First Love Christian Academy

  • First Love Christian Academy is a private non-affiliated high school in Washington, PA. We offer competitive programs with a whole-child, Bible-based approach.
  • Students are instructed in morals and ethics, along with a strong parental network that helps each child reach his/her potential! All students are active in community missions. We have international and domestic students from 18 different countries and a competitive national athletic program.

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First Love Christian Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded2003
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$450
Summer Program Cost Notes$450/class plus small fees
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students45 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
70%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade First Love Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size7 students
Number of AP Courses8 courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus, Courses taken at Washington and Jefferson College, Courses taken at Wheeling Jesuit University, English, Other AP Courses as needed, Physics, Select Courses at Community College of Allegheny County, Select courses taken at Penn Commercial, World History
Average SAT score1100
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(polos and khaki or black pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$20,000
Tuition NotesLarge Financial Aid Program with a sliding scale for tuition awards.
% on Financial Aid
90%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,000
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDr. Kathleen Miller
Admissions AssociateDr. Miller

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Fusfoo Media, Student Government, TBQ, Yearbook/Photography

School Notes

  • My child has the desire to build a relationship with Jesus Christ. (Acts 8:31) My child has the desire to achieve academically to the best of his/her ability. (Colossians 3:23) My child agrees to adhere to the rules and regulations reflecting a Christian lifestyle. (Romans 13:1-2) Our family will attend the church of our choice supporting First Love`s Statement of Faith. (Hebrews 10:25)

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