Orlando Junior Academy

  • Orlando Junior Academy was established in 1906 to provide quality elementary education in a Christ-centered environment.
  • Orlando Junior Academy offers an exciting learning environment for Pre-K through eighth grade.
  • Established in 1906, it has a long history of providing quality christian education.
  • Strong leadership has helped OJA to grow into a vibrant, Christ-centered school where children develop in body, mind and spirit.
  • It's a place where Christian teachers use the Bible as the key to unlock the secrets of learning.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students289 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Orlando Junior Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Orlando Junior Academy was established in 1906 to provide quality elementary education in a Christ-centered environment. Orlando Junior Academy offers an exciting learning environment for Pre-K through eighth grade. Established in 1906, it has a long history of providing quality christian education. Strong leadership has helped OJA to grow into a vibrant, Christ-centered school where children develop in body, mind and spirit. It's a place where Christian teachers use the Bible as the key to unlock the secrets of learning.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orlando
    The Christ School
    The Christ School Photo - Our Science curriculum provides a challenging, exploratory learning environment. The scientific method is applied through hands-on labs, field trips and classroom activities. Areas of study include Earth Science, Life Science and Physical Science.
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
    2.6 miles
    106 E Church St
    Orlando, FL 32801
    (407) 849-1665
    2.6 K-8
    348
  • Orlando
    Grades: NS-12 | 1153 students
    5.3 miles
    2667 Bruton Blvd
    Orlando, FL 32805
    (407) 206-8602
    5.3 NS-12
    1153
  • Orlando
    Grades: PK-8 | 601 students
    4.8 miles
    5902 Oleander Dr
    Orlando, FL 32807
    (407) 277-3973
    4.8 PK-8
    601
  • Orlando
    Grades: PK-8 | 329 students
    1.3 miles
    4005 Edgewater Drive
    Orlando, FL 32804
    (407) 293-7691
    1.3 PK-8
    329
  • Orlando
    Grades: NS-12 | 227 students
    7.9 miles
    700 Good Homes Rd
    Orlando, FL 32818
    (407) 850-2322
    7.9 NS-12
    227

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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This is a great school with teachers, staff, students and others who actually care about you unlike other schools. They all treat you like a part of a family, a family in Christ with brothers and sisters and adults who are like aunts and uncles. Great curriculum. OJA focuses on each student and helps them learn in different ways. You have access to the gym, cafeteria, launch lab, school clinic, office, outdoors. You have different classes like engineering or tinkering, choir, band, computer sciences, arts, sports, the edible schoolyard garden across the street, and many other things. But most importantly you get all the necessary classes like Bible, math, science, English Language Arts, social studies and more! I recently graduated from here and have great experiences here. Great school for your children in all grades.
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We selected OJA because of the creative experiential learning environment using the nutritional science lab, edible education experience garden, technology, art, music, language, and sports integrated with core curriculum. We have been thrilled with the dedicated, caring teachers who go above and beyond to help our students learn, grow and succeed.
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Orlando, FL is $7,946 for elementary schools and $6,709 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Orlando, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).