Pioneer Valley Christian Academy

965 Plumtree Road
Springfield, MA 01119-0111
     Tel: (413)782-8031
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 263 students
The mission of Pioneer Valley Christian School is to offer a thorough Christian education, based on the inerrant and authoritative Word of God, with the ultimate goal of training students to love the Lord with all their heart, soul and mind.
The school provides primarily a liberal arts curriculum, incorporating Christian standards of discipline and instruction with a continuous emphasis on Christian morals and ethics.
The school strives for excellence by teaching a curriculum based on a Christ-centered view of life, providing qualified Christian faculty, and fostering obedience to God as the Sovereign Creator and source of all truth and knowledge.
The school desires that students learn the relevancy of Christianity to our culture.
It aspires to graduate students who are spiritually, academically, physically and socially mature and are prepared to invest their lives impacting society for the glory of God.
The school, in partnership with its families, serves students in preschool through grade twelve residing predominantly in the Pioneer Valley and northern Connecticut.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language based or mild learning differences
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 263 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Pioneer Valley Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus, AP English, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform (MS/HS))

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 46%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,480
Acceptance Rate 88%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Denise Richards

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama, Yearbook Drama, Yearbook,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mill Pond School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clinton Nursery School & Kindergarten (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pioneer Valley Montessori School (1 miles away)
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  • SpringfieldClinton Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1590 Sumner Ave
    SpringfieldMA 01118
    (413)783-5093
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.7 mi | 16 students | Gr. K                      
  • SpringfieldPioneer Valley Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1524 Parker Street
    SpringfieldMA 01129
    (413)782-3108
    Montessori School
    1 mi | 103 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • SpringfieldCooley Street KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    201 Cooley Street
    SpringfieldMA 01128
    (413)783-2323
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • SpringfieldMill Pond School
    Special Education School
    91 Old Acre Rd
    SpringfieldMA 01129
    (413)783-0567
    Special Education School
    1.3 mi | 17 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • SpringfieldCathedral High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    260 Surrey Rd
    SpringfieldMA 01118
    (413)782-5285
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 345 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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