Grades: NS-9 | 181 students
To establish a safe, loving, caring, sanitary environment that stresses high academics and Christ like character for Infants through Junior High School ages.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Other religious school association(s)
|Religious Affiliation||Assembly of God|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-9|
|Total Students||181 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 31%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||13 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(blue pants, yellow shirts - boys - blue jumpers, dress slacks, or skirts and yellow button down shirts for girls.)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Oct. 1|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,185|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$500|
|Admissions Director||Ms. Eileen Brown|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Indoor Soccer, Intramural Sports Only, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketball, Indoor Soccer,
Intramural Sports Only, Soccer,
Track and Field
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||8 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Basketball and Soccer Clinic, D.E.A.R time - (Drop Everything And Read time), Dance for plays, Piano Lessons, Spanish, after school courses (home ec, arts and crafts, technology use ( iPads, kindles, tablets...) Piano Lessons, Spanish, Basketball and Soccer Clinic,
D.E.A.R time - (Drop Everything And Read time),
Dance for plays,
after school courses (home ec,
arts and crafts,
technology use ( iPads, kindles, tablets...),
- In 1983, with the support of the congregation, classes began in the church basement of First Assembly of God church in Bayonne. To this day Beacon Christian Academy and Little Lamb Preschool continue to work hard, keeping its promise of academic excellence within a Christian environment.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
BayonneGrades: K-12 | 17 students
30 Prospect Avenue
Bayonne, NJ 07002
BayonneGrades: PK-8 | 483 students
19 W 13th St
Bayonne, NJ 07002
Jersey CityGrades: PK-K | 81 students
317 Third Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
NewarkGrades: 9-12 | 306 students
228 W Market St
Newark, NJ 07103
PatersonGrades: PK-12 | 135 students
900 Madison Ave
Paterson, NJ 07501
Great school! I can't think of a better and safer environment for my daughters to thrive. Keep up the good work.
- Posted by Parent - carli
Beacon Christian Academy is a school passionate about education and developing strong moral character! The teachers and staff are authentic and sincere and set a fine example of the high moral standards to which they hold the students accountable. The classes are smaller than public schools, and every child has access to individual time with their teachers to enhance learning. They promote a bully free school and student safety is a top priority! I love that my son is getting a balanced education, including the arts, music, language, math, science, PE and more. Because of his teacher's dedication to academics and teaching responsibility, my son has been on the Honor Roll all year round. They are also dedicated to teaching him Christian values. I am so proud of him. Especially, when I hear him recite so many different Bible verses. It's awesome! I highly recommend giving BCA serious consideration when deciding who will educate your child, especially during their formative years.
- Posted by Parent - hilda
beacon is the best school ever!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - geann
BCA is the best! caring, talented staff! Bravo!
- Posted by Teacher - suzan
Love, love, love the school! warm environment for my kids to learn and grow.
- Posted by Parent - carli
The star quality of BCA is that the teachers and staff really care about the students, like one, big family.
- Posted by Parent - alici
At BCA the curriculum, and spiritual foundation is awesome!!! The faculty, and administration is passionate, and dedicated. We are more than grateful of the great experience it has been to have our daughter enrolled at BCA. Her academic and spiritual Growth is beyond our expectations. Thanks BCA for all you do for all the families that are trusting you daily with there children's growth, and thanks for all you have done and continue to do for our family!!!
- Posted by Parent - Rosem
Grandparent - great facilities - a legacy in Bayonne, NJ. Happy to see that it is going to continue for the next generation!
- Posted by Parent - pasto
Great staff. Clean, caring environment. Love the high academic standard offered.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - pasto
all 3 of my children have attended BCA. They are all well off because of the wonderful foundation and Christian teachings provided! I HIGHLY recommend BCA!
- Posted by Parent - sisdo
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