Legacy Christian Academy
Tel: (575) 434-0352
- 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.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)|
Other religious school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost||$500|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||We offer 3 programs morning academic, full day and extended day.|
|Total Students||71 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 52%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||12 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|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||$4,800|
|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|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||John Mark Miller|
|Total Sports Offered||3 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Track and Field,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||2 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Praise Band, Student Council|
- 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.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Alamogordo Grades: K-12 | 160 students
3601 N Scenic Dr, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(575) 434-3903 2.8 K-12
- Alamogordo Grades: PK-7 | 82 students
1000 East 8th Street
Alamogordo, NM 88310
(575) 437-7821 1.5 PK-7
If you live outside the United States, choosing an American private school can be a confusing process. Here is an overview of the process.
Many people thought vouchers would never amount to much. Not only have they amounted to a great deal more than anybody could have thought, but vouchers have encouraged several more education choices to flourish.
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?