Peniel Baptist Academy

  • Peniel Baptist Academy is a ministry of Peniel Baptist Church.
  • PBA is fully accredited by the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools serving 2 year olds through 12th grade.
  • We use the ABEKA Curriculum and have degreed, Christian teachers. PBA..."Educating Students to Glory of God!".

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Peniel Baptist Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Students193 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Peniel Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size18 students
Advanced CoursesHonors Courses, Joint Enrollment Courses at SJRCC
Average ACT score20
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Modest Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,500
Tuition NotesPreschool is based on half or full day. K-6th: $3300. 7th-8th: $3500. 9th-12th: $3900.
% on Financial Aid
21%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,500
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorWendy Durden
Admissions AssociateTerrie Beach

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Athletics Booster Club, Mission Trips, Student Council

School Notes

  • PBA accepts the VPK4 Scholarship for 4 years olds!
  • PBA has high standardized test scores.
  • PBA has before and after school daycare available from 7am-6pm
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    3.6 miles
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    64.7 miles
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    (407)774-0168
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  • Saint Augustine
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    25.3 miles
    4056 Pine Run Circle
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    (904)794-1623
    25.3 K-12
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
After years of trying to find a school that fit my grandson needs. My grandson now goes to penal baptist academy. From day one,we were made to feel welcome the staff is very friendly and supportive.they worked hard to make sur he was on track for graduation,even offered tutoring. He is now a thriving student who loves school and has been able to make friends and is included by other students in activities thanks much to facility/ staff
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5  
my daughter goes to Penial academy and it is the best thing that ever happened to her.she was making d&e s at the public school now she is on A&B honor roll. what difference in the education she is getting.I am so honored to be able to have my girl there.THANK YOU PENIAL FOR ALL YOU DO FOR OUR KIDS.
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The average private school tuition in Florida is $7,780 for elementary schools and $9,837 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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