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Dr. Larry Taylor
Dr. Larry Taylor
Dr. Larry Taylor is in his twentieth year as the Head of School at Prestonwood Christian Academy (PCA) in Plano, Texas. Prestonwood Christian Academy serves more than 1,600 students enrolled at four campuses as part of its school system. PCA Plano serves Pre-K3 through 12th grade. PCA North in Prosper (Pre-K3 through 9th grade) is celebrating its sixth school year with more than 230 students and is now enrolling through 10th grade as it grows to the first graduating class of 2023. PCAplus is celebrating record-breaking enrollment in its virtual academy, and part-time students, and has been serving students for 11 years. St. Timothy Christian Academy is a K through 12th grade school for students with learning differences which joined PCA’s School System in 2017. The King’s Academy, an inner-city school for low income families opened its doors in August 2019 starting with PK, Kindergarten and First Grade the first year.

Dr. Taylor recently accepted the role as president of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and will serve in a dual role through this year. ACSI works with more than 25,000 schools in 108 countries, and helps more than 5.5 million students worldwide receive a Christian education. ACSI also provides services to schools such as, accreditation, legal/legislative assistance, and curriculum publishing.

Dr. Taylor has served as President of the Texas Private Schools Association (TPSA) Board of Directors, and served on the Board of Directors for the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), and the ACSI Education Foundation prior to accepting the president position.

Prior to PCA, Dr. Taylor served for twelve years at The First Academy in Orlando, Florida as a High School Principal and Assistant Headmaster. He also has held teaching positions within the public-school system. Dr. Taylor co-launched a national training institute for schools, “Becoming a Kingdom School Institute” and founded the Student Leadership Institute (SLi) program. He developed a training program for parents titled, “Becoming a Kingdom Family.” Dr. Taylor published the book, Running With The Horses, that helps parents raise children to be servant-leaders for Christ and helps to build a family plan.

Dr. Taylor received his Ph.D. in Philosophy in Leadership Studies from Dallas Baptist University (2009); his Master’s Degree from Nova University (1993) and his Bachelor’s degree from University of Central Florida (1986). Dr. Taylor has been married to Delinda Rose Taylor for 34 years and has five sons, Bryce, who graduated from Yale University and Notre Dame Graduate School and is married to Julia; Luke, a graduate of Princeton University, and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and is married to Ruthie; Zeke, a graduate of Florida State University; Chas, a graduate of Rice University, and currently in law school at the University of Chicago and is married to Madeline; and an adopted son, DeMarcus, a graduate of Ouachita Baptist University.