NorthCreek Academy & Preschool

2303A Ygnacio Valley Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94598-0945
Tel: (925)954-6322
Grades: NS-8 | 527 students
Our philosophy as a Classical Christian school is built upon the Trivium: Grammar Stage (K-5), Dialectic Stage (6-8), and the Rhetoric Stage (9-12) (High School addition is coming in the near future.) Our commitment is to biblical application and partnering with families.
In addition to the usual subjects, NCA provides classroom/instrumental music, art, Latin, and sports at the Jr. Hi level.
K-8 students wear uniforms, a hot lunch program is available, and extended care is available until 6 p.m.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 527 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade NorthCreek Academy & Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniforms - Khaki, Navy, Hunter Green, White)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,830
Tuition Notes Rate posted is for single child grade 1-5. Rate for 6-8 is $8,130 Kindergarten is $5,650. Discounts apply to families with multiple students enrolled.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,900
Admissions Director Ranetta Ericks
Admissions Associate Michelle Kurnik


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,

School Notes:

  • We still have openings in grades K, 1, 3, 4 in the 2015/2016 year. Please submit an application from our website if interested in joining us.

Profile last updated: 11/06/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Halstrom Academy - Walnut Creek (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Halstrom Academy - Walnut Creek (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Walnut Creek Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • Walnut Creek
    Halstrom Academy - Walnut Creek
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12
    0 miles
    101 Ygnacio Valley Road, Suite 345
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Walnut Creek
    Grades: PK-8 | 271 students
    0.5 miles
    2336 Buena Vista Avenue
    Walnut Creek, CA 94597
  • Walnut Creek
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    0.6 miles
    63 Sandy Ln
    Walnut Creek, CA 94597
  • Walnut Creek
    Grades: PK-8 | 299 students
    0.6 miles
    1158 Bont Ln
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
  • Walnut Creek
    Walnut Boulevard KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    0.7 miles
    2521 Walnut Blvd.
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596

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