Westwood Christian School
Westwood Christian School Photo #6 - Emmanuel Dowuona, received full basketball scholarship at Purdue University.
- 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
Westwood Christian School places among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- Student Body Largest student body
- School History Oldest founding date
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)|
National Council for Private School Accreditation
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Circle C Ranch Summer Camp|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||539 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 41%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||45 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Number of AP Courses||10 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||$6,370-$9,500 (k2-12 grade)|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Mr. Diana Salermo|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Flag Football,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
- 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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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Miami Grades: PK-8 | 696 students
12975 Sw 6th St
Miami, FL 33184
(305)227-1150 3.5 PK-8
- Miami Grades: PK-8 | 528 students
7303 Southwest 64th Street
Miami, FL 33143
(305)661-8591 4.6 PK-8
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