Parkview Christian Academy

201 W Center Street
Yorkville, IL 60560-0605
     Tel: (630)553-5158
Grades: PK - 12 | 245 students
Parkivew Christian Academy exist to provide a high-quality Christ-centered education rooted in Biblical Truth, training leaders who have identified God-given gifts excel in their chosen path.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 245 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Parkview Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 12 students
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Clean, neat, modest)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes $4,995...K $5,385...1-6 $5,650...7-12; Preschool 2 & 5 half or full days (3 year olds only) 3 & 5 half or full days (4 year olds only) Contact the office for more information.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,695
Admissions Director Melissa Underwood
Admissions Associate Mary Ellen West

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Drama, Geography Bee, Spanish, Summer Camps, Worship Team Art, Drama, Geography Bee, Spanish, Summer Camps, Worship Team, 

School Notes:

A message from the Superintendent:
"We will hold a high standard of learning for spiritual, academic, extracurricular, and behavioral excellence into which the full revelation of the gospel will be integrated as the final and absolute authority on all matters of faith and life."

Parkview Graduates:
Parkview Graduates earned an ACT average score of 23 over a two year period, where scores were provided. Students have been well prepared for, accepted to, and or attend the following colleges: Covenant College, Western Kentucky University, Academy of Arts University, Iowa Wesleyan, Trinity International University, Roosevelt University, Dordt College, Trinity Chrisitan College, Waubonsee Community College and South Illinois University. The 2014 graduating class includes several scholarship recipients and 1 Presidential Scholar. The State of Illinois average ACT is 20.6, Yorkville High School is published as falling between 20 and 20.9.

Accreditation:
In July 2014, the Christian Schools International Commission on Accreditation and the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement granted full accreditation to Parkview Christian Academy.  PCA is using the accreditation report  to write and implement a school improvement plan.We are thankful to God for His guidance and care over the 15 years of Parkview school history and look forward to His providential care in years to come as we seek to partner with parents to train students that have heads grounded in Truth, hands serving God's glory, and hearts  surrendered to Christ.

School Improvement Plan:
The school improvement plan (SIP) was written based on recommendations from the accreditation report.  The  SIP will be submitted for review each year in order to maintain accreditation status and meaningful growth.

Strategic Plan - Goals:
1. Broaden and deepen academic experiences
2. Build the PCA Community with school-family partnerships
3. Provide facilities to meet the needs of enrollment growth
4. Model fiscally sustainable and affordable Christ-centered education
5. Develop a strong reputation in Yorkville and surrounding communities

Profile last updated: 11/05/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Charisma Christian Ministries-academy (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cross Evangelical Lutheran School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cross Evangelical Lutheran School (2.5 miles away)
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