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Westminster Christian School

Westminster Christian School is a coeducational private Other traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

Westminster Christian School says

Westminster has been serving the Pre-K 3 through 12th grade children of Christian families for over 50 years. Known for its excellence in academics, fine arts and athletics, Westminster delivers a solid college preparatory education from a distinctly Christian perspective. Westminster's diverse students are helped to live lives of responsible action as leaders at school and in the community. Westminster students enjoy their academic experience and make life-long friends. Westminster's Preschool is developmental in concept and encourages children to learn through teacher-directed exploration. Classes are small and offer a variety of learning opportunities including music, computer training, Spanish and art.Elementary students learn the core subjects with their classroom teachers and their horizons are broadened through support classes in physical education, art, computer usage, Spanish, music, and a fantastic World Wonder science enrichment program. A reading lab and learning disability therapy are available to support the academic program.Westminster's Middle School uses theme-based units taught across all academic subjects and utilizes culminating activities for each unit to reinforce the topic studied. The Middle School offers three levels of instruction in academic subjects including honors level classes and, in some subject areas, smaller classes for students who need extra support. Students are offered a variety of elective courses to help them find their gifts and enjoy new experiences.High School students at Westminster are offered a challenging array of courses preparing them for eventual entrance into higher education. Our graduates are routinely accepted at the country's finest colleges and universities. Students may take College-prep level, Honors level or Advanced Placement level courses to fulfill their course requirements for graduation. High School students are encouraged to give back to the community by earning community-service credits, which are a requirement for graduation.All Westminster students, Preschool through High School, study Bible through age-appropriate curriculum material. Students at each level of the school attend weekly chapels which include music and presentations reinforcing God's Word.Students in Preschool through High School receive training in the visual and performing arts. Westminster considers training in the arts to be an essential part of a well-rounded education.Westminster students elect their own Student Councils in the Elementary, Middle and High Schools to organize events and provide leadership. Many clubs are available for students in Middle and High School including academic honors clubs, special interest clubs and service clubs. Elementary students may participate in an after-school club program that includes academic, sports, crafts and special interest clubs. A school-wide yearbook is published annually and includes all levels of the school, Preschool through High School.

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Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (305) 233-2030
Email
  cstone@wcsmiami.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 1,039
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 34
Kindergarten 36
1 42
2 65
3 43
4 54
5 55
6 72
7 107
8 105
9 103
10 101
11 120
12 102

Westminster Christian School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Westminster Christian School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 11 : 1
Gender 48% Male / 52% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 31%
Hispanic/Latino 62%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 1%

Extracurriculars

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other school associations

Other special emphasis assocations

Other religious school associations

Christian Schools International (CSI)

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