Pine Crest School

  • Pine Crest School is dedicated to the development of the individual by providing an unsurpassed academic preparation and experience, establishing an environment that fosters impeccable character and integrity, and empowering each student to fully express creativity and independence.
  • We believe that only through the confluence of education, character, and leadership can Pine Crest students achieve their personal best and share their finest with humanity.
  • While the preparation for higher education is always at the center of our efforts with children, Pine Crest School endeavors to inspire in our young people academic, moral, social, aesthetic, and athletic principles, which will enable them to live happy, rewarding and productive lives.
  • Pine Crest recognizes the need for all individuals to pursue a satisfying career and to enjoy leisure through recreational and cultural activities.
  • Accordingly, the School encourages, in addition to the achievement of the highest possible academic standards for each of our students, the development of good citizenship, with a demonstrated respect for all cultural, ethnic, racial and religious differences.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1934

Student Body

Total Students2436 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Pine Crest School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers196 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses31 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Lauderdale
    Grades: PK-12 | 2800 students
    12.8 miles
    12200 W. Broward Blvd.
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33325
    (954)472-0022
    12.8 PK-12
    2800
  • Fort Lauderdale
     Westminster Academy
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    (Presbyterian)
    Grades: NS-12 | 857 students
    0.9 miles
    5601 N Federal Highway
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
    (954)771-4600
    0.9 NS-12
    857
  • Fort Lauderdale
    Grades: PK-12
    11.4 miles
    3375 SW 75 Avenue
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
    (954)262-4506
    11.4 PK-12
    n/a
  • Fort Lauderdale
    Grades: 9-12 | 2171 students
    7.5 miles
    2801 Sw 12th St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    (954)581-0700
    7.5 9-12
    2171
  • Fort Lauderdale
    Grades: NS-12 | 1818 students
    3 miles
    2401 W Cypress Creek Road
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
    (954)905-5100
    3 NS-12
    1818

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The average private school tuition in Fort Lauderdale, FL is $7,817 for elementary schools and $13,837 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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