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

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 539 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Westwood Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1959
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
539 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
92%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Westwood Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
10 courses
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
$6,370-$9,500 (k2-12 grade)
Summer Program Cost Notes
Circle C Ranch Summer Camp
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mr. Diana Salermo

Sports

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Westwood Christian School?

The acceptance rate of Westwood Christian School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 85%.

Does Westwood Christian School offer a summer program?

Yes, Westwood Christian School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

What sports does Westwood Christian School offer?

Westwood Christian School offers 9 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball and Weightlifting.

What is Westwood Christian School's ranking?

Westwood Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Westwood Christian School?

The application deadline for Westwood Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 539 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Miami, FL is $15,310 for elementary schools and $17,138 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Miami, FL is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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