Red Lion Christian Academy

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked DE School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 574 students
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
574 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Red Lion Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
14 students
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB (I), AP Calculus BC (II), AP English Literature, AP European History, AP History (US), AP Language & Composition, AP Physics B (non-Calculus based), AP Physics C (Calculus based), AP Statistics
Average SAT score
Classroom Dress Code
(Flynn & O'Hara Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition Rates Daycare - $210-$230/weekPreschool - $4,200-$6995K-12th Grade - $7995-$10,350
Admissions Director
Linda Pargoe
Admissions Associate
Karen Allen



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
28 extracurriculars
Elementary - 4th & 5th Grade Band, Elementary - After School Choir, HS - 10th - 12th Grade Math League, HS - 11th & 12th Grade Student Senate, HS - 9th Grade Math League, HS - All State Band, HS - All State Choir, HS - Community Service, HS - Marching Band, HS - Mock Trial, HS - Poetry Out Loud Competition, HS - Select Ensemble Choir, HS - Sr. National Honor Society, HS - Tri M Society, HS - Vocal Jazz, HS - Worship Team, HS - Yearbook, HS/MS - ACSI Fine Arts Competition, HS/MS - All State Theater, HS/MS - Band, HS/MS - Choir, HS/MS - Jefferson Awards, HS/MS - Math Olympiad, HS/MS - School Musical, HS/MS - Science Olympiad, MS - Jr. National Honor Society, MS - Math League, MS - Spelling Bee Competition

School Notes

  • Christ centered, Biblically based
  • P-3 through 12th grades
  • Financial Needs Based Assistance
  • Strong academic program with Honors and AP courses
  • Before/After Care available
  • Bus transportation
  • New athletic stadium, turf field and on-site media center
  • 100% College Acceptance of the 2010 graduating class

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked DE School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 574 students
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New Castle County, DE is $12,249 for elementary schools and $13,787 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Castle County, DE is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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