangewood was founded in 1980 as a ministry of Orangewood Presbyterian Church. Our two campuses are located in Maitland, a northern suburb of Orlando, Florida. The Maitland Boulevard campus houses our new high school building for students in grades 9 through 12 and our middle school building for 7th and 8th grade students. Our Trinity Woods campus is home to K through 6th grade. The facilities include state-of-the-art science labs, cutting-edge technology, athletic fields, a gym and a new fitness center. Our school has a current enrollment of over 650 students. All our teachers are certified in the state of Florida and over 50% have advanced degrees.
  • ACADEMICS Orangewood Christian School provides a challenging college preparatory education in the context of a strong Christian community. Orangewood offers a technology- infused curriculum that integrates course-based study with exploratory and experiential learning that prepares students for college and life beyond. Our curriculum includes college preparatory, honors, advanced placement, and dual-enrollment courses; providing opportunity for students to earn college credit before high school graduation.
  • SPORTS Award winning athletic programs include baseball, golf, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, football, soccer, Lacrossel, tennis,weightlifting,  track, and volleyball
  • FINE ARTS Locally, statewide, and nationally recognized art, band, choir, and drama programs.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orlando
    Grades: NS-12 | 1992 students
    5.1 miles
    901 Highland Ave
    Orlando, FL 32803
    (407) 206-1900
    5.1 NS-12
    1992
  • Winter Park
    Grades: PK-12 | 429 students
    5.6 miles
    4800 Howell Branch Road
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 645-2343
    5.6 PK-12
    429
  • Winter Park
    Grades: 6-12
    6.6 miles
    5700 Trinity Prep Lane
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 671-4140
    6.6 6-12
    n/a
  • Winter Park
    Walden Community School
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    Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 30 students
    5.4 miles
    4595 Howell Branch Rd
    Winter Park, FL 32792
    (407) 677-8225
    5.4 K-12
    30
  • Altamonte Springs
    Grades: PK-12 | 248 students
    3 miles
    601 Palm Springs Drive
    Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
    (407) 831-0950
    3 PK-12
    248

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