Grades: 7 - 12
Founded in 1979 by Pastor John Massey, Jr., Redemption Christian Academy (RCA) provides quality education in an affordable structured, Christian environment.
He believed that in the right environment, any student, regardless of race, sex, or background, could achieve academic excellence.
RCA provides a strong academic foundation to help hard-working, motivated students reach their ne plus ultra.
RCA has welcomed international students from around the world from countries which include: Switzerland, Venezuela, the Bahamas, Korea, France, the Dominican Republic, Greece, Canada, the Czech Republic, Ghana, Liberia, Belgium, and others.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades 7 - 12|
|Offers Post-Graduate Year||Yes|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||85%
State avg.: 25%
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||30%|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Number of AP Courses||8 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP European History, AP Government, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP United States History,|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$24,500|
|Tuition Notes||7,000 nonboarding students 19,500 five day boarding students 24,500 seven day domestic boarding students 28,000 seven day international boarding students|
|Admissions Director||Laura Holmes|
|Admissions Associate||Sandra Luraas|
|Total Sports Offered||1 sports|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
GillGrades: 9-12 | 650 students
One Lamplighter Way
Gill, MA 01354
NorthfieldGrades: 6-9 | 32 students
154 S Mountain Rd
Northfield, MA 01360
BernardstonGrades: PK-6 | 43 students
21 Parmenter Rd
Bernardston, MA 01337
GreenfieldGrades: 7-12 | 148 students
574 Bernardston Road
Greenfield, MA 01301
GillGrades: 7-9 | 8 students
54 French King Hwy
Gill, MA 01354
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