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. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
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.: 35%
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


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,
TennisTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • God has established Prestonwood Christian Academy for the purpose of impacting lives for eternity through biblically-based and Christ-centered education. Prestonwood Christian Academy offers a safe, nurturing environment where our students realize their God-given potential with which to impact the world. It is a place for teachers to influence future generations who learn from their Christ-like models; a place that serves as a powerful academic partner for parents; a place that cultivates our community’s future leaders – those who know and exercise their spiritual gifts to further the Kingdom of God. With over 1,500 students enrolled in Pre-Kindergarten 3 through 12th grade, Prestonwood Christian Academy has been recognized as one of the fastest growing Christian schools in the United States. Prestonwood Christian Academy is located in Plano, Texas, a suburb of Dallas, and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and is a ministry of Prestonwood Baptist Church.

  • Profile last updated: 01/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

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 Carrollton Christian Academy (1.7 miles away)
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  • Carrollton Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Prince Of Peace Christian School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    4000 Midway Rd
    Carrollton , TX , 75007
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.2  mi  |  1092  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Plano American Montessori Campus
    Montessori School
    6529 W Plano Pkwy
    Plano , TX , 75093
    Montessori School
    0.4  mi  |  153  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Carrollton Hebron KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4241 Marsh Lane
    Carrollton , TX , 75007
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Carrollton
    Carrollton Christian Academy
    2205 E Hebron Pkwy
    Carrollton , TX , 75010
    1.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Plano Creme De La Creme - Plano
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5516 W Plano Pkwy
    Plano , TX , 75093
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.9  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - 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!! - Posted by Parent

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