Tipton Christian Academy

  • Tipton Christian Academy was founded by Pastor Ken Carroll as a ministry of the Tipton Bible Church.
  • TCA has offered excellence in Christian education since 1952 and remains one of the oldest Christian schools in the state of Iowa.
  • TCA provides a Christ-centered education for students in kindergarten-12th grade. The TCA staff strives to point our students to salvation in Christ alone, and to prepare them to serve Christ in today's society, using the talents and abilities He has given them.
  • TCA offers an individualized program that enables each child to succeed at his/her own learning level.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students9 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Tipton Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Bible & Fine Arts Competitions for 7th-12th grade, Choir, Drama Production for 7th-12th grade

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