Bethany Christian Academy

Tel: (508)634-8171
Grades: NS - 12 | 161 students
Bethany Christian Academy is a recognized Massachusetts Department of Education private school and a member of th Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS).
Located in the small, rural town of Mendon, MA, we provide a traditional education in a Christian environment.
We provide a complete educational program from preschool to 12th grade.
Bethany Christian Academy is sponsored by and affiliated with Bethany Assembly of God.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 161 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Bethany Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Our tuition varies by grade. Please check out our website www.bcama.org for more information.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • MISSION Bethany Christian Academy is a ministry established by the Christian Education Department of Bethany Assembly of God as a service to the families of its community. Our purpose is to provide a well-rounded academic experience in a Godly, Christ-centered environment. We strive for a total balance of growth academically, spiritually, personally, socially, and physically in the whole child. BCA offers education for students from preschool to twelfth grade.
  • PHILOSOPHY BCA is committed to providing a developmentally appropriate environment supported by caring, qualified teachers who stimulate and challenge each child. Through a variety of experiences, each child will develop at their own rate: self-discipline, decision making, independent problem-solving and a positive self-image. We achieve this with a balance between creative and structured educational activities. BCA desires to prepare students for success in a world that needs people of integrity.
  • ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE BCA students are tested yearly using the Stanford Achievement Test (SAT). Our students have consistently scored in the higher percentiles. The curriculum and maintained standard of achievement have enabled our students to continue their education at the higher levels through college and university studies.
  • ACADEMICS BCA is a recognized Massachusetts Department of Education Private School. We provide a quality educational environment with a traditional phonics based approach to reading. For a complete list of courses offered, please see our website. In addition to core subjects, BCA offers the following: Industrial Arts, Computer Science, Performing Arts, Athletics, Foreign Language, Business and Media Track Programs and College Prep. All students are required to attend age-appropriate weekly chapel classes.
  • ATHLETICS BCA is a member of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) and the Worcester County Athletic Conference. We proudly offer opportunity for male and female competitive sports to students in grades 6-12. BCA provides a Christian environment to explore competitive sports in a healthy, fun program. Our teams compete with private and public schools. Our varsity teams have participated in district level competition in Massachusetts. BCA offers volleyball, and all levels of competitive basketball.

Profile last updated: 11/04/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mendon Mennonite School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mendon Mennonite School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School (2.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mendon
    Grades: 1-10 | 17 students
    0.6 miles
    70 Cape Road
    Mendon, MA 01756
    (508)353-4250
    0.61-10
    17
  • Bellingham
    Wee Folk Learning Ctr
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 50 students
    1.9 miles
    1178 S Main St
    Bellingham, MA 02019
    (508)966-1551
    1.9K
    50
  • Bellingham
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 60 students
    2.9 miles
    6 S Maple St
    Bellingham, MA 02019
    (508)966-4844
    2.9PK-K
    60
  • Milford
    Grades: PK-6 | 181 students
    3 miles
    11 E Main St
    Milford, MA 01757
    (508)473-7303
    3PK-6
    181
  • Franklin
    Grades: NS-K | 175 students
    3.8 miles
    831 W Central Street
    Franklin, MA 02038
    (508)553-9375
    3.8NS-K
    175

School Reviews

Bethany Christian Academy is an absolutely wonderful place to send your children. My children have been attending BCA for 3 years and I couldn’t be more pleased with the lessons they learn, not only on an academic level, but within their moral and value foundation. The teachers, who are outstanding, work with parents in tandem to ensure each child is receiving individual attention and learning at a pace that works for them. My son had difficulty picking up reading and the school offered additional tutoring after school to get him on the right path. Looking at his state test scoring really blew me away, though. He scored over the 90 percentile in most subjects when comparing against other students in the state. That was really telling. The best part is the communication they keep with parents. I also love the fact that the school goes from Pre-school to 12th grade and they offer after before and after school care that is exactly in line with what working parents need at a very affordable price. BCA has been a Godsend to my family and I would recommend this school to any parent who is looking for the best education possible for their children.
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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