Westside Christian Academy

23096 Center Ridge Rd,
Westlake, OH, 44145-0441
Tel: (440)331-1300
Westside Christian Academy opened its doors in the fall of 1996 with the vision of providing something different in the education of young children.
We provide an excellent academic program, presented from a biblical wordview, which incorporates a unique mentoring relationship between the student and classroom teacher.
Our program includes Bible, math, grammar, literature, science, history, Latin, physical education, and the dramatic arts including choir, music theory, art, and drama.
Our challenging curriculum integrates the philosophy of the classical education within a traditional classroom setting.
Our small class size ensures that each student receives individualized attention on a daily basis.
WCA’s philosophy embodies the concept that education is more than just academics; it also involves character development, which enables children to fulfill God’s will in their lives.
While we believe that the Bible affirms that parents are responsible for the education and training of their children, Westside Christian Academy exists to assist parents in this important task.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 81 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lutheran West High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Bernadette Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Parkside Chrch (0.5 miles away)
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  • Westlake St. Bernadette Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2300 Clague Rd
    Westlake , OH , 44145
    (440)734-7717
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  373  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Westlake
    Parkside Chrch    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    23600 Hilliard Boulevard
    Westlake , OH , 44145
    (440)333-6643
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    0.5  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Rocky River Ruffing Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1285 Orchard Park Dr
    Rocky River , OH , 44116
    (440)333-2250
    Montessori School
    1.1  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Cleveland Messiah Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    4401 W 215th Street
    Cleveland , OH , 44126
    (440)331-6553
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    1.3  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Cleveland
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Angela Merici Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    20830 Lorain Road
    Cleveland , OH , 44126
    (440)333-2126
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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