The function of the Parkhurst Academy Board is to:


  • Seek God's will for Parkhurst Academy ​

  • Establish and foster the vision of Parkhurst Academy 

  • Hold title to school property

  • Enter into contracts for services and employment of personnel

  • Establish, review and update school policy and procedures

  • Promote and manage financial resources

  • Exemplify prayer support of the school



Board member spiritual qualifications require that prospective members give testimony of a personal relationship with Christ as their Lord and Savior, are active members of a local protestant/evangelical church, who are judged by current members to have a sincere interest in the success of Parkhurst Academy, and who are in agreement with the Mission, Faith and Philosophy of Parkhurst Academy and who possess gifts and talents that will benefit the school.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for Parkhurst Academy consists of up to nine individuals who serve without compensation. Board members are dedicated to the promotion and success of the school as they seek God's will and vision for the school.  The Board meets at a minimum once a month and as needed.  The Board consists of individuals from the community and the principal who serves in an advisory position.  The current Board of Directors of Parkhurst Academy is as follows:


Eric Austin-President

Christopher Hitte - Vice President

J. Kenneth Hitte



Parkhurst Academy

(321) 259-1590

3550 W Eau Gallie Blvd

Melbourne, Florida 32934