Legacy Christian Academy

We offer full day academic curricula beginning with a Pre-K program for 4 year olds and continuing through grade 12. Legacy provides Christian curricula aligned with New Mexico Standards and benchmarks.
CDC compliant campus with two options: Interactive Classroom Learning with Social Distancing Procedures in place, or Quality Online Education.
COVID-19 Safety Procedures in place to ensure a safe learning environment for all students.
All common areas sanitized with NaOWater (Non-Toxic Sanitizing Mist) between each class group.
Our students are assessed using the DIBELS Benchmark Tests and Terra Nova Achievement Testing.
Our high school graduates meet or exceed all the requirements necessary for continued education at the college or university level.
In addition, our ACTS accreditation qualifies our graduates for the lottery and other scholarships, as well as the Federal Pell Grant. Legacy Christian Academy is committed to keeping the focus on Christ and making Him the center of all we do.
Students start the day with Bible classes at all grade levels and once a week they attend chapel services.
Legacy Christian Academy believes that children should be well rounded. That`s why we offer the following athletic programs for those students who wish to participate. This is not only good for their health, it also teaches children the importance of team work, good sportsmanship and allows our children to demonstrate Christian Character in competitive situations. Win or lose, our children are expected to always give God the glory! Girls Volleyball Boys and Girls Basketball Boys and Girls Track.
LCA believes that it is important to expose children to fine arts, that is why we offer music and art classes for all ages. Your children will be exposed to various forms of art projects using different mediums. In addition, children will have the opportunity to participate in music. Children will learn basic voice instruction as well as developing their creativity and confidence by participating in school wide music productions.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 71 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,800
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
2007
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$500
Summer Program Cost Notes
We offer 3 programs morning academic, full day and extended day.

Student Body

Total Students
71 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Legacy Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
8 students
Average ACT score
21
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Polos and Pants )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies by grade level. We offer a 12 month or 10 month payment plan. There is also a registration fee and book fee. We offer discounts for multiple children from one family.
% on Financial Aid
8%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
John Mark Miller

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Praise Band, Student Council

School Notes

  • Our campus is CDC Compliant and has Social Distancing Procedures in place to ensure a safe environment for interactive classroom learning. We offer full day academic curricula beginning with a Pre-K program for 4 year olds and continuing through grade 12. Legacy provides Christian curricula aligned with New Mexico Standards and benchmarks. Our students are assessed using the Terra Nova Achievement Testing.  Our high school graduates meet or exceed all the requirements necessary for continued education at the college or university level. In addition, our ACTS accreditation qualifies our graduates for the lottery and other scholarships, as well as the Federal Pell Grant. Legacy Christian Academy is committed to keeping the focus on Christ and making Him the center of all we do. Students start the day with Bible classes at all grade levels and once a week they attend chapel services.  
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 71 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,800
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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