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Christi/STEPSS Academy: Based in Sunrise FL (20 minutes west of Downtown Ft. Lauderdale), Christi / STEPSS Academy is two schools in one. STEPSS Academy is geared toward providing education for children in the autism spectrum, while Christi Academy deals with any learning disabilities and regular education for students in Grades K-12. Our curriculum and course of study meets the requirements of the State of Florida.
Orlando Christian Prep (OCP) in Orlando in Orange County is an accredited private Christian school offering pre-school through to 12th grade programs. The academic goal of Orlando Christian Prep is to produce critical thinkers, innovative problem solvers, Christ-like leaders, and passionate learners. Orlando Christian Prep has a rich history that extends all the way back to 1960. While persevering through challenging times, Orlando Christian Prep has stayed on the cutting edge of brain-based education with continuing momentum for the future.
The academic goal of Orlando Christian Prep is to produce critical thinkers, innovative problem solvers, Christ-like leaders, and passionate learners. At Orlando Christian Prep, it is our mission to train world changers. Whether your child is just starting his / her academic career, or nearing the end of high school, or anywhere in between, we offer excellent and numerous opportunities for success in academics, athletics, fine arts, leadership, foreign language and technology.
Orlando Christian Prep is accredited by the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (FACCS).
Young Achievers Learning Center is located on Avenue North in St. Petersburg in Pinellas County, FL. It is an accredited Preschool, Kindergarten & Elementary School offering programs to children from PK through to 5th Grade. Our curriculum is based on the belief that children learn best when they are exposed to a variety of learning experiences. We expose children to an array of learning experiences and encourage exploration.
At Young Achievers Learning Center, we offer a skill based, individualized learning program and have an in-house private school serving grades Kindergarten through fifth grade. This combination and our environment makes ours a high quality, superior program designed for successful and varied experiences.
We are child oriented and we pay attention to the whole child. We treat children with the dignity and care they deserve. Things that are important to children are important to us. We attend to their social and emotional needs by talking to them, guiding them throughout the day and encouraging friendships and social skills. A kind word, a listening ear, a gentle environment and an age-appropriate schedule make the child feel special.
Indigo Christian Junior Academy is a Seventh-Day Adventist private school located in Daytona Beach, Volusia County FL. We provide Christian academic education to boys and girls from Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) through 8th Grade.
We believe that true education develops the spiritual, mental, and physical powers of each student; preparing them for the joy of service in this life and for the higher joy of service in the life to come.
Summit-Questa Montessori School, Ft. Lauderdale area
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Located on a beautiful 10-acre campus in Davie, Broward County FL (just 15 minutes west of Fort Lauderdale), Summit Questa Montessori School is a private school community of educators, children, parents and extended family committed to the Montessori philosophy. We provide full-time and part-time Montessori-based Early Childhood (Pre-K - Kindergarten) classes, as well as a full academic curriculum for children from 1st - 8th Grade.
Summit-Questa assists in developing all the aspects of the individual, including the child's self-creation of who they become. Our program has also been validated by our middle school graduates who have been accepted, and excelled in many of the top high-schools in South Florida.
We are located on a beautiful 10 acre campus, with native habitats, edible schoolyard vegetable gardens, butterfly gardens, a wetland preserve, and brand new gymnasium and pool.
Located in the heart of Pembroke Pines FL, just 20 minutes west of Fort Lauderdale, Paladin Academy is a private, co-ed, non-sectarian school that focuses exclusively on students with mild learning differences.
For over 30 years, we’ve provided a rigorous college-preparatory curriculum for talented K-12 students who hold average to above average intelligence.
Paladin's mission is to provide a unique and nurturing environment for students with learning challenges. Many of our students have been diagnosed with ADD, ADHD, dyslexia or simply require a smaller classroom environment to be successful.
Our curriculum utilizes multi-sensory strategies and specifically chosen support materials to teach, remediate and facilitate each student’s individual learning needs. Our multi-sensory and individualized educational program builds a foundation for life-long success.
Accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools (SACS CASI), the school campus includes two technology labs, science labs, basketball courts, soccer field, swimming facilities and more. Paladin Academy is located near I-75 and Sheridan Street.
The Paladin Academy is a participant of the McKay Scholarship Program.
“Paladin has helped me with my work ethic. I have made many friends and teachers actually show they care by taking the time to help.”
- Paladin Student
St. Paul's School in Clearwater in Pinellas County is a private school affiliated with the Episcopal Church offering grades PreK - 8. The school is comprised of three divisions: Early Childhood, Lower School and Middle School. While each division has its own identity, all benefit from being part of a larger school community. Together, they represent the beginning of a lifelong journey of learning for Saint Paul's students.
St. Paul's is accredited by the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS), Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), and the Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC), among others.