Leadership Christian Academy

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Leadership Christian Academy Photo #1 - The LCA middle school welcomed our "resident engineer," Paul Matters, for a special day of hands-on learning. Lights, glasses & experimentation!
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Leadership Christian Academy Photo #1 - The LCA middle school welcomed our "resident engineer," Paul Matters, for a special day of hands-on learning. Lights, glasses & experimentation!
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #2 - Impressionist-inspired pastel step drawings from our 3rd and 4th grade artists, and impressionist-inspired collage landscapes beautifully created by our 1st and 2nd grade students.
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #3 - "I'm never surprised by the creativity of our Academy's students, but the 5th & 6th graders biomes were exceptional this year; they really turned out awesome! Way to go students!" ~Mrs. White, Middle School Science Teacher
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #4 - "Gym was especially fun and "dangerous" today as cardio activities involved avoiding LAVA! The kids had a blast with obstacle courses mimicking the game, "the floor is lava!" - Mrs. Wolbert, Physical Education Teacher
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #5 - The first grade students put their weather unit lessons to work by creating homemade weather tools! At LCA, we believe that hands-on learning is an amazing and rewarding way for students to explore, retain, and experiment with all aspects of whatever subject they are studying.
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #6 - The LCA Cross Country team had numerous students place in meets throughout the season! CONGRATS to the team and the coaches!
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #7 - Students and faculty had the privilege of praying over several students (sisters) in chapel, as God is sending their family to Japan to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Leadership Christian Academy Photo #8 - At Leadership Christian Academy students honor our great nation's flag. Every single day students help to hang the American flag at the beginning of the school day and then bring the flag in and properly fold it at the end of the school day. Pictured is one of LCA's youngest students helping Principal Shatto!
Leadership Christian Academy provides a program of academic excellence that embodies a biblical worldview in order to equip the whole child to live a servant lifestyle as a godly leader and citizen who will impact the world with the message of Jesus Christ. We also provide a learning community which partners with parents, encouraging the spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional and physical growth of students.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 115 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,795
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Leadership Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
2005

Student Body

Total Students
115 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Leadership Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition reflects rates for grades 1st-8th. Please contact the school for Pre-K & K rates.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,500
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Miranda Bernhardt
Endowment Size
$0.1 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Student Government

School Notes

  • Leadership Christian Academy is the only school in Erie County that offers consistent and applied leadership training to students from Pre-K through grade 8.
  • Leadership Christian Academy exists to educate and equip this generation of God's leaders. It is an academy with small class sizes and a differentiated approach to education that offers a program of academic and spiritual excellence.
  • We also offer private tutoring during school hours for dyslexic students. Visit our website and take a digital tour.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Leadership Christian Academy cost?
Leadership Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $5,795 for private students.
What schools are Leadership Christian Academy often compared to?
Leadership Christian Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Erie First Christian Academy by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Leadership Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Leadership Christian Academy is 75%, which is lower than the national average of 86%. Leadership Christian Academy's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Pennsylvania with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Leadership Christian Academy offer?
Leadership Christian Academy offers 1 interscholastic sports: Cross Country.
What is Leadership Christian Academy's ranking?
Leadership Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Lowest average acceptance rates.
When is the application deadline for Leadership Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Leadership Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 115 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,795
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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