Cross Road Christian Academy

2818 Manhattan Beach Blvd,
Gardena, CA, 90249-0902
Tel: (310)327-3094
Grades: K - 8 | 125 students
CrossRoad Christian Academy is a private academy located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles, directly across the street from El Camino College.
CrossRoad has an excellent reputation in the community as an outstanding Christian school with high standards.
It seeks to educate the whole child by promoting academic excellence while building strong Christian Character.
CrossRoad is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (W.A.S.C.) and a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (A.C.S.I.).

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 125 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Cross Road Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Polo shirts and uniform pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 10 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,155
Tuition Notes Per year plus registration fee and book fee. 11 month installment plan available (no interest).
% on Financial Aid 12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Herron, Registrar


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Dance, VolleyballBasketballDance,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ACSI Math Olympics, ACSI Science Fair, ACSI Spelling Bee, Dance, Guitar, Piano, Student Government Dance, Guitar, Piano, ACSI Math Olympics,
ACSI Science Fair,
ACSI Spelling Bee,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • CrossRoad students continually rank in the top 3 in the ACSI District Spelling Bee and Math Olympics. Additionally our Middle school students have placed in first and second with honors at the ACSI District Science Fair held annually at Biola University.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Junipero Serra High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Catherine Laboure School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Catherine Laboure School (0.3 miles away)
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