The King's Academy

The King's Academy is a Christ-centered, college prep school for grades 6-12.
TKA inspires academic excellence, servant leadership, and enduring relationships.
Our 1:1 technology program and collaborative classroom environment ensures students are responsible digital and global citizens with 21st century literacy skills.
Through TKA`s Spiritual Life program and Service Trips, students grow in their faith and make a difference to others.
TKA offers a stellar Visual and Performing Arts program known throughout the Bay Area and fields 51 competitive athletic teams.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1991
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students938 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade The King's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size24 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP US Government & Politics, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP French Language & Culture, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP US History, AP World History
Average SAT score656
Average ACT score28
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Guidelines are enforced)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$20,550
Tuition NotesJunior high and high school rates differ. Discounts for additional child. More info at: www.tka.org/tuition
% on Financial Aid
17%
Admissions DirectorMichele Duncan
Admissions AssociateGrace Marandino

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Missions Trips in US and Abroad

Club or Organization:
Student Council and Class Leadership, Variety of Clubs and Service Organizations

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drill Team, Junior High and High School Drama, Knights Brigade Marching Band, Knightshine Show Choir, Mixed Choir, Orchestra, Winter Percussion

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Athletics

School Notes

  • 1.  Attend an Open  House:  Our Open Houses are held in October and December each fall (check website for details at www.tka.org)
  • 2.  Join a Campus Tour:  Scheduled tours are every Tuesday and Friday at 8:30 a.m. Special tours for those considering our 6th grade program are also held on Fridays at 1:30 p.m.  However, we are happy to accomodate your schedule if neither of these days will work for you.  Please contact the Admissions Office at admissions@tka.org or call (408) 481-9900 x4222.
  • 3.  Encourage Your Student to Shadow:  Shadow Days  are every Tuesday and Friday at 8:05 a.m. Your student will be assigned to a student host who has been specifically selected and trained for this important role. Visiting students will shadow in the grade for which they are applying.  The assigned host will be the same gender as your student. To arrange for your child to shadow, please contact admissions@tka.org, or call (408) 481-9900 x4222.
  • 4.  Submit an Application:   Priority applications are due January 1. Regular applications are due February 28.

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