South Shore Christian Academy

Tel: (781)331-4340
Grades: PK-12 | 259 students
South Shore Christian Academy is an independent, non-denominational, co-ed day school educating students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12.
Every day, dedicated faculty and administrators work to prepare the students for college and life by integrating Christian faith, rigorous academics and core values – honesty, respect and a Christ-like attitude – to create a strong foundation for success.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 259 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses AB Calculus, Biology, English Language, English Literature, Studio Art, US History,
Average SAT score 1710
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform top, khaki/black bottoms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 19 / rolling
Tuition Notes 2015-2016 Tuition Pre-kindergarten offers 2/3/5 full day options 2 day $3,500 3 day $5,200 5 day $8,500 Kindergarten $8,500 1st -5th grade is $8,300 7th & 8th grade is $10,400 9th - 12th grade is $12,100 Multi-child discounts of 25%/35%/40% Se
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Admissions Director Nancy Archambault
Admissions Associate Ruth Dagley

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Ice HockeySoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Cheerleading, Honor Council, National Honors Society, Peer Mentoring Program, Prefect Council, Theatrical Productions, Voice Ensemble Band, Cheerleading, Honor Council, Voice Ensemble, National Honors Society,
Peer Mentoring Program,
Prefect Council,
Theatrical Productions,

School Notes

  • EVERY STUDENT IS UNIQUE
  • South Shore Christian Academy is an independent, nondenominational day school educating students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12. Every day, dedicated faculty and administrators work to prepare the students for college and life by integrating Christian faith, rigorous academics and core values – honesty, respect and a Christ-like attitude – to create a strong foundation for success.
  • A FACULTY DEEPLY INVESTED IN EACH STUDENT
  • Our faculty of Christian teachers is our strongest asset and your child’s most ardent advocate. When you enroll your student at South shore Christian Academy, you entrust him or her to a caring, motivated faculty who make the spiritual and academic development of each student a priority. Our teachers are fully credentialed, with over 70% holding advanced degrees, and are very gifted in their chosen profession. While their mission is to help each student achieve academic excellence through individualized, age-appropriate learning, their care and concern for each one of their students is a testament to their character. It is also one of the unique hallmarks of a South Shore Christian Academy education.
  • PREPARING STUDENTS FOR COLLEGE AND A FULFILLING LIFE
  • South Shore Christian Academy develops a student’s mind, body, character and spirit through challenging academics guided by Christian faith and values to prepare him or her for college and the ability to impact the world through a fulfilling life of faith, service and influence.
  • A SAFE, NURTURING ENVIRONMENT
  • Our children learn best in a safe, secure and comfortable environment. At South Shore Christian Academy, creation of that environment is our highest priority. Our teachers and administrators work ceaselessly to ensure that every student has the freedom to learn, live, and discover his or her unique, God-given gifts and talents. All of this is done in a community that not only nurtures students, but also encourages them to grow and learn. Our strong community of teachers, administrators, parents and student is wholeheartedly dedicated to making every aspect of the school experience positive and fulfilling.

Profile last updated: 09/08/2015

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