South Bay Christian Academy

Tel: (619)585-0600
Grades: K - 12 | 27 students
South Bay Christian Academy was born from a dream of our own Elder Arthur Hodges, Jr. over twenty five years ago.
SBCA is dedicated to educating children from Kindergarten through Senior High School in principles of "how to live" as well as "how to make a living" as Christians in the 21st Century.
According to the dictionary, education is the process of educating or of being educated; a stage of such a process; the knowledge and development resulting from an educational process.
To educate is to provide schooling for; to train by formal instruction and supervised practice especially in a skill, trade, or profession; to develop mentally, morally, or aesthetically especially by instruction.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Pentecostal
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Language-based and Learning Differences
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 73%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade South Bay Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Average ACT score 24
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniformed jumpers/skirts, and pants; oxford and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes Financial Aid, scholarships, tuition assistance is available!
% on Financial Aid 35%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,800
Admissions Director Rev. Devereaux Lloyd

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
FootballGolf,
Volleyball

School Notes:

South Bay Christian Academy was born from a dream of our own Elder Arthur Hodges, Jr. over twenty five years ago. SBCA is dedicated to educating children from Kindergarten through Senior High School in principles of "how to live" as well as "how to make a living" as Christians in the 21st Century. According to the dictionary, education is the process of educating or of being educated; a stage of such a process; the knowledge and development resulting from an educational process. To educate is to provide schooling for; to train by formal instruction and supervised practice especially in a skill, trade, or profession; to develop mentally, morally, or aesthetically especially by instruction. Our educational methods are working: Standardized test results have shown our students increase, on average, 1.4 years academically for each year of instruction! Since we also offer online classes and distance learning, SBCA has a combination that is right for you!

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gospel Light Christian School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pilgrim Lutheran School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pilgrim Lutheran School (0.4 miles away)
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