Community Leadership Academy is accredited by AdvancED in conjunction with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and our Junior Academy is certified by the Florida League of Christian Schools (FLOCS: #44012).

Accreditation through SACS/ AdvancED provides parents with peace of mind, knowing that the school is committed to the highest standards of excellence and accountability in professional education. Students enjoy the ease of transferring credits from one school to another and greater access to scholarships and post-secondary opportunities. Our FLOCS certification and identification by FLOCS as a School of Excellence provides parents with assurance that all state standards for safety and excellence in preschool education are met and exceeded.


advancED_logoAdvancED is the world’s largest education community, serving more than 30,000 public and private schools and districts across the United States and in more than 70 countries that educate over 16 million students. As the global leader in advancing education excellence through accreditation and school improvement, AdvancED believes that students must be prepared to succeed in a constantly-evolving and diverse world and that educational institutions have a deep responsibility to deliver quality education to students from all walks of life. AdvancED insists on a relentless pursuit of excellence – for itself and for the institutions it accredits. This ethic of excellence ensures that institutions will find rich benefits from accreditation and that parents can confidently make informed decisions about their children’s education, knowing their child’s school is accredited.


FLOCS_logoFlorida League of Christian Schools is recognized by the State of Florida Department of Children and Families as a certification agent for Christian schools and childcare facilities, including after school programs according to ordinances 402.301, 402.316, and 402.319 regarding religious exemption. All childcare centers certified under the Florida League of Christian Schools are closely monitored and maintain standards according to the Florida League of Christian Schools Preschool Manual. FLOCS is honored to recognize schools that stand out in their fields. Our goal at the Florida League of Christian Schools is to see each of our schools honoring God by representing His kingdom with the highest standards of excellence. The FLOCS inspection process is one way in which we can validate quality schools against a recognized set of quality standards that are respected by every agency within our state and much of our nation.

Accreditation and NCAA Eligibility

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Our high school program is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, which is a division of Cognia (formerly AdvancED).This is considered the gold standard for all accreditations and benefits students who are seeking enrollment in competitive colleges and universities.

Additionally, student athletes seeking NCAA eligibility benefit from our guidance counseling and our high school academic program which has been fully cleared by the NCAA.