Lexington Christian Academy
5.00 (6 reviews)
- Approaching its twentieth year of providing Christian education to Central Kentucky, Lexington Christian Academy reaffirms its commitment to: Glorify Christ through educational minstry" to the next generation.
- The integration of God's Word with an academically challenging, traditional education program is only one facet of the LCA experience.
- A full-range of athletic and fine arts opportunities – combined with daily Bible classes, weekly chapel programs, local service projects, and overseas mission teams – provides every student with the opportunity to reach his or her God-given potential.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||1460 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 8%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||187 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|Number of AP Courses||14 courses|
|Average SAT score||1200|
|Average ACT score||25|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Khaki pants and polo)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||http://www.lexingtonchristian.org/tuition Tuition is listed and Tuition Assistance program is available to those who apply|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,500|
|Admissions Director||Lesley Sizemore-Hardin|
|Admissions Associate||Jennifer Cochran|
|Total Sports Offered||16 sports|
|Sports||Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingArchery, Baseball,|
Cross Country, Dance,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||13 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Academic Team, baseball, basketball, Chorus, Drum Line, football, Junior High sports, Mission trips, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Robotics, Wrestling Club, Youth Sports - soccer|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
As a teacher, I may be biased, but having taught public school for thirty years, let me say this is a breath of fresh air. The high schoolers thank me when I pass out work (even tests!), and I get to pray in class.....what a new experience! The school has been accommodating to me in every request I've made, and I could not ask for a better teaching environment. The students are bright, inquisitive, and just a joy to teach. LCA is not perfect, but if I were a parent considering a Christian environment for my son or daughter, was looking for teachers who are able to be creative in their teaching without being strangled by administrative and governmental regulations, this would be the place. It`s expensive, but kids leaving LCA are way, way ahead of most of their public school peers. And, as a plus, they pick up character along the way, instead of losing it.
- Posted by Teacher - Dr. Jerry L. Parks
I have gone to lca since 6th grade and it has had a huge impact on my life. The Christ centered atmosphere help against bullying as well as ensures good teachers. Lca is a great choice for any kid to grow up in. So many opportunities
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Andrew Beaver
Our daughter started LCA when she was 3. Our family thought LCA would be a sweet foundation and planned to transition our daughter to public school starting with Kindergarten. What we discovered after just a couple of years is that we could not imagine our daughter attending any other school than LCA. We fell in love with the teachers, the environment, and the curriculum. 10 years later, we still feel the same. While at LCA, our daughter has taken advanced courses, joined the Beta Club, participated in band, drama, dance, and cheerleading, and experienced her first mission trip. It's rare to find a school that offers a child so many opportunities to explore their interests and talents. We have been blessed by talented, caring teachers, coaches, and youth leaders. We are so thankful we chose to remain with LCA all of these years.
- Posted by Parent - dlhha
As I watch my children go through college, I reflect back on their time and education at LCA. They were academically ready, as shown by my oldest child's experience in a college English class. After the first paper was written, the professor called my child up to the desk and asked where my child attended high school. When the answer was LCA, the professor said "I can tell in your writing, it's excellent". Just a small example of the quality education LCA provides, not just high school, but from preschool - 12th grade. Chapel every week, Bible classes every day. Not just the spirit of Christ, but also the theology of the Bible. The quality you receive for the money invested is truly a blessing from God.
- Posted by Parent - memay
LCA is a top notch school both for academics and for Spirituality. It has as its central mission: To Glorify God. Teachers are degreed and certified all the way down to preschool! Graduates last year were offered in excess of $7 million in college scholarships! 100% of the seniors graduated and went to college. LCA hosts a wide variety of programs and activities for all ages including Robotics, Academic team, youth sports, intramurals, 17 competitive sports, four club sports, a vibrant chorus ministry all in a loving a nurturing environment. The campuses are immaculate and very safe. Preschool here is fantastic! The kids even have IPADS! If you want your child in a safe, clean, warm and loving environment, this is your school. It is a bargain for all that you get! Be an EAGLE!
- Posted by Administrator - jgiar
As new parents at LCA, we are very pleased. The classrooms are clean and organized, the staff and teachers are involved with the academics and spiritual growth of our son. We are greeted with a friendly face each and every morning. The academics are challenging but most of all, our son now loves to pray. You can learn math and spelling anywhere, but to build a relationship in a Christ- like environment is very priceless to our family. Thanks LCA!
- Posted by Parent - tonja
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