Faith Christian Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (845)462-0266
Faith Christian Academy
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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 268 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%
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
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,570
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Wendy Wright


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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5  1/19/2012
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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