Beacon Christian Academy

30 Prospect Avenue - 2nd floor,
Bayonne, NJ, 07002-0700
     Tel: (201)437-5056
Grades: NS - 8 | 71 students
To establish a safe, loving, caring, sanitary environment that stresses high academics and Christ like character for Infants through Elementary School ages.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation African Methodist Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 71 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Beacon Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(blue pants, yellow shirts - boys - blue jumpers or skirts and yellow button down shirts for girls.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Oct. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,400
Tuition Notes Financial aid available - ends Sept. 1st www.ismfast for application information
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Ms. Eileen Brown


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Spanish, full size gym, arts and crafts, computer room, after school courses (home ec, art, karate, basketball clinic etc.) music Spanish,  full size gym,  computer room,  art,  karate,  arts and crafts,
after school courses (home ec,
basketball clinic etc.) music,

School Notes:

In 1983, with the support of the congregation, classes began in the church basement of First Assembly of God church in Bayonne. To this day Beacon Christian Academy and Little Lamb Preschool continue to work hard, keeping its promise of academic excellence within a Christian environment.

Profile last updated: 11/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tet Christian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tet Christian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is All Saints Catholic Academy (0.5 miles away)
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School Reviews

11 months ago
BCA is the best! caring, talented staff! Bravo!
- Posted by Teacher
1 year ago
beacon is the best school ever!
- Posted by Student/Alumni
1 year ago
Grandparent - great facilities - a legacy in Bayonne, NJ. Happy to see that it is going to continue for the next generation!
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
Great staff. Clean, caring environment. Love the high academic standard offered.
- Posted by Student/Alumni
1 year ago
all 3 of my children have attended BCA. They are all well off because of the wonderful foundation and Christian teachings provided! I HIGHLY recommend BCA!
- Posted by Parent

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