New students will receive an Initial package. Students will submit all registration forms to the school. (A transcript or report card is necessary for approval of all courses before the student may begin.) Once the course(s) and full payment are approved, the student will receive a Welcome Package containing important guides and student information. Once this process is complete, the student may begin.

Applying to MPCDI Academy of Excellence is simple - with just one form your student can begin to apply for admission to the Academy. In addition, helpful staff at the Academy will walk you through the form to make sure it’s all filled out right! Just click here and feel free to call us at (305)-754-1132.


When do I need to apply?
The sooner the better! We have a limited number of seats available in order to ensure that we can have small class sizes. For best results, apply early! Please call us at (305)-754-1132 for more information on exact deadlines!

How much is tuition?
Most families qualify for free tuition under the John M. McKay Scholarship Program and/or the Step Up for Students Scholarship. To find out if your family qualifies, call (305)-754-1132.

The McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities Program provides over 50,000 Florida students with special needs the opportunity to attend a participating private school during the 2023-2024 school year. For more information about this scholarship program, click here.

The Step Up for Students Scholarship Program provides K-12 scholarships for low-income school children.  Does your family qualify for the free or reduced lunch program?  If so, you may qualify for this program too.  Students who qualify may receive more than $5,800 for private school tuition. Please
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What about transportation?
We will assist you in obtaining transportation. There may be a small fee, or no fee at all, for students who qualify. With staff-supervised guidance from our secured location to the bus, your child is in good hands.

Can I tour the school facility?
Yes! Call (786)-953-7702 to schedule a facility tour where we'll show you our beautiful site!

What do I need to apply?
1 completion of application form 
2 have proof of residency in the city of Miami for more information call (786)-953-7702!

What is MPCDI Academy of Excellence policy on nondiscrimination?

The school has an open admission policy. No person, on the grounds of race, color, disability or national origin, is excluded or otherwise subjected to discrimination in the receiving of services. Nor does the school discriminate in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral and other aspects of employment on the basis of race, color, disability, age, gender, or national origin.
McDonalds Playworld Community Development, Inc.
Academy of Excellence
740 NW 58th Street | Miami, FL 33127 | 305-754-1132 | 305-433-8216