Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano

In pursuit of excellence in education the mission of Prestonwood Christian Academy is to assist Christian parents by helping equip students to embrace biblical truth, strive for academic excellence and model Christ-like leadership to influence their homes, churches and communities for Christ.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,727 students
  • Acceptance rate: 82%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Please contact for information
Year Founded
1997
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
1,727 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
131 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
39%
Average Class Size
22 students
Number of AP Courses
20 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art, AP Biology, AP Calcilus BC, AP Calculus AB, AP Economics, AP English III, AP English IV, AP Government, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP US History
Average SAT score
1217
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
25
(Out of 36)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniforms required

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition information: www.prestonwoodchristian.org Tuition Assistance: www.prestonwoodchristian.org
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$8,644
Acceptance Rate
82%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Angie Gray
Admissions Associate
Allison Taylor

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Future Business Leaders of America, Future Doctors of America, Future Problem Solvers, Lion Scholar Program (distinguished honors program), Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Speech and Debate, STEM Honors Program, Student Government Association, Student Leadership Institute, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
AP Art, Band, Choir, International Thespian Society, Orchestra, Praise Team

School Notes

  • Prestonwood Christian Academy School Systemis made up of four schools serving students across the Dallas Metroplex and virtually throughout the world. More than 2,200 students are enrolled at three campuses: PCA Plano (Pre-K3 through 12th Grade), PCA North in Prosper (Pre-K3 through 12th Grade) and PCA Online. St. Timothy Christian Academy in Plano serves students with learning differences. The PCA School System has been recognized as having one of the strongest Christian education programs in the country providing intentional biblical worldview training and integration. PCA places great value on the growth of students' spiritual health in addition to their scholastic endeavors and co-curricular activities. Tantamount to its Spiritual Development plan is PCA's rigorous Liberal Arts academic program. From the first graduating class in 2002 through the class of 2023, graduates have been offered more than $178.9 million in scholarship dollars for academics, arts and athletics from universities and other institutions of higher learning. PCA is now enrolling for the 2024-25 school year.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano?
The acceptance rate of Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano is 82%, which is lower than the national average of 84%.
Does Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano offer a summer program?
Yes, Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano offer?
Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano offers 14 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball. Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Texas for most sports offered.
What is Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano's ranking?
Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Largest student body, Most AP courses offered, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano?
The application deadline for Prestonwood Christian Academy Plano is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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PCA is a wonderful school that helps train each and every child to live life using their individual gifts and talents. Teaching them to be well rounded and to be able to take a stand for what they believe. We have numerous programs...Student Leadership Institute, Advisory groups, Award winning Fine Arts, Tuition Assistance, Winston Science and so much more. You will feel like a part of the community the moment you walk on campus. Come tour our campus!!
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,727 students
  • Acceptance rate: 82%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Plano, TX is $8,950 for elementary schools and $10,108 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Plano, TX is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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