Riverdale Christian Academy

2813 West Mount Whitney Ave.
Riverdale, CA 93656-0936
     Tel: (559)867-3503
        
   
Grades: K - 12 | 146 students
Riverdale Christian Academy started in 1978 with 65 students enrolled utilizing the Christian Education building and the Sunday School rooms.
30 years later RCA’s enrollment is 204 students K-12.
Providing a superior education, this school has proved to be the most effective ministry to the children and youth of Riverdale Assembly of God.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) or (School of Tomorrow)
Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported On-Line courses avalible
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 146 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 45%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Dennis Uniform)
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kings Christian School Inc (10.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Immaculate Queen School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kings Christian School Inc (10.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LemooreMary Immaculate Queen School
      (Roman Catholic)
    884 N Lemoore Ave
    LemooreCA 93245
    (559)924-3424
      (Roman Catholic)
    9.2 mi | 231 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • LemooreKings Christian School Inc
      (Christian)
    900 E D Street
    LemooreCA 93245
    (559)924-8301
      (Christian)
    10.1 mi | 238 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • HanfordHanford Christian School
      (Calvinist)
    11948 Flint Ave
    HanfordCA 93230
    (559)584-9207
      (Calvinist)
    10.6 mi | 168 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ArmonaNew Testament Baptist School
      (Baptist)
    Po Box 599
    ArmonaCA 93202
    (559)585-8464
      (Baptist)
    11.1 mi | 27 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ArmonaArmona Union Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Po Box 397
    ArmonaCA 93202
    (559)582-4468
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    11.4 mi | 131 students | Gr. KG-12                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
Excellent school! Cutting edge cirriculum! Teaches students to have respect for others and yourself. Most of all they will show you the way to Heaven!
- Posted by Student/Alumni
1 year ago
I love this school, the teachers show how much they care about the students and their abilities to suceed. They go the extra mile to make sure all children suceed, they don''t just pass them to get them through school. If a student is struggling, the teachers will make every effort to help this student to suceed with his class. I would recommend this school to anyone who wants a good education with teachers who care and a principle and pastor who will make you feel like your family. This is the school for you. I thank GOD daily for bring this school and church into my life.
- Posted by Student/Alumni
1 year ago
Great curriculum, caring staff that are excellent motivators at a reasonable cost.
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
I am a student at Riverdale Christian Academy. I love this school, it is exciting, the teachers love you and take a personal interest in your life. Everyone at the school cares about you, and what your plans are for your future. I would recommend this school to anyone.
- Posted by Student/Alumni

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