Red Lion Christian Academy

1390 Red Lion Road
Bear, DE 19701-0197
Tel: (302)834-2526
Grades: NS - 12 | 659 students
Red Lion Christian Academy exists to glorify God by supporting Christian families in training and educating students so that Christ may reign supreme in every aspect of their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 659 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Red Lion Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 33%
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB (I), AP Calculus BC (II), AP English Literature, AP European History, AP History (US), AP Language & Composition, AP Physics B (non-Calculus based), AP Physics C (Calculus based), AP Statistics,
Average SAT score 1813
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Flynn & O)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition range between $3645 - $8305
Admissions Director Heidi Nequist
Admissions Associate Linda Pargoe

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 30 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Elementary - 4th & 5th Grade Band, Elementary - After School Choir, Elementary - Stretch, HS - 10th - 12th Grade Math League, HS - 11th & 12th Grade Student Senate, HS - 9th Grade Math League, HS - All State Band, HS - All State Choir, HS - Community Service, HS - Marching Band, HS - Mock Trial, HS - Poetry Out Loud Competition, HS - Select Ensemble Choir, HS - Sr. National Honor Society, HS - Tri M Society, HS - Vocal Jazz, HS - Worship Team, HS - Yearbook, HS/MS - ACSI Fine Arts Competition, HS/MS - All State Theater, HS/MS - Band, HS/MS - Choir, HS/MS - Jefferson Awards, HS/MS - Math Olympiad, HS/MS - National History Day, HS/MS - School Musical, HS/MS - Science Olympiad, MS - Jr. National Honor Society, MS - Math League, MS - Spelling Bee Competition HS - Yearbook, HS/MS - Band, HS/MS - Choir, Elementary - 4th & 5th Grade Band,
Elementary - After School Choir,
Elementary - Stretch,
HS - 10th - 12th Grade Math League,
HS - 11th & 12th Grade Student Senate,
HS - 9th Grade Math League,
HS - All State Band,
HS - All State Choir,
HS - Community Service,
HS - Marching Band,
HS - Mock Trial,
HS - Poetry Out Loud Competition,
HS - Select Ensemble Choir,
HS - Sr. National Honor Society,
HS - Tri M Society,
HS - Vocal Jazz,
HS - Worship Team,
HS/MS - ACSI Fine Arts Competition,
HS/MS - All State Theater,
HS/MS - Jefferson Awards,
HS/MS - Math Olympiad,
HS/MS - National History Day,
HS/MS - School Musical,
HS/MS - Science Olympiad,
MS - Jr. National Honor Society,
MS - Math League,
MS - Spelling Bee Competition,

School Notes:

  • Christ centered, Biblically based
  • P-3 through 12th grades
  • Financial Needs Based Assistance
  • Strong academic program with Honors and AP courses
  • Before/After Care available
  • Bus transportation
  • New athletic stadium, turf field and on-site media center
  • 100% College Acceptance of the 2010 graduating class

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Aquinas Academy Inc (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creative Learning Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Learning Academy (1.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Bear
    Grades: PK-1 | 19 students
    1.5 miles
    1458 Bear Corbitt Road
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302)834-5259
    1.5PK-1
    19
  • Bear
    Great New Beginnings
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-4 | 143 students
    1.5 miles
    14 St. Andrews Road
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302)838-1000
    1.5NS-4
    143
  • Bear
    Child Acre Academy Ii
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 105 students
    1.9 miles
    1799 Pulaski Highway
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302)838-2100
    1.9NS-PK
    105
  • Bear
    Lela Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 108 students
    1.9 miles
    234 Rickey Blvd
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302)832-1833
    1.9K-1
    108
  • Newark
    Grades: K | 46 students
    1.9 miles
    1415 Pulaski Hwy
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)838-7930
    1.9K
    46

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