Prestonwood Christian Academy

6801 W. Park Blvd
Plano, TX 75093-0750
     Tel: (972)930-4006
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 1472 students
In pursuit of excellence in education the mission of Prestonwood Christian Academy is to assist Christian parents by helping equip students to embrace biblical truth, strive for academic excellence and model Christ-like leadership to influence their homes, churches and communities for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Please contact for information
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 1472 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Prestonwood Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 169 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 37%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Art, AP Biology, AP Calcilus BC, AP Calculus AB, AP Economics, AP English III, AP English IV, AP Government, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP US History  
Average SAT score 1129
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See web site for tuition and curriculum information
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate 82%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sharron Shaw
Admissions Associate Marsha Backof

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Drill TeamFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

Prestonwood Christian Academy (PCA) has been recognized as having one of the strongest Christian education programs in the country providing intentional biblical worldview training and integration to children in preschool through 12th grade. PCA places great value on the growth of students’ spiritual health in addition to their scholastic endeavors and co-curricular activities. In addition to PCA’s spiritual development plan, the school promotes a rigorous Liberal Arts academic program. PCA students are consistently recognized for scholastic achievements such as National Merit Scholar and AP Scholar Awards, and offers programs such as STEM Honors, Future Problem Solvers, Lions Scholar Program and AP courses. Students matriculate to universities such as Yale, Columbia, Harvard, Texas Christian, Baylor and Texas A&M, and the class of 2014 was awarded $12.4 million in scholarship for achievement in academics, athletics and the arts. Prestonwood Christian Academy North opened in August 2014 and serves students in Pre-Kindergarten 3 to 5th grade in the classroom addition of Prestonwood Baptist Church North Campus at the intersection of Dallas Parkway and Prosper Trail.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2015

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The nearest high school is Prince Of Peace Christian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prince Of Peace Christian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Prince Of Peace Christian School (0.2 miles away)
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1 year ago
PCA is a wonderful school that helps train each and every child to live life using their individual gifts and talents. Teaching them to be well rounded and to be able to take a stand for what they believe. We have numerous programs...Student Leadership Institute, Advisory groups, Award winning Fine Arts, Tuition Assistance, Winston Science and so much more. You will feel like a part of the community the moment you walk on campus. Come tour our campus!!
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