NorthCreek Academy & Preschool

2303A Ygnacio Valley Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Tel: (925)954-6322
  • Our philosophy as a Classical Christian school is built upon the Trivium: Grammar Stage (K-5), Dialectic Stage (6-8), and the Rhetoric Stage (9-12) (High School addition is coming in the near future.) Our commitment is to biblical application and partnering with families.
  • In addition to the usual subjects, NCA provides classroom/instrumental music, art, Latin, and sports at the Jr. High level.
  • K-8 students wear uniforms, a hot lunch program is available, and extended care is available from 7 am until 6 pm.
  • School hours are 9 am until 12:30 pm for Kindergarten; 9 am until 3:30 pm for grades 1 - 5; 8:30 am until 3:30 pm for grades 6 - 8.
  • A school nurse is on duty during school hours.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 497 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade NorthCreek Academy & Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average Percentile SSAT 84%
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniforms - Khaki, Navy, Hunter Green, White)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,600
Tuition Notes Rate posted is for single child grade 1-5. Rate for 6-8 is $8,930. Kindergarten is $6,200. Discounts apply to families with multiple students enrolled.
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,200
Admissions Director Ranetta Ericks
Admissions Associate Michelle Kurnik

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Jazz Band, Odyssey of the Mind, SALT Drama Jazz Band, SALT Drama, Odyssey of the Mind,

School Notes

  • Some grades are currently impacted but please call the registrar at 925/627-4435 to inquire about availability. Please submit an online application from our website if interested in joining us. First day of school is August 23, 2017.
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