Cedar Grove Christian Academy

6445 Bingham St,
Philadelphia, PA, 19111-0191
Tel: (215)725-3383
Grades: NS - 8 | 360 students
Since its founding as a ministry of Cedar Grove Church in 1968, Cedar Grove Christian Academy has been blessed with a rich heritage of Christian education.
Throughout the years, God's leading and provision have been continually evident.
The mission of Cedar Grove Christian Academy is to provide a quality Christian education which emphasizes traditional Biblical values.
By successfully carrying out this mission, the school hopes to play a significant role in the development of young people who will become effective Christians, impacting every part of society in our community, nation, and world.
This ongoing mission and the anticipated results are made possible through God's continued grace and direction together with the support of Cedar Grove Church, many other area partners and congregations, alumni, current school families, friends and benefactors, and the dedicated school faculty and staff.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) or (School of Tomorrow)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 360 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 70%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Cedar Grove Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 221 students
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Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Century Gospel School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Time For Tots (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Time For Tots (0.2 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended July 24, 2014 - My son has been going to CGCA since pre-school, he is now going to the 4th grade. At times my husband and I would complain about how much work is given on daily basis, but we have realized that it not only benefits our child it benefits us as well. There is a continuous teaching of the bible everyday. We are so grateful that our child is always depending on God because of the teaching at CGCA. Our child has been on the honor roll his entire 3rd grade year. We pray that he continues to succeed. This school also offers summer camp which is a plus for us. We also take advantage of that:-) - Posted by Parent

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