West Shore Christian Academy

201 West Main Street,
Camp Hill, PA, 17011-0170
Tel: (717)737-3550
Grades: PK - 12 | 301 students
Bible Baptist School is a coeducational Christian school serving students from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade.
The mission of the school is to assist families in nurturing their children for Christ by preparing them academically and spiritually for a life of service.
The school's core values are the fundamental principles that guide the school in carrying out its mission: assisting Christian parents in their God given role to educate their children; commitment to academic excellence, maximizing every student's potential and the principle that the school exists for its students; Christian administrators, teachers and staff that serve parents and students; Bible is a core subject and biblical integration is planned into the curriculum; and the salvation and spiritual growth of each student is sought.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported National Institute of Learning Development
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 301 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade West Shore Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 33%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses American History,  European History,  Biology,  English Language,  English Literature,  Calculus,  Psychology  
Average SAT score 1161

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,339
Tuition Notes Secondary tuition is $300.00 more.
% on Financial Aid 15%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emmanuel Baptist Christian Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Childrens Garden Of St. Johns Lutheran Church (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Emmanuel Baptist Christian Academy (0.6 miles away)
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