Westlake Christian School
- Our approach to education is guided by the belief that God has gifted each student with unique talents and abilities.
- Westlake partners with the home to help identify, nurture, and develop these gifts.
- We believe students learn better in classrooms designed to meet them at their individual level in all areas: academic, spiritual, social, emotional, and physical. We prepare the next generation of leaders, our students, to be the best thinkers and problem-solvers as they leave our halls and move into high school.
- The Westlake student experience is characterized by three distinct elements: Westlake students encounter a challenging, rigorous academic program that promotes excellence through the use of research-based curricula and a best practices instructional approach.
- Westlake students encounter a commitment to Biblical truth and Christian character.
- The goal of ongoing personal, spiritual development is incorporated into the community, culture, and classroom.
- Westlake students encounter an innovative 21st Century Learning environment and philsophy through a focus on readiness skills. Westlake's students perform well academically, having placed in the top ten percent in the country on standardized assessments over the years.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Speech therapy/support offered through Pinellas County|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012|
|Total Students||491 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 41%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Number of AP Courses||4 courses|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Jayanne K. Roggenbaum|
|Admissions Associate||Amanda Hensley|
|Total Sports Offered||12 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Flag Football,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Interscholastic Sports Program (5th-8th)|
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Greek School, Mandarin Chinese Program, Math Teams, Odyssey of the Mind Teams
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Choral Club, Drama Club
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Karate Club, Sports Academy for Kindergarten through Fourth Grades
- Named National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence
- Accredited by the Florida Kindergarten Council, the Florida Council of Independent Schools, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/AdvancED
- Well-rounded, Rigorous, College Preparatory Environment
- Integration of the Biblical Worldview
- Technology Integration in All Subjects
- Duke University Talent Identification Program
- High School Credit Courses in Middle School
- Award-winning Academic Teams, Art, and Music
- Odyssey of the Mind
- Robofest Competition
- On-site Preschool, Before and After Care
- Summer School Scholars Program
- Robust, Varied Electives
- Small Class Sizes Led by Experienced, Dedicated Faculty
- Specials/Enrichment Classes
- Competitve Athletics for Grades 5-8
- State-of-the-art Technology Program
- New Science Lab
- Theatrical Productions
- After School activities for all grade levels starting at Kindergarten, including Mandarin Chinese, Chess, Karate, Sports Academy, Greek School, Art Club, Chorus Club, and more.
- Fine Arts Emphasis
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Palm Harbor Grades: NS-12 | 35 students
2109 Nebraska Ave
Palm Harbor, FL 34683
(727)781-1234 1.4 NS-12
- Clearwater Grades: NS-8 | 486 students
1350 Court St
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727)461-1207 7.1 NS-8
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