Latham Christian Academy

495 Watervliet Shaker Rd,
Latham, NY, 12110-0121
Tel: (518)785-5916
Grades: PK - 12 | 134 students
Latham Christian Academy opened its doors in the fall of 1979 as a ministry of Latham Bible Baptist Church.
Through the years the school has served hundreds of families in the Capital District by offering a distinctively Christian educaiton designed to meet the spiritual, academic, and social needs of each child.
Our goal is provide a God-centered education from a God-centered worldview.
We believe that Christian education is mandated by God for Christian families.
Parents are commanded to bring up their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
God has established a testimony in us and has commanded us to make it known to our children so that the generations to come might know God and set their hope in Him.
Latham Christian Academy exists to work in partnership with the home and local church in order to give the next generation a truly Christian world and life view.
All of our teachers are born-again Christians who pray for their students and seek spiritual, as well as academic, growth in their students.
The goal of LCA is to train children to be Christ-like.
Biblical principles and positive character traits are taught to all students.
Each student attends a Bible class every day and a weekly chapel program on his or her level.
Weekly church attendance is required of secondary students and at least one parent.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 134 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 41%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Latham Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies based on division

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • Latham Christian Academy exists as a distinctively Christian school desiring to provide Christian education by offering a balanced program designed to meet the spiritual, academic, and social needs of each child. Our goal is provide a God-centered education from a God-centered worldview. We believe that Christian education is mandated by God for Christian families. Parents are commanded to bring up their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. God has established a testimony in us and has commanded us to make it known to our children so that the generations to come might know God and set their hope in Him. Latham Christian Academy exists to work in partnership with the home and local church in order to give the next generation a truly Christian world and life view. All of our teachers are born-again Christians who pray for their students and seek spiritual, as well as academic, growth in their students. The goal of LCA is to train children to be Christ-like. Biblical principles and positive character traits are taught to all students. Each student attends a Bible class every day and a weekly chapel program on his or her level.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Loudonville Christian School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loudonville Christian School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Loudonville Christian School (0.7 miles away)
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