Parkside Christian Academy

  • Parkside Christian Academy/Cross Factor Academy has the safe, nurturing atmosphere that parents dream of for their child's growth and development.
  • Since our founding in 1976, we have been dedicated to providing "Academic Excellence with Christian Values," preparing our students to pursue secondary school and beyond with confidence and success.
  • Parkside Christian Academy combines a proven academic curriculum with a nurturing atmosphere that inspires moral and spiritual development through a Christian worldview.
  • PCA welcomes students from all backgrounds and beliefs through its open-enrollment admissions.
  • In small classes with personal attention, students receive solid grounding in their education.
  • PCA students develop lifelong skills in communication, problem-solving, analysis, writing, and decision making.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1977
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students78 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Parkside Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses8 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Parkside Christian Academy/Cross Factor Academy has the safe, nurturing atmosphere that parents dream of for their child's growth and development. Since our founding in 1976, we have been dedicated to providing "Academic Excellence with Christian Values," preparing our students to pursue secondary school and beyond with confidence and success. Parkside Christian Academy combines a proven academic curriculum with a nurturing atmosphere that inspires moral and spiritual development through a Christian worldview. PCA welcomes students from all backgrounds and beliefs through its open-enrollment admissions. In small classes with personal attention, students receive solid grounding in their education. PCA students develop lifelong skills in communication, problem-solving, analysis, writing, and decision making.
Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brookline
    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
    3.6 miles
    171 Goddard Avenue
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617) 277-2456
    3.6 PK-8
    535
  • Hyde Park
    Grades: 6-12
    3.6 miles
    17 Hale St
    Hyde Park, MA 02136
    (617) 364-3700
    3.6 6-12
    n/a
  • Mattapan
    Berea Sda Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 133 students
    1 miles
    800 Morton St
    Mattapan, MA 02126
    (617) 436-8301
    1 PK-8
    133
  • Dorchester Center
    Grades: PK-8 | 321 students
    0.9 miles
    2214 Dorchester Ave
    Dorchester Center, MA 02124
    (617) 265-0019
    0.9 PK-8
    321
  • Boston
    Kids Are People School
    Alternative School
    Grades: NS-8 | 120 students
    4.4 miles
    530 Commonwealth Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 266-0028
    4.4 NS-8
    120

School Reviews

Endorse Parkside Christian Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
You will encounter COOP, HSPT and TACHS if you are applying to some Roman Catholic high schools.
This article aims to show you where to look for information about school reopening protocols, school reopening communications, schools that have closed, and schools with COVID-19 cases, among other COVID-19 related issues.
The COVID-19 has turned our lives upside down. Sending your children back to school raises all sorts of concerns for their safety and education. We answer some of your questions here.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Massachusetts is $12,983 for elementary schools and $31,788 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).