Woodcrest Baptist Academy

6875 University Ave Ne
Minneapolis, MN 55432-0554
Tel: (763)571-6410
Grades: PK-12 | 176 students
Woodcrest Baptist Academy was established in 1973 as an educational ministry of Woodcrest Baptist Church, under the leadership of Dr. Clarke Poorman.
Our curriculum emphasizes the traditional approach to classroom education.
Our average classroom size is about 20 students.
The teachers at WBA are dedicated to the responsibility of training young people academically, morally and spiritually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 176 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Woodcrest Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,200


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band and Choir programs Band and Choir programs,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvin Christian High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Lutheran School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Prince Of Peace Lutheran School (1.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis
    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
    0.8 miles
    755 73rd Ave. NE
    Minneapolis, MN 55432
  • Minneapolis
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Other Lutheran)
    Grades: K-8 | 16 students
    0.8 miles
    460 75th Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55432
  • Minneapolis
    Prince Of Peace Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 77 students
    1.2 miles
    7700 Monroe Street Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55432
  • Minneapolis
    Grades: PK-12 | 403 students
    1.8 miles
    1401 Gardena Avenue NE
    Minneapolis, MN 55432
  • Minneapolis
    Totino-grace High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 793 students
    1.9 miles
    1350 Gardena Ave Ne
    Minneapolis, MN 55432

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