New Life Christian Academy

  • Our Mission: To educate students academically, spiritually, & culturally and to develop their character; to allow students to realize their God-given potential and to live lives that glorify God.
  • New Life Christian Academy is a church school (nonpublic) founded in 1990 by Pastors Willie and Annie Blackmon.
  • We educate and minister to the whole child--mind, body, and spirit.
  • In attendance are grades K3 preschool through 12th grade. New Life Christian Academy believes in providing a superior education.
  • NLCA is a member of the Association of Christian Schools.
  • Our graduates continue their learning process through enrolling in pre-professional programs of study at universities, and even enlisting in the military.
  • The Academy uses the A Beka curriculum and our three year old are prepared to read using this curriculum.

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New Life Christian Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1990

Student Body

Total Students71 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade New Life Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$300


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBallet, Cheering, Dance, GymnasticsBalletCheering,

School Notes

  • It is our honor as a church school to provide your child with a wholesome, educational experience.  Children grow in the admonition of the Lord to fulfill their God given purpose.  We academically challenge them via our college preparatory curriculum while providing opportunities for techinical/career courses.
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  • Troy
    Collegedale Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-K | 84 students
    1.4 miles
    Po Box 613 701 E Collegedale Street
    Troy, AL 36081
    1.4 PK-K
  • Troy
     Pike Liberal Arts School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 445 students
    6.5 miles
    Highway 231 S
    Troy, AL 36081
    6.5 PK-12

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As a Christian school, we can design instruction to personalize attention through smaller class sizes in order to not only meet state standards, but to exceed those state standards. This is a position of strength, particularly when you consider that we exceed the standards for today's fast paced learning with a biblical worldview.
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