Westminster Christian Academy

800 Maryville Centre Dr
Town and Country, MO 63017-0631
     Tel: (314)997-2900
        
   
Grades: 7 - 12 | 1015 students
Westminster is an independent, coeducational school that offers world-class Christian education in a world-class building. Westminster’s outstanding curriculum, with a comprehensive selection of courses including advanced placement and honors classes, offers a highly competitive academic program that encourages the development and application of Christian character. With a faculty dedicated to helping students grow academically, socially and spiritually, the school is committed to serving a student body made up of various socioeconomic backgrounds, learning needs, and ethnicities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 1015 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Westminster Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 65%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average ACT score 26
Classroom Dress Code Formal
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Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 16 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,950
% on Financial Aid 23%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate 76%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Peggy Johnson
Admissions Associate Katie Boggs

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

School Notes:

Westminster Christian Academy honors Jesus Christ by providing an excellent education, rooted in biblical truth as interpreted by the Westminster Confession of Faith, for the children of Christian parents. Faculty and staff enable students to discover and embrace a biblical view of the world and integrate that view into every area of life.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Louis Priory School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Center At Conway (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Center At Conway (0.9 miles away)
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  • Saint LouisThe Center At Conway
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    13725 Conway Road
    Saint LouisMO 63141
    (314)822-8400
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | 255 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Saint LouisThe Centre At Conway
    Daycare / Preschool
    13725 Conway Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63141
    (314)434-3300
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.9 mi | 184 students | Gr. K                      
  • ChesterfieldWest County Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    13431 N Outer 40 Rd
    ChesterfieldMO 63017
    (347)579-9610
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 52 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Saint LouisSt Louis Priory School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    500 S Mason Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63141
    (314)434-3690
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 430 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Saint LouisSolomon Schechter Day School
      (Jewish)
    348 S Mason Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63141
    (314)576-6177
      (Jewish)
    1.2 mi | 132 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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