Private Schools in Polk County, Florida

There are 44 Private Schools in Polk County, Florida, serving a population of 652,256 people in an area of 1,797 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 14,824 people, and 1 Private School per 40 square miles.

In Florida, Polk County is ranked 35th of 67 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 20th of 67 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Polk County Private Schools

Find Polk County, Florida private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.

All Saints Academy 5001 Route 540 Winter Haven, FL

Bethel Christian Academy PO Box 2006 Winter Haven, FL

Beymer Methodist Preschool 700 North Lake Howard Drive Winter Haven, FL

Calvary Church 1945 North Florida Avenue Lakeland, FL

Candlelight Christian Academy 209 East Sessoms Avenue Lake Wales, FL

Church Of The Resurrection Catholic School 3720 Old Road 37 Mulberry, FL

Crossroads School- Lakeland 6949 Old Polk City Road Lakeland, FL

Endtime Christian School Of Excellence 200 South 3rd Street Lake Wales, FL

Excel Christian Academy 6505 Odom Road Lakeland, FL

Families of Faith Christian Academy 4406 South Florida Avenue Lakeland, FL

First Methodist School 455 South Broadway Avenue Bartow, FL

Ft Meade Academy PO Box 360 Fort Meade, FL

Geneva Classical Academy 4410 Co Road 540A Lakeland, FL

Grace Lutheran School 320 Bates Avenue Southeast Winter Haven, FL

Greater Faith Academy 2035 West Parker Street Lakeland, FL

Greater St. Paul Academy 1130 North Webster Avenue Lakeland, FL

Head Of The Class Learning Center Ii 1836 Kathleen Road Lakeland, FL

Heritage Christian Academy 244 Avenue D Southwest Winter Haven, FL

Heritage Christian Academy 1543 Bartow Road Lakeland, FL

Highlands Christian Academy 4210 Lakeland Highlands Road Lakeland, FL

Immanuel Lutheran Church and School 1449 34th Street Northwest Winter Haven, FL

Lakeland Christian School 1111 Forest Park Street Lakeland, FL

Lakeland Grace Academy 6754 South Carter Road Lakeland, FL

Lakeside Private School 825 Sun Ridge Village Drive Winter Haven, FL

Landmark Christian High School 2020 East Hinson Avenue Haines, FL

Lighthouse Christian Learning Center 706 Melbourne Avenue Haines, FL

Mulberry Christian Academy PO Box 1109 Mulberry, FL

NorthRidge Christian Preschool 2250 Highway 17 Haines, FL

Oasis Christian Academy 2105 King Road Southwest Winter Haven, FL

Old Paths Christian Academy 5795 Imperial Lakes Boulevard Mulberry, FL

Ridge Assembly of God 41219 North US Highway 27 Davenport, FL

Saint Josephs Catholic School 535 Avenue M Northwest Winter Haven, FL

Sonrise Christian School - Pre K - 12th + Daycare - VPK 3151 Hardin Combee Road Lakeland, FL

Spirit Christian Academy 551 East Eagle Avenue Eagle Lake, FL

St Luke's Christian Academy 910 Quincy Street Lakeland, FL

St. Joseph's Academy 310 Frank Lloyd Wright Way Lakeland, FL

St. Paul Lutheran Church & School 4450 Harden Boulevard Lakeland, FL

The Monarch School 1736 New Jersey Road Lakeland, FL

The Vanguard School 22000 North US Highway 27 Lake Wales, FL

Victory Christian Academy 1401 Griffin Road Lakeland, FL

Virtue Academy PO Box 81 Frostproof, FL

Winter Haven Adventist Academy 401 Avenue K Southeast Winter Haven, FL

Winter Haven Christian School 1700 Buckeye Loop Road Winter Haven, FL

Word of Life Christian School 1555 West Main Street Bartow, FL

About Polk County Private Schools

Polk County Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Polk County, FL. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Florida Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Florida State to provide education to all children.

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Polk County Private School Statistics

Find Polk County Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Polk County Private School Enrollment
 Polk CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment2,772130,857
Kindergarten Enrollment1,048 (11.6%)34,646 (15.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)3,246 (9.8%)113,925 (12.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)4,552 (13.3%)120,499 (12.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)3,096 (8.8%)107,923 (10.9%)
Polk County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Polk CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education27,947 (6.1%)723,824 (4.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)42,137 (9.1%)1,045,665 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)163,614 (35.4%)4,231,678 (28.8%)