Private Schools - Broward County

Area Served: Broward and Palm Beach Counties
Grades Served: 9 through 12
Accreditation: National Private Schools Association; Florida Council of Private Schools
Academics: Small classes taught individually, at the student’s own learning pace. Our specially skilled, caring instructors serve students as mentor/counselors and are directly involved with each student’s educational and personal goals and are nurtured toward success. While the Academy is a college preparatory school with nearly 90% of its graduates entering colleges and universities annually, we welcome students who may need to progress at
a slower pace. No FCAT testing. Dual enrollment with the University of Florida’s various academic programs. The Academy is approved by the Immigration Department for foreign student visas.
Athletics: The Academy is NCAA approved for college sports scholarships. Many graduates have entered universities with football, baseball, golf, tennis, ice hockey and other sports scholarships in the past.
Tuition: $4,500/10 months; $900/summer academic program. Some vouchers and McKay scholarships accepted. Open enrollment policy
Academy High School
Coral Springs Campus
648 Riverside Dr.
Coral Springs, FL 33071
(954) 752-5038 / 888-992-1234
(561) 477-6102 Central  Fax
Executive Director: Joseph Butto, Jr.
Enrollment: 200-250
 

Area Served: Miami-Dade and Broward Counties
Accreditation: National Private Schools Association; Florida Council of Private Schools
Academics: Small classes taught individually, at the student’s own learning pace. Our specially skilled, caring instructors serve students as mentor/counselors and are directly involved with each student’s educational and personal goals and are nurtured toward success. While the Academy is a college preparatory school with nearly 90% of its graduates entering colleges and universities annually, we welcome students who may need to progress at a slower pace. No FCAT testing.
Dual enrollment with the University of Florida’s various academic programs. The Academy is approved by the Immigration Department for foreign student visas.
Athletics: The Academy is NCAA approved for college sports scholarships. Many graduates have entered universities with football, baseball, golf, tennis, ice hockey and other sports scholarships in the past.
Summer Program: Academics only for acceleration or for remedial purposes.
Tuition: $4,500/10 months; $900/summer academic program. Some vouchers and McKay scholarships accepted. Open enrollment policy. School is co-ed.
Academy High School
Davie Campus
4850 S. Pine Island Dr.
Ft. Lauderdale (Davie), FL 33328
(954) 434-2722 / 888-992-1234
(561) 477-6102 Central Office Fax
Director: Jorge Ditas
Enrollment: 200 (limited to 250)
Grades Served: 8 through 12
 

Principals:
Lower School - Claire Steingo - Plantation
Judith Rose - Davie
Upper School - Geri Stief
Enrollment: 745
Grades Served: K-12
Accreditation: Association of Independent Schools of Florida, Southern Assoc. of Colleges & Schools, Commission on International & Transregional Accreditation, National Council for Private Schools, Broward Cty. Non-Public School Association, Jewish Community Day School Network, Affiliated with the Central Agency for Jewish Education
Judaic Studies: The DPHDS inte-grates Jewish and American values.

Our school emphasizes the development of ethical and moral values from a Judaic perspective as well as an awareness and respect for our pluralistic society in which we live.
Awards: Voted the “Best Day School in Broward County”
Academics: Accelerated curriculum, honors and advanced placement classes. College Prep environment with 100% of students placed in very competitive four-year colleges and universities.
Athletics: Boys’ basketball (league champions), baseball, volleyball, softball, flag football, cheerleading, golf, track, tennis and soccer (league champions)
 
David Posnack
Hebrew Day School

6511 W. Sunrise Blvd.
Plantation, FL 33313
954-583-6100 office
954-791-5463 fax
Website: www.dphds.org
Headmaster: Dr. Leigh S. Byron

 


Raton, Parkland, Coral Springs
Ages Served: 12 months through Kindergarten
Hours of Operation: 7 am - 6 pm Monday - Friday, Closed National Holidays
Educational Programs: Preschool 4.5 hours (flexible scheduling) Extended Day and Full day program, Private Kindergarten
Special Programs: Spanish Immersion (ages 2 and up); Bilingual English/Spanish Pre-K; Smart Start (Parent/Child Classes); Summer Camp; Quality Swimming, Inc.: private and group instruction; Swim Team
Accreditation/Awards: Accredited by NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children);
Broward County Gold Seal Award; Bright Horizons Family Partnership Award
Description of Facility: Private campus made up of two free-standing buildings (courtyard style) each with its own multi-age playground, swimming pool, gymnasium and media center
Enrichment Activities: Offered to children ages 3 1/2 - 5: Computers, Spanish, Karate, Phonics, Music, Tennis, All Sports, Cooking, Dance, Cheerleading
Special Events: Fall Orientation, Curriculum Night, Annual Carnival, Parent Activity Committee
Owned and Operated by
Bright Horizons Family Solutions

 

Discovery Pre-School
Center
5601 Regency Lakes Blvd.
Coconut Creek, FL 33073
(954) 481-9500
Internet: www.brighthorizons.com
Email: coco@brighthorizons.com
Exec. Director: Frannie Cerniglia
Director: Penny Wenman
Areas Served: Coconut Creek, Boca

Florida Parenting
Description of Facility: A free-standing building, 15 classrooms (courtyard style), multi-age playground, swimming pool, gymnasium and media center
Enrichment Activities: Offered to children ages 3 1/2 to 5: Computers, Spanish, French, Karate, Cooking, Dance, Cheerleading
Special Events: Fall Orientation, Curriculum Night, Annual Carnival, Parent Activity Committee
Owned and Operated by
Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Ages Served: 18 months through Kindergarten
Hours of Operation: 7 am - 6 pm Monday-Friday, Closed National Holidays
Educational Programs: Preschool 4.5 hours (flexible scheduling) Extended Day and Full Day Program, Private Kindergarten
Special Programs: Smart Start (Parent/Child Classes), Summer Camp, Quality Swimming, Inc.: group and private instruction, Swim Team
Accreditation/Awards: Accredited by NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children); Broward County Gold Seal Award; Voted “Best Preschool in Coral Springs” by South
Discovery Pre-School
Center
4441 Coral Springs Dr.
Coral Springs, FL 33065
(954) 344-0590
Internet: www.brighthorizons.com
Email: coral@brighthorizons.com
Director: Randy Netko
Areas Served: Coral Springs, Parkland, Tamarac

Highlands Christian
Academy

Accreditation: Southern Accreditation of Colleges & Schools (SACS), Florida Association of Christian Colleges & Schools (FACCS), American Association of Christian Schools (AACS), Florida Association of Non-Public Schools (FANS), National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA) and The Commission on International & Transregional Accreditation (CITA).
Awards: Student received the National Achievement Scholar Award. Over 50% of 2003 graduates qualify for the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship. Award winning students for Creative Writing Language Arts and Spelling Bee Competitions. Two faculty members have been recognized as Regional Teacher of the Year by Wal-Mart.
Academics: Accelerated curriculum, honor classes, AP classes, dual enrollment program, on-line classes, fine arts, music and drama.

Uniforms: Shirts: royal blue, white or grey. Pants/Shorts/Skirts/Skorts: khaki, navy, plaid.
Athletic Programs: Football, boys golf, boys/ girls soccer, boys & girls basketball, boys & girls track & field, boys baseball, girls softball, girls volleyball, cheerleading. Elementary co-ed soccer and boys/girls basketball also available.
Athletic Awards: 26 District Championships, 25 Regional Championships 13 State Final 4 appearances and 2 State championships. Nat. Scoring Record set in October 1998 in Soccer by one player.
Tuition: $2,629 - $5,250/school year.
Aftercare: $1,150 - $1,940/school year.
Summer Camp: $100/week. Available for current or new students of H.C.A.
Sports Camps: Available to all
501 NE 48th St.
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
(954) 421-1747 - office
(954) 421-2429 - fax
Principal: Kennith Lopez
Permanent Building Capacity: 1045
Enrollment: 900
Grades Served: Pre K - 12

 

University School of Nova
Southeastern University

Director, Middle School:
Steven Blinder, Ed.D.
Director, Upper School:
Peter Sanders, M.S.
Enrollment: 1580
Grades Served: PreK - 12
Accreditation: Southern Assoc. of Colleges and Schools, FL Council of Ind. Schools, FL Kindergarten Council, Nat. Assn of Ind. Schools, Nat. Assn of Laboratory Schools, Educ. Records Bur.
Awards: Nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. Yearly recognition for excellence in academics, athletics, performing arts, faculty and community service including: National Merit Scholars, The Herald Silver Knight Award winners, top awards in Broward County Math competitions,
Advanced Placement scholars, Chess championship titles, national science and engineering competition winners.

Academics: Accelerated curriculum, honor classes, Advanced Placement, dual enrollment programs. 100% placement in leading colleges and universities.
Athletics: Middle school, JV and varsity sports: volleyball, cross-country, golf, soccer, swimming, basketball, cheerleading, wrestling, baseball, softball, tennis, and track and field.
Student Activities: Community service, fine arts, publications, clubs, athletics, organizations, and special events.
Test Scores: Superior standardized testing all grade levels. Above nat. averages in Advanced Placement testing & SAT.
Uniform Policy: Required
Tuition: $8,850 - $11,400/year
After Care: Available
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314-2398
(954) 262-4416 – (Middle/Upper School, grades 6-12)
(954) 262-4420 - (Lower School, grades PK-5)
Web site: http://wwwuschool.nova.edu
Headmaster:
Jerome S. Chermak, Ed.D.
Director, Lower School:
Elizabeth Brennan, Ed.D.