Licking County Christian Academy

81 Licking View Dr
Heath, OH 43056-0430
Tel: (740)522-3600
Grades: PK-12 | 192 students
Licking County Christian Academy is a ministry of the Newark Baptist Temple, an independent Baptist church.
LCCA is also a member of the Buckeye Christian School Association (BCSA) and the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS).
LCCA offers high quality Christian education for grades K-12.
Licking County Christian Academy is dedicated to assisting parents in their God-given responsibility to develop in their children the intellectual, the emotional, the social, and the physical, as well as the spiritual capabilities with the goal of being “conformed to the image of His Son.” The goal or purpose of Christian Education is the lifelong process to restore that marred image.
True Christian Education involves the development of the intellectual, the emotional, the social, and the physical, as well as the spiritual capabilities with the goal of being “conformed to the image of His Son”.
Formal schooling is only one facet of this process.
Although the primary emphasis is on the intellectual or academic, it is the purpose of LCCA to develop all of the above areas in each student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 192 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Licking County Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,500
Tuition Notes discount for multiple children in family
Admissions Director Craig Westerlund


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama, Music Drama, Music,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Newark Catholic High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newark Seventh-day Adventist School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Welsh Hills School (2.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark
    Grades: 9-12 | 245 students
    2 miles
    1 Green Wave Dr
    Newark, OH 43055
  • Heath
    Grades: 5-8 | 4 students
    2.4 miles
    701 Linnville Rd
    Heath, OH 43056
  • Newark
    Montessori Community
    Montessori School
    Grades: K | 119 students
    2.6 miles
    621 Country Club Dr
    Newark, OH 43055
  • Newark
    Kairos Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-8 | 15 students
    2.8 miles
    61 N 6th Street
    Newark, OH 43055
  • Granville
    Welsh Hills School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-9 | 86 students
    2.8 miles
    2610 Newark Granville Road
    Granville, OH 43023

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