New Covenant Christian Academy

315 W. 7th Street
Plainfield, NJ 07060-0145
     Tel: (908)756-3322
        
   
Grades: K - 12 | 52 students
Experience the Christian Distictive! New Covenant Christian Academy is an Independent Christian school for grades K-12. We offer excellent academic, spiritual, artistic and social education that focuses on both on creative learning and character development.
We accomplish our goals with small classes, challenging and creative coursework, Christ-centered character learning, hands-on projects, and a staff of caring and highly qualified teachers.
We are commited to helping all of our students reach their God-given potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students 52 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 90%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade New Covenant Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 8 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses AP English Literature, AP US Government, Honors Algebra, Honors Biology, 
Average SAT score 1250
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Blk Khaki pants & white or red logo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,900
Tuition Notes Grades 9-12 $5,500
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $900
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stephanie DeGeneste
Admissions Associate Lillie McNeill

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors, Chess Club, Chorus, Dance/Liturgical Dance, Debate and Forensics, Male Mentoring, Mayor's Task Force (Y.O.U.T.H.), PEERS Tutoring, Read and Succeed Ambassadors, Chess Club, Chorus, Male Mentoring, PEERS Tutoring, Dance/Liturgical Dance,
Debate and Forensics,
Mayor's Task Force (Y.O.U.T.H.),
Read and Succeed,

School Notes:

  • We offer Spanish Language and Music instruction in all grades beginning with Kindergarten
  • Computer Instruction beginning in Kindergarten, with computers in every classroom plus a fully equipped computer lab.
  • Full day Kindergarten 8 am - 4 pm. We also offer Before Care and After Care
  • Phonics based elementary program
  • Advanced Mathematics instruction beginning in Middle School
  • Now proudly celebrating our 7th year of operation

Profile last updated: 05/08/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Koinonia Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Star Bright Christian Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Star Bright Christian Learning Center (0.4 miles away)
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School Reviews

1 year ago
We come to school everyday, we learn in a very special way. Our school is safe place to learn, everything is hard earned. We started with $250. to become what we are today.... Scholars.
- Posted by Student/Alumni
1 year ago
NCCA is a truly unique school environment. It has outstanding academic programs in all grades that truly challenge students, The teachers are caring and highly skilled. The music program is outstanding and all students take music as well as foregn language beginning in Kindergarten.
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
One of the finest and most affordable Christian schools in the area. It''s Abeka and Holt curriculums are a year or more ahead of most public and charter schools in the area. Its small class sizes create a individualized learning environment that allows for great creativity.
- Posted by Parent

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