Phil-Mont Christian Academy

35 Hillcrest Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038-0190
Tel: (215)233-0782
Grades: K-12 | 241 students
The mission of Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy is to provide excellent academic education from a consistent Christian world-and-life view for the children in Christian families.
The vision of Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy is to train ambassadors and disciples of Christ who are thoughtful, responsible, and biblically literate stewards of God's gifts and callings.
Phil-Mont upholds high standards of academic integrity. Students are expected to perform to the best of their God-given abilities.
The atmosphere of Phil-Mont is characterized by loving relationships in recognition of and in response to God's grace in individual lives and in His sustaining of the school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1943

Student Body

Total Students 241 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Phil-Mont Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1710
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms - khaki, navy blue)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition range: 11500 - 14700
% on Financial Aid
99%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Phil VanVeldhuizen
Admissions Associate Steve Koffel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chapel Leadership Team, Chapel Praise Team, Film/video Club, Improv Club, Interact Club (Rotary International), Literary & Art Magazine, Mock Trial Club, National Honor Society, Tech Club, Theater/Drama Club, Winter Tennis, Writers Workshop Improv Club, Tech Club, Winter Tennis, Chapel Leadership Team,
Chapel Praise Team,
Film/video Club,
Interact Club (Rotary International),
Literary & Art Magazine,
Mock Trial Club,
National Honor Society,
Theater/Drama Club,
Writers Workshop,

School Notes

Welcome to Phil-Mont, where families become part of a larger community which helps point children to Christ and prepares them for life and service in the kingdom of God. Our students benefit from godly teachers, who act as role-models for life, who pray with and for their students, who care about kids and take the time to help each student learn and express themselves using their God-given talents. We hope you prayerfully consider Phil-Mont for your family`s educational needs because the results reach far beyond head knowledge, athletic ability, or artistic excellence. Phil-Mont`s instruction helps students strive for their best, for the glory of their Creator and the good of all people.Please look over our information, check out our mission statement and then contact us or start the application process.

Crieria For Admission

  • That there be a credible profession of faith in Jesus Christ on the part of at least one parent of the applicant.
  • That there be membership in, and/or regular attendance at, a church in which the Bible is sincerely believed and faithfully taught.
  • That there be an understanding of, and agreement with, the purpose of Phil-Mont Christian Academy to provide children with a God-centered education in which Jesus Christ is acknowledged in every area of life.
  • That there be a commitment on the part of the parents to support the work of Phil-Mont Christian Academy through prayer, volunteer labor and financial contributions.
  • That each applicant give evidence of potential academic success in Phil-Mont Christian Academy`s program, based on past records, entrance tests and interviews.
  • That each applicant give evidence of emotional stability, a satisfactory behavior record and adequate social adjustment.

MISSION STATEMENT
Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy`s mission is to provide excellent academic education from a consistent Christian world-and-life view for children in Christian families, so that they as Christ`s disciples and ambassadors may be thoughtful, responsible, and biblically literate stewards of God`s gifts and calling
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