Our Mission

Westminster Academy is a Christ-centered, biblically-based college preparatory school dedicated to equipping covenant students to excel by using their gifts and talents for God’s glory.

Your Journey Begins Here

Since 1971, Westminster Academy has served families and students in the Fort Lauderdale area as a Christian school with a focus on academic rigor and faith formation.

Students from preschool through twelfth grade are challenged to become exceptional thinkers, lifelong learners, and influential leaders with a biblical worldview for college and life.

Broward County Christian school

Our Graduates

The Class of 2022 by the numbers…

The Class of 2022 collectively received college scholarship offers exceeding…

$4,772,664

Percentage of students who earned 12 or more college credits while attending WA…

44%

45 out of 69 graduates in the Class of 2022 performed over 200 hours of service

View the full PDF of the Class of 2018 By The Numbers…

What do others say?

Notable College Acceptances

Why Westminster Academy?

Championship Athletics

First-place finish in the Boys Division of the Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup All-Sports Award presented by the Florida High School Athletic Association

Award-Winning Fine Arts

Numerous class offerings in music, band, chorus, and orchestra. Students receive an age-appropriate background in the fine arts beginning in PK2.

Innovative Robotics Program

Students in grade 7–12 can be a part of FIRST Robotics where they can learn about teamwork and technology together.

Harvard Model Congress

The Harvard Model Congress exposes students to political theory, and process, with a large focus on current events.

Community

From preschool to commencement, the unique experience at WA develops a deep sense of community that lasts a lifetime.

Blue Ribbon School

The Westminster Academy Lower School was selected to be a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School for being an Exemplary High Performing School.

Curriculum

Dynamic student assessments throughout the year deliver metrics used to drive individualized curriculum adjustments.

Biblical Worldview Development

An age-specific, integrated Bible curriculum, weekly chapel services, and spiritual retreats in Upper School all come together to provide a strong spiritual foundation.

1:1 Technology Program

Students learn to interact with technology responsibly as they use iPads (K–8) and MacBooks (grades 9–12) to go beyond textbooks.

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Advanced Placement Courses

13

Dual Enrollment Courses

21

Academic Honors Courses

15

Upper School Clubs & Organizations

Stock up on WA Spirit Wear!

Stop in for PE uniforms, spirit wear, hats, accessories, and a selection of WA outerwear approved for use over the school uniforms.

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Students in grades 6 through 12 are invited to come to Gangway, the Student Ministry at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church on Tuesdays. Follow @crpcgangway  for more information!
Today our faculty returned to campus! The very first thing we did together was worship the One we serve! We are truly excited to see what God has in store for each student that will walk on to our campus a week from today!
Playground renovations are nearly complete! We are excited to see our younger students enjoying this space!
We welcome our new faculty and look forward to the start of school on Tuesday, August 16!
The Lions Parent Association volunteers work hard each year to organize and manage the uniform bank. Don’t miss the annual summer sale in the gym on Saturday, July 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The LPA provides gently used uniforms for sale at a reduced cost. All funds received support the activities and events sponsored by our parent association throughout the year. Click the link in bio to RSVP for a time slot to shop!
Take a minute to hear a summer update from Director of Development, Sarah Hajduk. Thank you for making our 50th anniversary school year one of our very best! Our fiscal year ends June 30. Please consider expressing your enthusiasm for our school through a financial gift. Click the link in bio to donate.
Happy Father’s Day!
Reposted from @goodnewsfl—GOOD NEWS honors outstanding high school graduates in our 9th Annual Graduation Issue. Look inside to see who you recognize at digital.goodnewsfl.org/2022/june

 
Congratulations to WA Valedictorian Matthew Selbach and Salutatorian Carson Elmer!
“Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one's life for one's friends.” John 15:13

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