Paradise Christian School

Paradise Christian School & Development Center is a non-profit organization founded in 1981 by Dr.
Eileen Fluney in order to accommodate the educational and developmental needs of the many children and families who were constantly striving to overcome poverty.
By providing a day care and after school programs for these children, Dr.
Eileen Fluney and her staff and volunteers were able to alleviate one of many hardships faced by these families.
“Paradise Christian School & Development Center mission is “preparing The Leaders Of Tomorrow” offering a comprehensive High Quality Early Childhood and School-age program, which specializes in the social-emotional, physical, and intellectual development of each child; Along with our community partners, we have undertaken to inspire our children to build their self-esteem and confidence in themselves to achieve a foundation that no one can tear down.” At Paradise Christian School & Development Center, our goal is to provide access to high quality early and special education and life preparation to children of all abilities in our community.

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students
191 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Paradise Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Miami-dade County, FL is $13,426 for elementary schools and $14,998 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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