Sonshine Christian Academy
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 (2023)
- Top Ranked FL School
- Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
- Enrollment: 258 students
- Yearly Tuition: $4,000
- Acceptance rate: 90%
- Average class size: 16 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: Verified school update
Sonshine Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Summer School Offered
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
Classroom Dress Code
VARIES BY GRADE LEVEL
VARIES BY GRADE LEVEL
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tution for Kindergarten $3750 Tution for 1st - 6th $4000 Tuition for 7th - 11th $4200
National avg.: 85%
Total Sports Offered
Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4H Program, Beginning Concert Band, Fine Arts, Intermediate Concert Band, Karate, Praise band
- 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.
Source: Verified school update
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Sonshine Christian Academy cost?
Sonshine Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $4,000 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Sonshine Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Sonshine Christian Academy is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 86%.
What sports does Sonshine Christian Academy offer?
Sonshine Christian Academy offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering and Softball.
What is Sonshine Christian Academy's ranking?
Sonshine Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Least expensive tuition and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Sonshine Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Sonshine Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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