Ambassador Christian Academy

900 W Ridge Road
Gary, IN 46408-0464
     Tel: (219)887-4473
Grades: PK - 9 | 421 students

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 421 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Ambassador Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(white or burgundy top, plaid skirt and grey slacks)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,700
Tuition Notes 2 yr old-$420/mo; 3 &4 yr old-$360/mo; K-8-$395/mo; 10% Sibling discount; Enrollment fee: 2& 3 yr-$50; PK4-8th-$156
% on Financial Aid 30%
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Vercena Stewart
Admissions Associate Linda Cobb


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Drill Team, Gymnastics, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Drill TeamGymnastics,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes:

Ambassador Christian Academy : 'We Don't Just Teach Academics, We Teach Life".

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Andrean High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tedm Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Spirit Of God Accelerated Education (3.1 miles away)
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