Phil-Mont Christian Academy

The mission of Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy is to provide excellent academic education from a consistent Christian world-and-life view for the children in Christian families.
The vision of Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy is to train ambassadors and disciples of Christ who are thoughtful, responsible, and biblically literate stewards of God's gifts and callings.
Phil-Mont upholds high standards of academic integrity. Students are expected to perform to the best of their God-given abilities.
The atmosphere of Phil-Mont is characterized by loving relationships in recognition of and in response to God's grace in individual lives and in His sustaining of the school.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Acceptance rate: 87%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Phil-Mont Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1943

Student Body

Total Students
388 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Phil-Mont Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
American History, British Literature, Calculus, Music Theory, Visual Art
Average SAT score
1230
(Out of 1600)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
uniforms - khaki, navy blue

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
PK: $7,540 K-5: $9,020 6-8: $10,020 9-12: $11,954
% on Financial Aid
85%
Acceptance Rate
87%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Phil VanVeldhuizen
Admissions Associate
Lilan Geating (International)

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Carter G. Woodson Society (African American Culture), Chess Club, Interact Club (Rotary International), International Club, National Honor Society, Student Council, Tri M Music Honor Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Chapel Leadership Team, Jazz Band, Literary & Art Magazine, Theater/Drama Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Winter Tennis

School Notes

Welcome to Phil-Mont, where families become part of alarger community which helps point children to Christ and prepares them for life and service in the kingdom of God. Our students benefit from godly teachers, who act as role-models for life, who pray with and for their students, who care about kids and take the time to help each student learn and express themselves using their God-given talents. We hope you prayerfully consider Phil-Mont for your family`s educational needs because the results reach far beyond head knowledge, athletic ability, or artistic excellence. Phil-Mont`s instruction helps students strive for theirbest, for the glory of their Creator and the good of all people.Please look over our information, check out our mission statement and then contact us or start the application process.

Crieria For Admission

  • That there be a credible profession of faith in Jesus Christ on the part of at leastone parent of the applicant.
  • That there be membership in, and/or regular attendance at, a church in whichthe Bible is sincerely believed and faithfully taught.
  • That there be an understanding of, and agreement with, the purpose of Phil-Mont Christian Academy to provide children with a God-centered education inwhich Jesus Christ is acknowledged in every area of life.
  • That there be a commitment on the part of the parents to support the work ofPhil-Mont Christian Academy through prayer, volunteer labor and financialcontributions.
  • That each applicant give evidence of potential academic success in Phil-MontChristian Academy`s program, based on past records, entrance tests andinterviews.
  • That each applicant give evidence of emotional stability, a satisfactory behaviorrecord and adequate social adjustment.

MISSION STATEMENT
Philadelphia-Montgomery Christian Academy`s mission is to provideexcellent academic education from a consistent Christian world-and-life viewfor children in Christian families, so that they as Christ`s disciples andambassadors may be thoughtful, responsible, and biblically literatestewards of God`s gifts and calling
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Phil-Mont Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Phil-Mont Christian Academy is 87%, which is higher than the national average of 86%.
What sports does Phil-Mont Christian Academy offer?
Phil-Mont Christian Academy offers 6 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis and Track and Field.
What is Phil-Mont Christian Academy's ranking?
Phil-Mont Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Phil-Mont Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Phil-Mont Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Acceptance rate: 87%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, PA is $19,469 for elementary schools and $27,264 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, PA is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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