Hawthorne Christian Academy

2000 Route 208,
Hawthorne, NJ, 07506-0750
Tel: (973)423-3331
Grades: PK - 12 | 496 students
Hawthorne Christian Academy is a K-12, coeducational, college preparatory day school that provides a strong academic program based upon the truths and principles of Scripture.
Our Mission: We are committed to inspire and challenge our students toward spiritual maturity, to achieve academic excellence and to impact the world for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 496 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 38%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 63%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus,  Computer Science,  Government,  US History, English  
Average SAT score 1220
Average ACT score 24

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,820
Tuition Notes Preschool: $6,380 (5 full days) Kindergarten: $7,790 (5 full days) Full-day K-5: $7,790 Middle School: $9,060 High School: $10,640
% on Financial Aid 12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $950
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Victoria Grant
Admissions Associate Judith De Boer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballBowlingCross CountryGolf
SoccerSoftballVolleyballWinter Track
BaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorale & Chorus, Costa Rica Missions Trip, Drama Club, Inner City Tutoring, Worship Bands Drama Club, Worship Bands, Chorale & Chorus,
Costa Rica Missions Trip,
Inner City Tutoring,

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1981 as a ministry of the Hawthorne Gospel Church, our school is evangelical and interdenominational, with selective admissions. At Hawthorne Christian Academy, we are in the business of building foundations for life. We do not look only to the present status of our students, but view them as ambassadors for Christ, children with a mission and a destiny. We seek to educate students to their potential and to instill in them the excitement of lifelong learning.
  • Profile last updated: 11/09/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eastern Christian High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Apple Tree Child Development Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Apple Tree Child Development Center (0.7 miles away)
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