Beacon Christian Academy

30 Prospect Avenue - 2nd floor
Bayonne, NJ 07002-0700
     Tel: (201)437-5056
Grades: NS - 8 | 168 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 Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 168 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 55%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Beacon Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
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 $3,960
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, after school courses (home ec, art, arts and crafts, basketball clinic etc.) music, computer room, full size gym, karate Spanish, art, computer room, full size gym, karate, after school courses (home ec,
arts and crafts,
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: 07/16/2015

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

3 days ago
beacon is the best school ever!
- Posted by Student/Alumni
3 days ago
BCA is the best! caring, talented staff! Bravo!
- Posted by Teacher
1 month ago
Beacon Christian Academy is a school passionate about education and developing strong moral character! The teachers and staff are authentic and sincere and set a fine example of the high moral standards to which they hold the students accountable. The classes are smaller than public schools, and every child has access to individual time with their teachers to enhance learning. They promote a bully free school and student safety is a top priority! I love that my son is getting a balanced education, including the arts, music, language, math, science, PE and more. Because of his teacher?'s dedication to academics and teaching responsibility, my son has been on the Honor Roll all year round. They are also dedicated to teaching him Christian values. I am so proud of him. Especially, when I hear him recite so many different Bible verses. It?'s awesome! I highly recommend giving BCA serious consideration when deciding who will educate your child, especially during their formative years.
- Posted by Parent
2 months ago
Love, love, love the school! warm environment for my kids to learn and grow.
- Posted by Parent
2 months ago
The star quality of BCA is that the teachers and staff really care about the students, like one, big family.
- Posted by Parent
2 months ago
At BCA the curriculum, and spiritual foundation is awesome!!! The faculty, and administration is passionate, and dedicated. We are more than grateful of the great experience it has been to have our daughter enrolled at BCA. Her academic and spiritual Growth is beyond our expectations. Thanks BCA for all you do for all the families that are trusting you daily with there children's growth, and thanks for all you have done and continue to do for our family!!!
- Posted by Parent
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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