Harvest Christian Academy

  • The mission of Harvest Christian Academy is to glorify God through the fulfillment of the Great Commission.
  • HCA is a ministry of Harvest Bible Chapel; one church on multiple campuses in the Chicagoland area.
  • Our school is located at the Elgin Campus.  Watch this testimony from Graduation 2018

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia
Year Founded2004

Student Body

Total Students479 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Harvest Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus, AP Human Geography, AP Language, AP Literature, AP Statistics, AP US History
Average SAT score1110
Average ACT score23
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(K-5, Middle School, High School have different stipulations. See harvestchristianacademy.org/dresscode.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notessee harvestchristianacademy.org/tuition for current rates
% on Financial Aid
12%
Admissions DirectorKristy Weidman
Admissions AssociateLauryn Miller

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
History Club, K5 Buddies, National Honor Society, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
High School Worship Band, Middle School Worship Band, Photography, Theater

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Lions in Training Basketball, Lions in Training Cross Country, Lions in Training Volleyball

School Notes

  • Our Distinctives
  • A commitment to the Bible as the final authority in all matters.
  • A commitment to thorough and purposeful integration of biblical principles in the teaching of all academic disciplines.
  • A program that strives to equip students for great success in higher education.
  • An emphasis in intentional discipleship through instruction, mentorship, counseling and prayer.
  • A faculty characterized by a growing walk with Christ, expressed in a life that is increasingly glorifying, growing, gracious, generous, and grateful.
  • An embrace of Kingdom responsibility and opportunities for growth through service.
  • A surrender to the authority of the local church.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Thankful for the teachers and administrators here who are committed to Christ and discipling HCA students in the context of academic excellence.
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Amazing school with a focus on Christ. Teachers are loving and academics Are above grade level of local public schools.
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