Private Schools in Lake Wales, Florida

There are 3 Private Schools in Lake Wales, Florida, serving a population of 15,401 people in an area of 19 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 5,133 people, and 1 Private School per 6 square miles.

In Florida, Lake Wales is ranked 136th of 1036 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 215th of 1036 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Lake Wales Private Schools

Find Lake Wales, 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.


Candlelight Christian Academy 209 East Sessoms Avenue Lake Wales, FL

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

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

About Lake Wales Private Schools

Lake Wales 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 Lake Wales, 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.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Lake Wales Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Lake Wales private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Lake Wales private school test scores

Lake Wales Private School Statistics

Find Lake Wales Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Lake Wales Private School Enrollment
 Lake WalesPolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment842,842
Kindergarten Enrollment8 (3.2%)876 (10.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)59 (5.6%)2,951 (8.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)74 (9.0%)3,996 (11.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)40 (5.5%)2,828 (8.2%)
Lake Wales Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Lake WalesPolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education745 (7.3%)28,433 (6.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,139 (11.2%)42,077 (9.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,299 (32.5%)159,148 (35.5%)