South Shore Christian Academy

  • South Shore Christian Academy is an independent, non-denominational, co-ed day school educating students from preschool through grade 12.
  • Every day, dedicated faculty and administrators work to prepare the students for college and life by integrating Christian faith, rigorous academics and core values honesty, respect and a Christ-like attitude to create a strong foundation for success.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1994

Student Body

Total Students253 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade South Shore Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
Advanced CoursesAB Calculus, Biology, English Language, English Literature, Studio Art, US History
Average SAT score1230
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform top, khaki/black bottoms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,300
Tuition NotesFull Day Kindergarten: 5 Day (5 years old; Monday - Friday) $9,500 Grades 1-5 $9,300 Grades 6-8 $11,300 Grades 9-12 $13,300Please see website for info on Preschool & Pre-K tuition rates.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorBeth Morse


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, National Honors Society, Prefect Council, Theatrical Productions

Club or Organization:
Chapel Band, Chess Club, Choir Club, Green Team, Sound Team, Student Ambassador Program, Yearbook Club

School Notes

  • South Shore Christian Academy is an independent, nondenominational day school educating students from preschool through grade 12. Every day, dedicated faculty and administrators work to prepare the students for college and life by integrating Christian faith, rigorous academics and core values honesty, respect and a Christ-like attitude to create a strong foundation for success.
  • Our faculty of Christian teachers is our strongest asset and your child`s most ardent advocate. When you enroll your student at South Shore Christian Academy, you entrust him or her to a caring, motivated faculty who make the spiritual and academic development of each student a priority. Our teachers are fully credentialed, with over 70% holding advanced degrees, and are very gifted in their chosen profession. While their mission is to help each student achieve academic excellence through individualized, age-appropriate learning, their care and concern for each one of their students is a testament to their character. It is also one of the unique hallmarks of a South Shore Christian Academy education.
  • South Shore Christian Academy develops a student`s mind, body, character and spirit through challenging academics guided by Christian faith and values to prepare him or her for college and the ability to impact the world through a fulfilling life of faith, service and influence.
  • Our children learn best in a safe, secure and comfortable environment. At South Shore Christian Academy, creation of that environment is our highest priority. Our teachers and administrators work ceaselessly to ensure that every student has the freedom to learn, live, and discover his or her unique, God-given gifts and talents. All of this is done in a community that not only nurtures students, but also encourages them to grow and learn. Our strong community of teachers, administrators, parents and student is wholeheartedly dedicated to making every aspect of the school experience positive and fulfilling.

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