Mission Statement

Canterbury School of Florida educates and nurtures the whole child in mind, body and spirit in preparation for college and an honorable life as a responsible steward of our world.


Core Values

Senior Traditions


We foster a love of learning by discovering and celebrating individual talents and skills through engagement with exemplary teachers in distinctive academic, artistic, athletic, and extracurricular activities.
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As an independent school in the Episcopal tradition, we instill and expect integrity, honesty, moral courage, personal accountability, respect, and compassion for others within the context of spiritual awareness.
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Respecting the diversity of others and valuing the relationships uniting us as a school community, we inspire individual responsibility and a commitment to serve.


Portrait of a Canterbury Graduate

A Canterbury Graduate is...

  • Academically prepared

  • Intellectually curious 

  • Poised and confident

  • Models integrity and respects differences

  • Demonstrates leadership and self-discipline

  • Approaches each day with enthusiasm and purpose

  • Views the world with empathy, humility, and compassion


The Canterbury Honor Code

As a member of the Canterbury family, I pledge to uphold my personal integrity, promote equality and be respectful and considerate. I will be honest and sincere, facing each day with a positive attitude.