Christian Heritage Academy

  • Heritage Christian Academy is an evangelical Christian school which educates children from Kindergarten Development class for four-year-old through the high school grades.
  • It is an extension of the Christian home and an outreach ministry of Grace Free Lutheran Church, formerly Medicine Lake Lutheran Church, to the Christian community (students from 90 different area churches attend this school).
  • HCA provides a way to instill and maintain continuity of Biblical principles in young peoples' lives.
  • The academy offers a Christ-centered environment in which to develop physically, spiritually, academically, and socially by using a traditional classroom setting.
  • Students are taught self-discipline and individual responsibility in the areas of work habits and behavior.
  • In addition, extracurricular activities are provided in the areas of art, choral music, orchestra, band, drama and speech, physical education, sports, art club, chess club, and field trips.
  • The academy is known for an atmosphere of mutual love and respect among staff, parents, and students. We are truly an "Academy Family.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 144 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
86%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Christian Heritage Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses 1 AP per core subject area plus PSEO offerings
Average ACT score 26

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,500
Tuition Notes range: $3,400-$8,200
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Herman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball
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