South Texas Christian Academy

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  • The mission of South Texas Christian Academy (STCA) is to promote a redemptive relationship between each student and Jesus Christ and facilitate spiritual, academic, social, physical and vocational growth through the provision of an environment in which Christian nurture may take place. South Texas Christian Academy is dedicated to the fulfilment of one great purpose, " to restore in man the image of his maker, to being him back to the perfection in which he was created, to promote the develpment pf body, mind and soul, that the divine purpose of his creation might be realized" Education, p.
  • 15. Adventist education places a high estimate on the infinite worth of every individual and seeks to provide a climate in which positive self-image can be developed.
  • We endeavour to provide opportunities for students to secure a preparation that will enable them to live successfully and productively.
  • Students are encouraged to take an active interest in making their communities better places to live, to appreciate cultural and scientific advances of the age, and to develop positive attitudes toward useful labor and humanity.
  • Each student is challenged to develop a sense of mission for giving the gospel message to the world in preparation for the soon return of Jesus.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Texas Private School Accreditation Commission
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1987

Student Body

Total Students318 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeSouth Texas Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
Advanced CoursesAnatomy & Physiology, AP Calculus, AP English IV Lit., Calculus AB, Earth Science & Astronomy
Average SAT score1250
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki Pants and School Polo/ Wednesday Formal Uniform )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 28 / Mar. 30
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,500
Tuition NotesRegistration+10 tuition fees
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMaria Leal

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Mine Craft Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Honors Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sports Teams

School Notes

  • Non-Discrimination Policy:South Texas Christian Academy admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generall accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in its administration or its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
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