Reid Temple Christian Academy

  • Reid Temple Christian Academy (RTCA) offers a Christ-centered education with emphasis in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
  • RTCA serves approximately 300 students in pre-K (age two) through grade eight at one campus in Glenn Dale, Maryland.
  • RTCA is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization sponsored and supported in part by the Reid Temple African Methodist Episcopal Church located on the same campus.
  • RTCA is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • Our students are immediately prepared to embrace the full aspect of knowing which is hard to accomplish in the traditional bureaucracy of public school systems.
  • Our teachers have created a ''Community of Learners'' where everyone participates in the answering process and analysis, which creates effective group learning dynamics.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationAfrican Methodist Episcopal
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded2005

Student Body

Total Students319 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Reid Temple Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Students are required to wear a uniform daily)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesReid Temple Christian Academy is a Pre-K 2 through grade 8 college preparatory co-educational day school in Prince George's County, Md. and we dream BIG! We are committed to providing a holistic Christian education which ministers to the whole child, in an environment rich in communication, science, technology, engineering and math (C-STEM). Our students are inspired to be creative, imaginative, and go beyond the classroom boundaries of learning!
Admissions DirectorDr. Echols

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, SoccerBasketballCheering,
FootballSoccer,

School Notes

  • Reid Temple Christian Academy (RTCA) offers a Christ-centered education with emphasis in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The school serves approximately 300 students in pre-K (age two) through grade eight at their one campus located in Glenn Dale, Maryland. RTCA is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization sponsored and supported in part by the Reid Temple African Methodist Episcopal Church located on the same campus. RTCA is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Our students are immediately prepared to embrace the full aspect of knowing which is hard to accomplish in the traditional bureaucracy of public school systems. Our teachers have created a ''Community of Learners'' where everyone participates in the answering process and analysis, which creates effective group learning dynamics.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glenn Dale
    Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
    0.7 miles
    11902 Daisy Ln
    Glenn Dale, MD 20769
    (301)464-3215
    0.7 PK-8
    204
  • Bowie
    Grades: PK-12 | 376 students
    5 miles
    9800 Lottsford Road
    Bowie, MD 20721
    (301)955-1160
    5 PK-12
    376
  • Bowie
    Grades: K-8 | 258 students
    4.2 miles
    7210 Race Track Rd
    Bowie, MD 20715
    (301)262-0158
    4.2 K-8
    258
  • Bowie
    Grades: PK-12 | 37 students
    3.1 miles
    11914 Chantilly Ln
    Bowie, MD 20721
    (301)464-5602
    3.1 PK-12
    37
  • Upper Marlboro
    Grades: NS-12 | 755 students
    7.7 miles
    1133 Largo Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
    (301)249-7000
    7.7 NS-12
    755

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