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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 253 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,300
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

South Shore Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1994

Student Body

Total Students
253 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
52%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
South Shore Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
17 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Advanced Courses
AB Calculus, Biology, English Language, English Literature, Studio Art, US History
Average SAT score
1230
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform top, khaki/black bottoms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Full 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
70%
Admissions Director
Beth Morse

Sports

Extracurriculars

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

  • EVERY STUDENT IS UNIQUE
  • 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.
  • A FACULTY DEEPLY INVESTED IN EACH STUDENT
  • 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.
  • PREPARING STUDENTS FOR COLLEGE AND A FULFILLING LIFE
  • 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.
  • A SAFE, NURTURING ENVIRONMENT
  • 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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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 253 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,300
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Norfolk County, MA is $23,945 for elementary schools and $31,984 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Norfolk County, MA is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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