Life Christian Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (253)756-2410
  • Since 1973 we've been committed to fully equipping every student for success and significance--mind, hear, and strength.
  • We provide an equal balance of high-quality academic instruction; authentic spiritual formation; and programs that broaden students' experience and sharpen their unique talents, from athletics and arts to leadership and international experience in a college prep environment.
  • Through class sizes of 15-18 students advanced placement courses and resources for learning challenges, students receive instruction that meets their needs.
  • Our Math and Science Institute (MSI) engages every student in challenging hands-on experiments using professional grade lab.
  • equipment and technology. Partnerships with local universities, organizations, and corporations are delivering value-added opportunities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationAssembly of God
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia / Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students621 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 27%
Students by GradeLife Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus, AP English, AP European History, AP US History,
Average SAT score1120
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(K--8 Uniforms, 9--12 Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade level
% on Financial Aid
39%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,100
Admissions DirectorLinda Davis

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Honor Society, Knowledge Bowl, Mock Trials, Rotary Interact, Technology Clu

School Notes

As a church-sponsored school serving Pre-K through grade 12 students on a single campus, we offer a unique "benefits package" no other school in our region can.

  • State-of-the-art facilities available to all grades
  • Seamless curriculum and fluid transitions between key grade levels.
  • Consistent teaching, values, and learning environment;
  • Experienced faculty that spans the Pre-K through grade 12 spectrum, augmented by pastoral staff
  • An award-winning resource program for students with unique learning styles
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School Reviews

5  1/5/2012
Life Christian School and Academy is committed to its students and families. Teachers are dedicated and caring. Students are responsible and knowledable. I recommend Life Christian School and Academy to anyone looking for better education for their children.
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