South Shore Christian Academy

45 Broad Street,
Weymouth, MA, 02188-0218
Tel: (781)331-4340
Grades: PK - 12 | 272 students
SSCA provides a rigorous, challenging and caring Christ-centered learning community for children pre-K through grade 12.
Our gifted, highly qualified, certified faculty and our strong curriculum emphasize the spiritual formation of our students, as well as, the full development of their cognitive, intellectual, and social gifts, skills and abilities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 272 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade South Shore Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses AB Calculus, Biology, English Language, English Literature, Studio Art, US History, 
Average SAT score 1769
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes 2009-2010 Tuition PreKindergarten offers 2/3/5 full day options 2 day $2,800 3 day $4,200 5 day $7,000 K-6th grade is $7,000 7th & 8th grade is $9,000 9th - 12th grade is $10,400
% on Financial Aid 35%
Admissions Director Nancy Archambault

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
SoccerSoftball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Cheerleading, Honor Council, National Honors Society, Peer Mentoring Program, Prefect Council, Theatrical Productions, Voice Ensemble Band, Cheerleading, Honor Council, Voice Ensemble, National Honors Society,
Peer Mentoring Program,
Prefect Council,
Theatrical Productions,

School Notes:

  • SSCA's challenging college preparatory program has successfully equipped our graduates to gain acceptance and to enroll in an impressive array of first rate colleges and universities including the very best Christian colleges. We care about both genuine spiritual maturity and significant intellectual growth for all of our students.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pilgrim Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sacred Heart Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacred Heart Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Weymouth Sacred Heart Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    75 Commercial Street
    Weymouth , MA , 02188
    (781)335-6010
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Braintree Merry-deb Nursery School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    237 Adams St
    Braintree , MA , 02184
    (781)843-6262
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Braintree
    Pilgrim Center    
    All-boys 
    140 Adams St
    Braintree , MA , 02184
    (781)380-3893
    All-boys 
    1.4  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Weymouth Just Right Child Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    16 Church St
    Weymouth , MA , 02189
    (781)337-8514
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • South Weymouth First Baptist Christian School
    (Baptist)
    40 West Street
    South Weymouth , MA , 02190
    (781)335-6232
    (Baptist)
    1.9  mi  |  154  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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