Red Lion Christian Academy

Tel: (302)834-2526
  • Red Lion Christian Academy exists to glorify God by supporting Christian families in training and educating students so that Christ may reign supreme in every aspect of their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1980

Student Body

Total Students724 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeRed Lion Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses10 courses
Advanced CoursesAP 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 score1290
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Flynn & O)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition range between $3645 - $8305
Admissions DirectorHeidi Nequist
Admissions AssociateLinda Pargoe


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.30 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Elementary - 4th & 5th Grade Band, Elementary - After School Choir, Elementary - Stretch, 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 - National History Day, 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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The average private school tuition in New Castle County, DE is $9,789 for elementary schools and $16,846 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).