Westwood Christian School

  • Westwood Christian School has offered a superior education for over 60 years in the Miami area.
  • The campus sits on 30 acres of beautiful land in Horse Country and is home to over 500 students from K-2 through twelfth grade.
  • Since 1959, Westwood Christian has been recognized for its academic excellence and Christian principles teaching.
  • Students are instructed from a Biblical view with values that are taught and practiced in everyday school life.
  • The sequence of our courses is carefully maintained throughout each level in order to prepare students for their future education level. Preschool students learn in a fun and interactive program emphasizing the fundamentals of reading, phonics, counting and numbers. Elementary students gain a foundation of fundamental skills and concepts essential in a fun, active environment. Middle and high school students are challenged in core classes: Math, English, History, and Science. Honors, Dual Enrollment and Advanced Placement courses are availble for students that are interested and meet these course requirements. (Westwood Christian follows the course codes established by the Florida Department of Education).
  • In addition to the academic fundamentals, our program includes enrichment opportunities in the fine arts, technology, physical education, languages and sports. We have a professional, passionate and committed staff that are focused on preparing and enriching the lives of each of the students they teach.
  • We pride ourselves in ensuring that our graduates are well prepared to enter the best universities and to succeed in the path God has for them. We welcome you to visit our campus and personally experience our friendly and safe educational environment.
  • For more information, please contact Diana Salermo, Enrollment Director at 305.274.3380. X80237

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1959
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost NotesCircle C Ranch Summer Camp
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students539 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 41%
Students by GradeWestwood Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes$6,370-$9,500 (k2-12 grade)
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMr. Diana Salermo

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

School Notes

  • Westwood Christian School has been educating students in Dade County for over 60 years. We believe every child needs an excellent education to be prepared them for the future. We offer a distinctive Christian education based on the Word of God, the center of all truth. Our goal is to help our students develop a Christ-like character.The academic program at Westwood Christian School is focused on a college prep curriculum. We believe that our students need a strong academic foundation to be accepted in any university. We offer a variety of Honor, and AP courses. Our sports and fine art programs have achieved statewide awards and recognition. We depend on a superior faculty full of passion for educating and influencing every student they teach.  All of our teachers are fully accredited with the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Council for Private School Accreditation.We invite you to visit our campus and experience our beautiful learning environment.

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