Covenant Christian Academy

     Tel: (717)540-9885
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 214 students
Covenant Christian Academy is a K-12 academy, designed for Christian families who wish to provide an exceptional, college-preparatory education for their children that is based on the educational insights of the past (classical education).
CCA is a classical school, seeking to recover some centuries-old methods for teaching students.
Specifically, we are attempting to recover the methods used by classical educators who taught the Trivium (meaning the three ways)--grammar, logic (or dialectic), and rhetoric.
Students in our Grammar School (K-6) focus on learning the English language, with a parallel course in Latin.
Students in the Dialectic School focus on learning how to reason, argue, and debate (logic/dialectic) through almost every course they study.
Students in the Rhetoric School focus on learning how to speak and write persuasively.
Students also study traditonal subjects like math, science, history, art, and music.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 214 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Covenant Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wordsworth Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Margaret Mary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Margaret Mary School (0.8 miles away)
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