Paradise Christian Academy

2525 Emerson Avenue,
Las Vegas, NV, 89121
Tel: (702)732-8256
Paradise Christian Academy, a ministry of Paradise Church, is now accepting new students for the 2006-2007 school year.
Established in 1980, Paradise Christian Academy has been serving families from the Las Vegas and Henderson areas using a Christ-centered curriculum where the Bible is taught in every class.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 218 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 34%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,780
Tuition Notes Elementary Tuition K4-5th $4,780.00 Jr. High Tuition 6th-8th $4,870.00 High School Tuition 9th-12th $5,050.00 $300.00 Enrollment fee There will be no separate charge for books. Books are included in the price of tuition.
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Teena Oglesby

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports BasketballCheeringFootballSoccerSoftballVolleyballBasketballCheering,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Choir Club, Drama Club Choir Club, Drama Club, 

School Notes:

  • Paradise Christian Academy, a ministry of Paradise Church, is now accepting new students for the 2006-2007 school year. Established in 1980, Paradise Christian Academy has been serving families from the Las Vegas and Henderson areas using a Christ-centered curriculum where the Bible is taught in every class.
  • We support the parents with the character development of their child(ren) while acknowledging that the biggest influence in their child’s life is their parents and extended family. PCA partners with the parents and requires them to monitor the progress of their student(s) from home through our website, help with discipline (if necessary), and ensure the required homework/schoolwork is complete.
  • Tuition Payment Plans Available
  • The student/teacher ratio for kindergarten is 15/1 and 21/1 for grades 1st – 12th. The proposed additional classrooms/gymnasium will help PCA diversify in new areas. Electives offered are: Art, Computer, Computer Graphics(6th-12th), Journalism, Spanish, Music, Drama & PE and other extra curricular activities: Student Council, & Bible Club, ACSI School Participation Events: Speech Meet. Spelling Bee, Math Olympics, & Art Festival. Before/after school programs are available. Uniforms are worn.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy For Learning (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Congregation Ner Tamid Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Congregation Ner Tamid Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
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  • Las Vegas Congregation Ner Tamid Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    2761 Emerson Ave.
    Las Vegas , NV , 89121
    (702)733-6292
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    0.2  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Las Vegas
    St. Viator Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4246 S Eastern Avenue
    Las Vegas , NV , 89119
    (702)732-4477
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  679  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Las Vegas
    St. Viator Prekindergarten & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    4320 Channel 10 Drive
    Las Vegas , NV , 89119
    (702)732-0012
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Las Vegas
    Mt. Olive Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    3975 South Sandhill Road
    Las Vegas , NV , 89121
    (702)451-1050
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1.4  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Las Vegas
    Academy For Learning
    1018 E Sahara Ave Ste D
    Las Vegas , NV , 89104
    (702)737-8668
    1.9  mi  |  18  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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