Spartanburg Christian Academy

  • Spartanburg Christian Academy is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), a service organization serving Christian schools across the United States and around the world. SCA is Advanced Ed. accredited.
  • Each member school or college retains its individual distinctive and operating independence.
  • Participation in any or all of the services of ACSI is voluntary.
  • ACSI is a full-service association designed to be a meaningful aid to the school's educational ministry.
  • SCA exists as a ministry of First Baptist Church of North Spartanburg.
  • We join with our parents in encouraging our students to be lifelong disciples of Christ through the missions of Evangelism, Discipleship, Giving and Prayer.
  • Our faculty and staff strive to lead each student to experience a personal saving relationship with Christ.
  • The Bible is God's inerrant Word and is the basis of all instruction and the test of all truth.
  • God has not made, and He doesn't maintain, anything in the world that is without meaning and beauty.
  • It is our task and our goal to seek the knowledge and understanding of that meaning and beauty through intellectual and spiritual endeavor.
  • We promote academic excellence and critical thinking throughout the teaching of the basic doctrines of the Christian faith, equipping students to live Godly lives in a global society.
  • Our school teaches honor of the body as the temple of God.
  • As basic doctrines of the Christian faith are taught, students are challenged to apply the principles learned to daily living.
  • As God's stewards, each student is encouraged to make wise use of time and to use material things for the glory of God.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1996

Student Body

Total Students455 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Spartanburg Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki and dress polo on Wednesday, Dress Uniform Day)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPreschool (3K/4K) $2388-3984 Elementary K5-4th $6108 Intermediate 5th-6th $7020 Middle 7th-8th $7020 High 9th-12th $9156
Admissions DirectorKrisila Foster
Admissions AssociateLisa Nusz

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.39 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
1. Student Council, Career Day, Colonial Day for 1st Graders, Etiquette Lunch, High School Service Day, Junior Beta Club, Junior Ring Ceremony, Media Team -Live Morning News, Operation Christmas Child Collection, Palmetto Girls State/Boys State, Senior Beta Club, Student Praise Band, Tower Power Team, Yearbook Staff

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chorus, Christmas Chapel, Middle/High School Art, Pastor's Appreciation Chapel, Thanksgiving Chapel, Theatre Arts, Veteran's Day

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Barrier Island 5th Grade 3 Day Trip, DC Trip 8th Grade 4 Days, Field Day, Field Trips, Gingerbread Day for 2nd Graders, High School Retreat 3 Days, Homecoming, Junior Senior Prom, Letter Jacket Ceremony, Middle and High School Thanksgiving Luncheon, Middle School Dance, Pep Rallys, See You at the Pole, Senior Superlatives, Senior Walt Disney World Trip, Warrior Walk Day, Washington

School Notes

  • Spartanburg Christian Academy is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), a service organization serving Christian schools across the United States and around the world. Each member school or college retains its individual distinctive and operating independence. Participation in any or all of the services of ACSI is voluntary. ACSI is a full-service association designed to be a meaningful aid to the school's educational ministry. SCA exists as a ministry of First Baptist Church of North Spartanburg. We join with our parents in encouraging our students to be lifelong disciples of Christ through the missions of Evangelism, Discipleship, Giving and Prayer. Our faculty and staff strive to lead each student to experience a personal saving relationship with Christ. The Bible is God's inerrant Word and is the basis of all instruction and the test of all truth. God has not made, and He doesn't maintain, anything in the world that is without meaning and beauty. It is our task and our goal to seek the knowledge and understanding of that meaning and beauty through intellectual and spiritual endeavor. We promote academic excellence and critical thinking throughout the teaching of the basic doctrines of the Christian faith, equipping students to live Godly lives in a global society. Our school teaches honor of the body as the temple of God. As basic doctrines of the Christian faith are taught, students are challenged to apply the principles learned to daily living. As God's stewards, each student is encouraged to make wise use of time and to use material things for the glory of God.

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Our daughter graduated 3 years ago from Spartanburg Christian Academy and has been very successful in her university. She was accepted to all the colleges that she applied and received top scholarships. While we are so thankful for the rigorous education she received at SCA, we are most thankful for the relationships she had/has with her teachers and fellow students. She was mentored by older students and in turn mentored younger students while she was in high school.
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