Westside Christian Academy

23096 Center Ridge Rd
Westlake, OH 44145-0441
Tel: (440)331-1300
Grades: K - 8 | 81 students
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)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 81 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Westside Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
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 (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Parkside Chrch (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westlake
    Grades: K-9 | 373 students
    0.5 miles
    2300 Clague Rd
    Westlake, OH 44145
    (440)734-7717
    0.5K-9
    373
  • Westlake
    Parkside Chrch
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K | 52 students
    0.5 miles
    23600 Hilliard Boulevard
    Westlake, OH 44145
    (440)333-6643
    0.5PK-K
    52
  • Rocky River
    Ruffing Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 309 students
    1.1 miles
    1285 Orchard Park Dr
    Rocky River, OH 44116
    (440)333-2250
    1.1PK-8
    309
  • Cleveland
    Messiah Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-8 | 158 students
    1.3 miles
    4401 W 215th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44126
    (440)331-6553
    1.3PK-8
    158
  • Cleveland
    Grades: PK-8 | 561 students
    1.4 miles
    20830 Lorain Road
    Cleveland, OH 44126
    (440)333-2126
    1.4PK-8
    561

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