Harvest Christian Academy

1000 N Randall Rd
Elgin, IL 60123-0847
     Tel: (847)214-3500
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 645 students
The mission of Harvest Christian Academy is to glorify God through the fulfillment of the Great Commission.
HCA is a ministry of Harvest Bible Chapel; one church on multiple campuses in the Chicagoland area.
Our school is located at the Elgin Campus.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 645 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Harvest Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus, AP English, AP History, AP Physics, AP Statistics  
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(K-5, Middle School, High School have different stipulations. See harvestchristianacademy.org/dresscode.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes see harvestchristianacademy.org/tuition for current rates
Admissions Director Kristy Weidman
Admissions Associate Nicole Fredericksen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ACTS Drama, BOSS- Backers of School Spirit, High School Worship Band, History Club, K5 Buddies, Lego/ Robotics Club, Lions in Training Basketball, Lions in Training Cross Country, Lions in Training Volleyball, Middle School Worship Band, National Honor Society, Photography, Student Council, Yearbook ACTS Drama, History Club, K5 Buddies, Photography, Yearbook, BOSS- Backers of School Spirit,
High School Worship Band,
Lego/ Robotics Club,
Lions in Training Basketball,
Lions in Training Cross Country,
Lions in Training Volleyball,
Middle School Worship Band,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes:

Our Distinctives
A commitment to the Bible as the final authority in all matters.
A commitment to thorough and purposeful integration of biblical principles in the teaching of all academic disciplines.
A program that strives to equip students for great success in higher education.
An emphasis in intentional discipleship through instruction, mentorship, counseling and prayer.
A faculty characterized by a growing walk with Christ, expressed in a life that is increasingly glorifying, growing, gracious, generous, and grateful.
An embrace of Kingdom responsibility and opportunities for growth through service.
A surrender to the authority of the local church.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Westminster Christian School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westminster Christian School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Westminster Christian School (0.4 miles away)
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School Reviews

1 year ago
Thankful for the teachers and administrators here who are committed to Christ and discipling HCA students in the context of academic excellence.
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
Amazing school with a focus on Christ. Teachers are loving and academics Are above grade level of local public schools.
- Posted by Parent

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