Sunbury Christian Academy

135 Spruce Hollow Road
Northumberland, PA 17857-0178
     Tel: (570)473-7592
   
Grades: NS - 12 | 151 students
Sunbury Christian Academy is a private, not for profit Christian school located just north of the borough of Northumberland in beautiful central Pennsylvania.
Sunbury Christian Academy exists to equip students to honor and serve Christ through an education that integrates biblical principles and values with a quality academic program.
SCA offers a formal program of academic courses with additional classes in art, music, foreign language, physical education and computer.
SCA facilities include modern, computer networked classrooms, learning lab, a library, a fully equipped computer lab, a science lab, a complete gymnasium, athletic fields and a cafeteria for the hot lunch program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported all possible
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 151 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Sunbury Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(neat and modest)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
Tuition Notes There are multiple family discounts and scholarships are available for those who qualify.
Average Financial Aid Grant $700
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nancy Gross

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field

School Notes:

Sunbury Christian Academy is a private, not for profit Christian school located just north of the borough of Northumberland in beautiful central Pennsylvania. Sunbury Christian Academy exists to equip students to honor and serve Christ through an education that integrates biblical principles and values with a quality academic program. SCA offers a formal program of academic courses with additional classes in art, music, foreign language, physical education and computer. SCA facilities include modern, computer networked classrooms, a library, a fully equipped computer lab, a science lab, a complete gymnasium, athletic fields and a cafeteria for the hot lunch program.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northumberland Christian School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northumberland Christian School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northumberland Christian School (2.8 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Northumberland
    351 5th Street
    NorthumberlandPA 17857
    (570)473-9786
    (Baptist)
    2.8 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 263 students                      
  • Sunbury
    St Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    109 Market St
    SunburyPA 17801
    (570)286-5983
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 136 students                      
  • Lewisburg
    3534 Pheasant Ridge Rd
    LewisburgPA 17837
    (570)966-1090
    (Mennonite)
    8.2 mi | Gr. 1-8 | 32 students                      
  • Danville
    St Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    511 Ferry St
    DanvillePA 17821
    (570)275-2435
    (Roman Catholic)
    8.2 mi | Gr. 1-8 | 135 students                      
  • Milton
    98 Chapel Rd
    MiltonPA 17847
    (570)649-6648
    (Mennonite)
    8.6 mi | Gr. 1-8 | 37 students                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
SCA has been blessed to see the Lord's hand at work in all aspects of the school. The Lord is honored and glorified.Spiritual training is just as important as a strong academic program. We have a lovely facility that we are planning to add to in a couple of years.The majority of our graduates go on to higher education.We are thankful to have a music program at all levels, drama, sports , and students participate in the various ACSI competitions. Our middle school and high school students have participated, and won, the state Envirothon 7 out of the last 10 years. Soccer and basketball are our primary sports with some track particitation in the spring. We have a dinner theatre for 3 evenings every April. All of these things require parent involvement and we have some very dedicated parents. We finished the STAR program, through ACSI, recently and continue to look to the Lord for ways to improve our school. One of the things we are very excited about is our new learning lab. We affectionately call it ALL because our desire is to meet ALL of the needs of ALL of our students All of the time. The Lab allows for various learning styles, remediation, challenging our gifted students, AP classes, and dual credit courses.
- Posted by Administrator

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Why Would I Want to....
Why Would I Want to....
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
So Many Choices
When it comes to choosing a private school, there are so many choices to consider that the project can be a huge challenge to most of us. We offer some help and advice to help you get started.
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $7,100 for elementary schools and $13,564 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).