Education at UAF

Shaping Young Minds for a Bright Future

At the Universal Academy of Florida (UAF), we are dedicated to nurturing young minds and instilling a lifelong love for learning. Our commitment to academic excellence is the cornerstone of our educational philosophy.

Our Academic Divisions

UAF is organized into four distinctive divisions, each thoughtfully designed to cater to the specific needs of our students:

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  • Lower Elementary:

    This is where the foundation of knowledge and character is laid, ensuring a strong start to our students' academic journeys.
  • Upper Elementary:

    Building upon the fundamentals, this stage expands horizons, encouraging curiosity and engagement.
  • Middle School:

    A pivotal phase for growth and development, focusing on critical thinking, problem-solving, and ethical values.
  • High School:

    The pinnacle of our students' academic pursuits, preparing them for higher education and a successful future.


UAF is proud to hold several prestigious accreditations, including recognition from:

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  • CISNA (Council of Islamic Schools in North America)

    Recognizing our commitment to Islamic values and educational standards.
  • Cognia (formerly AdvancED)

    A global leader in accreditation services, ensuring we meet the highest standards of educational excellence.
  • FCIS (Florida Council of Independent Schools)

    Demonstrating our commitment to high standards and continuous improvement in education.
  • Florida VPK (Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program)

    Providing quality prekindergarten learning experiences for our youngest students.

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  • Beyond the Classroom

    At UAF, education transcends traditional boundaries. We offer a rich variety of extracurricular activities, enabling students to explore their interests, develop leadership abilities, and contribute positively to society. These activities include National Honor Society, Student Council, Hifth Al-Quran, Humanitarian Outreach, Robotics Club, American Sign Language club, Art club, Chess Club, Crochet Club and much more!
  • Comprehensive School Counseling and SEL Program

    To ensure the holistic development of our students, UAF provides comprehensive school counseling and a Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) curriculum. These initiatives empower students to navigate life's challenges with resilience, empathy, and emotional intelligence.
  • Core Subjects and Beyond

    Our rigorous curriculum encompasses core subjects, including English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and Foreign Language Studies. These subjects form the foundation of a well-rounded education, equipping our students with essential knowledge and skills.

Join Us on an Educational Journey

At UAF, we extend a warm invitation to join us on a transformative educational journey. We foster not only academic excellence but also character development, critical thinking, and a genuine passion for learning. Explore the diverse opportunities awaiting your child at every stage of their academic growth.
Founded in 1992, UAF is a private Islamic school for boys and girls in Daycare to Grade 12. Combining academic excellence while promoting Islamic understand and practices. UAF aims to produce bright students who are conscious of Allah and who maintain Islamic character and high academic standards.