Sunbury Christian Academy

135 Spruce Hollow Road,
Northumberland, PA, 17857-0178
Tel: (570)473-7592
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 159 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Sunbury Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
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


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

School Notes:

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)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended January 05, 2012 - 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

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