Plymouth Christian Academy

5.00 (5 reviews)
43065 Joy Road
Canton, MI 48187-0481
Tel: (734)459-3505
Grades: PK-12 | 534 students
Since 1976, Plymouth Christian Academy, in partnership with parents, has been educating students from a biblical worldview and equipping them for a lifetime of learning, leadership and service. Over alumni are making an impact worldwide in their careers, families and ministries.
We welcome you to visit our school and find out what it means to be a part of the PCA family!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 534 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Plymouth Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English, AP Government, AP US History
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Relaxed school uniform for elementary; Casual for secondary)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition schedule available at school office - varies by grade
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Admissions Director Jenny Middleton
Admissions Associate Peggy Paulson


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Elementary Jump Rope Club, Elementary Robotics Club, Elementary Walking Club, German Club, German Honor Society, High School Class Officers, High School Robotics Team, The Atoms Family, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Student Council German Club, Elementary Jump Rope Club,
Elementary Robotics Club,
Elementary Walking Club,
German Honor Society,
High School Class Officers,
High School Robotics Team, The Atoms Family,
National Art Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Plymouth Christian Academy is a nondenominational Christian School located on a beautiful 45 acre campus in Canton, MI. Our program is more than academics, providing a well-rounded education designed to meet the needs of each student. A strong college preparatory program including AP classes, Dual Enrollment, athletics and fine arts are all taught in a nurturing and challenging environment. It is our desire that our students achieve the highest level of knowledge, skill and character development in order to serve God and others. Parents choose PCA for its biblical worldview, academic excellence, and the individual attention each student receives made possible by our small class size. 
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School Reviews

   5.00 out of 5 (5 reviews)
5.0 Stars   08/16/16
I now have 2 children attending PCA (this is our 6th year). The teachers are nurturing, passionate and knowledgeable. My children are challenged (in a good way) academically and retain the information they learn. The small class sizes help with individual attention when needed and the teachers are flexible when it comes to different learning styles/needs. There is a lot of parental involvement (it's not required but because of the family feel to the school, people just want to be involved/help out)
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5.0 Stars   08/05/16
I had a wonderful experience as a student at PCA. The faculty truly cares about students' spiritual and academic well-being. I also deeply value the life-long friendships I was able to form, as well as the education that prepared me to excel at the college level. As a teacher now myself, I can better appreciate how "above and beyond" PCA teachers go for their students.
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5.0 Stars   08/05/16
We are so blessed to have Plymouth Christain! We feel our children are excelling in academics and love the focus and attention on each individual student. Every staff member knows every child and is passionate about caring for them and teaching them. It's a wonderful school!!!
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5.0 Stars   08/05/16
i've had 3 kids graduate from pca. two more to go! it's been a great school for my family. love the small class sizes - makes so much difference! some people think that if your student attends a small school, it reduces their chances for getting into good colleges. false. i've got a U of M (AA) grad, a Hope College and Liberty Univ grad, and another still in college. really thankful we invested all these years.
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5.0 Stars   08/05/16
My family has been at PCA since 2002 .. my daughter graduated in 2013 .. I have a son who is an 8th grade who is actually a before lifer at PCA (I was pregnant with him when I registered him for preschool) ... we love PCA .. the academics and sports are wonderful .. the teachers love their students and they love what they teach ... the staff is awesome .. they take the time to care about not only your student but you the parents with love and prayers .. it's family kind of school .. we care about your students academics, their sports ability but we want to see them grow in their love for God and His Son Jesus .. for us that is key
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