Waukesha Christian Academy

Tel: (262)542-7766
Grades: K-12 | 67 students
Waukesha Christian Academy began classes on Tuesday, Sept.
7, 1976, with three teachers and nineteen students in grades K-8.
We began adding high school grades in 1984.
This year (2006-07) we have nine classroom teachers, plus pastor/administrator and other support staff, and 70 students in grades K-12.
The elementary school is located on Merrill Hills Road west of Waukesha.
We completed an addition to the former Westmoreland Elementary School in 1982.
The high school and kindergarten are located at Faith Baptist Church on Torhorst Road, off Highway 18 west of Waukesha.
The church building, completed in 1994, incorporated the former Torhorst School.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 67 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Waukesha Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Catholic Memorial High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waukesha Catholic - St. Joseph Campus (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Waukesha Catholic - St. Mary Campus (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waukesha
    Grades: 7-8 | 204 students
    0.2 miles
    818 N East Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
  • Waukesha
    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
    0.8 miles
    601 E College Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
  • Waukesha
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 222 students
    1 miles
    1060 Whiterock Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
  • Waukesha
    Grades: PK-5 | 272 students
    1 miles
    520 East Newhall Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
  • Waukesha
    Grades: PK-5 | 136 students
    1.1 miles
    444 N Moreland Blvd
    Waukesha, WI 53188

School Reviews

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?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
November 24, 2015
Many parents search for an answer to the question "How do I provide the kind of religious education I want for my child?" Religious education is a very personal, subjective matter. We explore some of your options.
November 19, 2015
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.
Request Information
I am a:      
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.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Waukesha County, WI is $3,775 for elementary schools and $13,980 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Waukesha County, WI is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).