Lancaster Christian Academy

150 Soccer Way
Smyrna, TN 37167-0371
     Tel: (615)223-0451
Grades: PK - 12 | 470 students
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Atmosphere, character, relationship, and education are important words at Lancaster Christian Academy.
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LCA is an incredible new school located one block off of Murfreesboro Road in the heart of Smyma.
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The Lancaster Christian Academy was founded with the objective of providing an excellent education in a Christian environment.
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The school community where a child spends the greatest portion of their day is very important.
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The result of a good contemporary Christian school is a place where the student can thrive and succeed in a loving, safe, and fun atmosphere.
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LCA's environment fosters individuality, creativity, and self-esteem.
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At Lancaster Christian Academy, the students are nurtured in an intimate setting while receiving an excellent education with Christian values.
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Educationally, the school test two years above the national average.
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The ages accepted are grades PRE-K through High School.
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While education, test scores, and striving for academic excellence are certainly important priorities, the student's relationship in loving, knowing and following the Lord Jesus Christ is number one.
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Next, because a child spends a good part of their life in school, the LCA atmosphere can be a place where Christian Values and Character are taught daily.
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Lastly, because we represent the Lord Jesus Christ, the educational part of LCA is excellent.
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Highly motivated Christian teachers, a nationally recognized accredited curriculum, and individual student attention are a daily part of LCA with a goal of our students being equipped to make an impact on future generations.
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It is the purpose of Lancaster Christian Academy to have students grow up with a quality Biblical Education in a Christian Atmosphere that equips them to make successful life choices in their careers, communities, homes, and churches.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 470 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Lancaster Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 20 students
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,500
Tuition Notes Financial aid opportunities available in some situations.
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kevin O'dea


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBalletBaseball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Chapel, Chess Club, Community Service, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Music, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Prom Committee, Spanish Club, Spelling Bee, Student Council, Theatre Group, Work Study, Worship Team, Yearbook Art, Chapel, Chess Club, Music, Newspaper, Prom Committee, Spanish Club, Spelling Bee, Theatre Group, Work Study, Worship Team, Yearbook, Community Service,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ezell-Harding Christian School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Christian Day School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Community Christian Day School (0.5 miles away)
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  • SmyrnaCommunity Christian Day School
    185 Enon Springs Rd W
    SmyrnaTN 37167
    0.5 mi | 67 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • AntiochEzell-Harding Christian School
      (Church of Christ)
    574 Bell Road
    AntiochTN 37013
      (Church of Christ)
    9.2 mi | 487 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MurfreesboroFranklin Road Christian School
    3124 Franklin Road
    MurfreesboroTN 37128
    9.7 mi | 330 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MurfreesboroBill Rice Christian Academy
    627 Bill Rice Ranch Road
    MurfreesboroTN 37128
    9.8 mi | 92 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • MurfreesboroProvidence Christian Academy
    410 Dejarnette Ln
    MurfreesboroTN 37130
    10.1 mi | 293 students | Gr. PK-12                      

School Reviews

11 months ago
LCA, this school is absolutely nothing short of amazing! The faculty, staff, administration, coaches, and students are without doubt amongst the finest in the entire state. Our child has grown in numerous ways, academically, spiritually, as well as growing into a much more self-confident individual. We feel such as "relief," to know that throughout the school day, our child is being loved, nurtured, and educated in a superb manner. This experience certainly has God''s handprint completely covering it. To simply call LCA an amazing environment, would be an understatement for our family, personally! May the Lord continue to richly Bless Lancaster Christian Academy, as it so richly blessed our entire family this year!
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