Philadelphia Montgomery Christian Academy

35 Hillcrest Avenue,
Glenside, PA, 19038-0190
     Tel: (215)233-0782
Grades: K - 12 | 280 students
The mission of Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy is to provide excellent academic education from a consistent Christian world-and-life view for the children in Christian families.
The vision of Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy is to train ambassadors and disciples of Christ who are thoughtful, responsible, and biblically literate stewards of God's gifts and callings.
Phil-Mont upholds high standards of academic integrity.
Students are expected to perform to the best of their God-given abilities.
The atmosphere of Phil-Mont is characterized by loving relationships in recognition of and in response to God's grace in individual lives and in His sustaining of the school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1943

Student Body

Total Students 280 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 46%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Philadelphia Montgomery Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1659
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms - khaki, navy blue)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition range: 10489 - 13426
% on Financial Aid 99%
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Phil VanVeldhuizen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Winter TrackWrestling,

School Notes:

Welcome to Phil-MontWe hope that you find all the information you need to truly consider Phil-Mont for your family. Please look over our criteria and our mission statement and then contact us or start the application process.

Crieria For Admission

  • That there be a credible profession of faith in Jesus Christ on the part of at least one parent of the applicant.
  • That there be membership in, and/or regular attendance at, a church in which the Bible is sincerely believed and faithfully taught.
  • That there be an understanding of, and agreement with, the purpose of Phil-Mont Christian Academy to provide children with a God-centered education in which Jesus Christ is acknowledged in every area of life.
  • That there be a commitment on the part of the parents to support the work of Phil-Mont Christian Academy through prayer, volunteer labor and financial contributions.
  • That each applicant give evidence of potential academic success in Phil-Mont Christian Academy’s program, based on past records, entrance tests and interviews.
  • That each applicant give evidence of emotional stability, a satisfactory behavior record and adequate social adjustment.

MISSION STATEMENT
Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy’s mission is to provide excellent academic education from a consistent Christian world-and-life view for children in Christian families, so that they as Christ’s disciples and ambassadors may be thoughtful, responsible, and biblically literate stewards of God’s gifts and calling

Profile last updated: 10/15/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Mcdevitt High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Luke The Evangelist School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Jenkintown Day Nursery (0.8 miles away)
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    JenkintownPA19046
    (215)884-1992
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    0.8 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-K                      
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    AbingtonPA19001
    (215)886-0650
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    JenkintownPA19046
    (215)887-1312
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 191 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • GlensideDay Care Centers, Inc.
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    GlensidePA19038
    (215)572-0862
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