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Faith Christian Academy
Faith Christian Academy has a reputation for academic excellence, a competitive athletic program, a variety of opportunities for artistic expression, and a strong focus on the integration of the Christian faith in the educational experience. We seek to produce thoughtful, respectful, and well-educated students who think critically, express themselves well, and are committed to restoring strong moral leadership wherever they choose to live, work and worship.
Faith Christian Academy is registered with the New York State Education Department and is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International.
Accreditation is recognizing that a school meets prescribed high standards of care and education, and that a specialized outside team has validated the integrity and quality of its program.
Faith Christian Academy has been granted candidacy status in the accreditation program by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Our families have the assurance that their school provides the highest quality Christian program possible.
We offer a safe and nurturing environment while promoting the physical, social, emotional, intellectual and spiritual development of young children.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 268 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,570
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Faith Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
Year Founded
1976
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
268 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Faith Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Wendy Wright

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School Notes

  • Faith Christian Academy has a reputation for academic excellence, a competitive athletic program, a variety of opportunities for artistic expression, and a strong focus on the integration of the Christian faith in the educational experience. We seek to produce thoughtful, respectful, and well-educated students who think critically, express themselves well, and are committed to restoring strong moral leadership wherever they choose to live, work and worship. Faith Christian Academy is registered with the New York State Education Department and is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International. Accreditation is recognizing that a school meets prescribed high standards of care and education, and that a specialized outside team has validated the integrity and quality of its program. Faith Christian Academy has been granted candidacy status in the accreditation program by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Our families have the assurance that their school provides the highest quality Christian program possible. We offer a safe and nurturing environment while promoting the physical, social, emotional, intellectual and spiritual development of young children.

School Reviews

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FCA provides excellent education! Awesome teachers and elementary principal who loves the kids. Approachable staff who are committed. My kids are thriving.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 268 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,570
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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