Light the Bay Christian Academy and Preschool

1210 Stoneman Ave,
Pittsburg, CA, 94565-0945
Tel: (925)439-2552
Grades: NS - 6 | 77 students
Celebrated 35 years of quality Christian education as Christian Center School and Little Promises Preschool.
 Since January of 2013, the school was restructured and renamed Light the Bay Christian Academy and Preschool. It is our mission to educate and develop the whole child for Christian leadership and God's glory.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 77 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Light the Bay Christian Academy and Preschool  Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform: Elementary: polos of a specific color and khakhi pants or skirts. Additional chapel dress requirement for Wednesdays: white dress shirts, ties for boys)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jun. 14 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
% on Financial Aid 5%
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rita Marquardt

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ACSI regional events; Speech, Spelling, Art, Math; Before and after school and vacation camps for additional fee Spelling, Art, ACSI regional events; Speech,
Math; Before and after school and vacation camps for additional fee,

School Notes:

    • COMPETITIVELY PRICED, PRIVATE EDUCATION
    • BIBLE BASED CURRICULUM WHICH EXCEEDS ALL STATE STANDARDS, ACSI ACCREDITED•    QUALIFIED, HIGHLY EXPERIENCED, AND CARING TEACHERS
    • FINE ARTS, PHYSICAL EDUCATION, CHARACTER TRAINING, MONTHLY CULTURAL THEMES AND SO MUCH MORE
    • AVERAGE STUDENT TEACHER RATIO:  15:1, ALLOWING FOR INDIVIDUALIZED INSTRUCTION
    • PARTICIPATION IN EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACADEMIC MEETS
    • MODERN GYMNASIUM, CAFETERIA, AND PLAY AREAS
    • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE
    • SAFE FIVE ACRE CAMPUSCENTRALLY LOCATED NEAR HIGHWAY 4 AND BUCHANAN ROAD 

    Profile last updated: 01/07/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Spectrum Center - Delta (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pittsburg KinderCare (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Peter Martyr (2.3 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    150 East Leland Road
    Pittsburg , CA , 94565
    (925)432-8800
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Pittsburg
    Spectrum Center - Delta
    Special Education School
    135 E Leland Rd
    Pittsburg , CA , 94565
    (925)439-6929
    Special Education School
    1  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Antioch Mahogany Way KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2300 Mahogany Way
    Antioch , CA , 94509
    (925)778-8888
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.2  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Pittsburg St Peter Martyr
    (Roman Catholic)
    425 W 4th St
    Pittsburg , CA , 94565
    (925)439-1014
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.3  mi  |  238  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Antioch Holy Rosary Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    25 E 15th St
    Antioch , CA , 94509
    (925)757-1270
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.8  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Country of citizenship:
Student is:
Male   Female  
In grade:           For entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Contra Costa County, CA is $10,998 for elementary schools and $19,774 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Contra Costa County, CA is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).