Pusch Ridge Christian Academy

9500 N Oracle Rd
Tucson, AZ 85704-0857
     Tel: (520)797-0107
Grades: 6 - 12 | 488 students
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Pusch Ridge Christian Academy exists to glorify God by edifying young men and women from the Tucson community in their personal commitment to Jesus Christ.
Our desire is to equip these young people with a Christian world and life view, which will prepare them academically, socially, physically, and emotionally to live out their faith as servant leaders in every area of society.
Pusch Ridge Christian Academy is a caring community of parents, faculty, staff, and students dedicated to living a life that is pleasing to Jesus Christ.
We exist to serve the Lord by providing a quality Christian education to the youth of Tucson.
We believe it is our God-given mission to encourage and help each child who passes through the halls of Pusch Ridge to develop the spiritual, academic, physical, and social gifts and talents God has given him or her.
It is our goal to help each young person to develop a reverence for God and loyalty to American principles of democracy.
Our desire is to help young people develop sound morals, spiritual values, ethics, and attitudes that are necessary to having and maintaining a successful, meaningful, and growing Christian life.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 488 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Pusch Ridge Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 41%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Language, AP Literature, Chemistry AP, English 11 AP, English 12 AP, Government/Free Enterprise AP, Spanish IV AP, US History AP, 
Average SAT score 1720
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(dress code - any type of collared shirt, cotton twill shorts or pants, no jeans other than on Fridays)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,686
Tuition Notes Grades 6 - 8 = 7686 Grades 9 - 12 = 8437
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director Paula Donley


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Junior National Honor Society, National Honor Society, Rotary Interact Club, Science Olympiad Junior National Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Rotary Interact Club,
Science Olympiad,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculate Heart School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pusch Ridge Preschool (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pusch Ridge Preschool (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oro Valley
    Pusch Ridge Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    10361 N Oracle Rd
    Oro ValleyAZ 85737
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 55 students                      
  • Oro Valley
    Immaculate Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    410 E Magee Rd
    Oro ValleyAZ 85704
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 405 students                      
  • Tucson
    Desert Skies
    Daycare / Preschool (Non-sectarian)
    7730 North Oracle Road
    TucsonAZ 85704
    Daycare / Preschool (Non-sectarian)
    2.3 mi | Gr. PK-K | 20 students                      
  • Tucson
    St. Andrew's Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    7650 N Paseo Del Norte
    TucsonAZ 85704
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    2.6 mi | Gr. K | 294 students                      
  • Tucson
    Ascension Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1220 W Magee Road
    TucsonAZ 85704
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 96 students                      

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