Sun & Shield Christian Academy

  • As a ministry of Sun & Shield Baptist Church, we endeavor to assist the families in our community with the education of their children by: providing a stimulating academic program; providing a distinctly Christ-centered environment; training students to have personal and social responsibility; and equipping students with spiritual integrity and moral philosophy.
  • Sun and Shield Christian Academy knows that you care for your children and want the best for them.
  • We care for children too, and that is why we offer a distinct educational alternative for your children.
  • Our school is an educational arm of the church; therefore, we use a Christ-centered curriculum in a Christian environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students160 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Sun & Shield Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,300
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson
    Grades: K-8 | 290 students
    8.2 miles
    10801 N La Cholla Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 297-0922
    8.2 K-8
    290
  • Tucson
    Grades: K-10 | 139 students
    23.3 miles
    8725 E Speedway Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 731-2100
    23.3 K-10
    139
  • Tucson
    Desert Skies
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    11.1 miles
    7730 North Oracle Road
    Tucson, AZ 85704
    (520) 297-6121
    11.1 PK-K
    20
  • Tucson
    Grades: 6-12 | 45 students
    20.1 miles
    2030 S Mission Road
    Tucson, AZ 85713
    (520) 883-4999
    20.1 6-12
    45
  • Tucson
    Grades: PK-8 | 160 students
    23.2 miles
    7801 E Kenyon Drive
    Tucson, AZ 85710
    (520) 296-8989
    23.2 PK-8
    160

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The average private school tuition in Arizona is $6,522 for elementary schools and $16,068 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Arizona is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).