Summit Christian Academy

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Summit Christian Academy Photo #1 - SCA provides several opportunities for athletic competition.
  • Summit Christian Academy partners with parents to offer a challenging Biblically based education resulting in students who are motivated to confidently impact their world for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-9
Year Founded1974

Student Body

Total Students70 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Summit Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
16%
Average Class Size16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,800
Tuition NotesPreschool (3 day, half day) - $2650 Preschool (3 day, full day) - $3150 Kindergarten (5 day, half day) - $3050 Kindergarten (5 day, full day) - $3800 Grades 1 - 6 - $3800
% on Financial Aid
19%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,595
Acceptance Rate
92%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • Summit Christian Academy (SCA) is a Christ-centered, Pre-K through 12th grade school with over 140 students on an elementary and secondary campus located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Both campuses are located in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, a community just north of Scranton and within two hours of New York and Philadelphia. The elementary campus is housed within Summit Baptist Bible Church, just a few miles away near the heart of Clarks Summit, while the Secondary Campus is just a few miles away on fifteen beautiful acres.
  • God has established Summit Christian Academy for the purpose of impacting lives for eternity through biblically-based and Christ-centered education.
  • Summit Christian Academy offers a safe, nurturing environment where our students realize their God-given potential with which to impact the world. It is a place for teachers to influence future generations who learn from their Christ-like models; a place that serves as a powerful academic partner for parents; a place that cultivates our community's future leaders ' those who know and exercise their spiritual gifts to further the Kingdom of God.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Old Forge
    Grades: PK-12 | 80 students
    8.5 miles
    100 S Main St
    Old Forge, PA 18518
    (570) 457-5392
    8.5 PK-12
    80
  • Kingston
    Grades: NS-8 | 340 students
    15.9 miles
    1560 Wyoming Avenue
    Kingston, PA 18704
    (570) 718-6611
    15.9 NS-8
    340
  • Tunkhannock
    Grades: K-12 | 43 students
    12.1 miles
    135 W Tioga St
    Tunkhannock, PA 18657
    (570) 836-8612
    12.1 K-12
    43
  • Clarks Summit
    Abington Christian Academy
    Abington Christian Academy Photo - Each year the students spend time in fellowship with one another, learning, exercising and having fun at a field day event. Here students participate in a huge game of Simon Says at Camp Orchard Hill.
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-4 | 35 students
    2.5 miles
    413 Layton Road
    Clarks Summit, PA 18411
    (570) 586-5270
    2.5 PK-4
    35
  • Clarks Summit
    St Gregory's Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K | 17 students
    1.4 miles
    330 N Abington Rd
    Clarks Summit, PA 18411
    (570) 587-4808
    1.4 K
    17

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