Our mission is to lead each student to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ by consistently teaching the Word of God while providing personalized academic excellence.
In accomplishing our mission, we focus on the following priorities: ' Seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness in accordance with Matthew 6:33.
' Strive as a teaching staff to meet the highest standards of professionalism and Christian example in our instruction.
' Provide Christ centered curricula to ensure sound academic achievement in all areas of study.
' Maintain accreditation through Florida League of Christian Schools (FLOCS) for grades Kindergarten - 12th, to ensure excellence in academic requirements.
' Accurately assess the needs of individual students; and ' Partner with your family to achieve your student's success.
Understanding the importance of commitment, communication, and teamwork, I look forward to ministering to your family this school year.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 258 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Sonshine Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1985
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
258 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Sonshine Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(VARIES BY GRADE LEVEL)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tution for Kindergarten $3750 Tution for 1st - 6th $4000 Tuition for 7th - 11th $4200
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Lorie Johnson
Admissions Associate
Shelly DeLee

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
4H Program, Beginning Concert Band, Fine Arts, Intermediate Concert Band, Karate, Praise band

School Notes

  • We accept applications on a first-come, first-serve basis. Feel free to contact our office or check our website at sonshinechristian.com should you have questions. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 258 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Florida is $9,425 for elementary schools and $10,466 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Florida is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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