Walnut Creek Christian Academy
5.00 (4 reviews)
Walnut Creek Christian Academy Photo #4 - Mrs. Owens teaching her second grade class the FUN of art!
Walnut Creek Christian Academy Photo #7 - 4th grade class presenting their "Burgers" for their Build a Better Burger book report! Notice the fun "Burger Cake" that Mrs. Clark baked??
Walnut Creek Christian Academy Photo #8 - Primary students performing in the Christmas Program for their families. A wonderful time was had by all!
Walnut Creek Christian Academy Photo #9 - Intermediate students dress up as Characters they read about for their book report. They had a lot of fun with this.
- Your child's education is about much more than academic achievement.
- It's about the perspectives he forms as well as the person he will become.
- With this in mind, WCCA strives to educate the "whole" child by cultivating the mind,heart, body, and soul for Christ!.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia/Mild Learning Differences|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Varies|
|Total Students||240 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||23 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Collared shirts and jeans)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$720,000|
|Tuition Notes||K-5th tuition 7,200.00 Jr. High 7,500.00 discount for multiple siblings|
|Admissions Director||School Office|
|Total Sports Offered||6 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Flag Football,|
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||7 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Computer Clubs, Cooking Clubs, German and American Sign Language, Junior High Interscholastic Sports, Science Clubs, Strings Orchestra, WCCA Club (Before & After-School Care)|
- Low student/teacher ratio
- Biblically based curriculum
- Violin, drama, art, choir, foreign languages, Junior High interscholastic sports
- Spanish is part of the curriculum in Elementary and an elective in Jr. High
- Extended care, summer school, and learning assistance program
- On campus library
- Daily hot lunch program
- Gym and Sports Field
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Antioch Grades: PK-12 | 424 students
1745 E 18th St
Antioch, CA 94509
(925)779-2010 17.1 PK-12
I attended WCCA for 9 years (K-8). I loved it so much that my children are now attending. I wouldn't want them to go anywhere else. The academics are great--I was well-prepared for high school. The teachers and staff are absolutely amazing! They truly love the students and care about them. There are plenty of extracurricular activities to suit any child's interest: sports, languages, cooking, music, computers.
- Posted by Parent - clark
I cannot say enough about our school! My children have been attending WCCA for 4 years now. When we first came, our son was shy and had a hard time keeping up with class work. Through the teaching from the great staff at WCCA, he has learned wonderful time management skills and self discipline. Our school has taught my kids about having good Character, and has provided many opportunities for Sports, Leadership, Spelling Bee's and Speech competitions. I would recommend our school to anyone who asks. The Teachers have all been teaching at WCCA for a long stretch of time so there is a lot of stability. The staff is clearly dedicated to making a difference in my children. We are very blessed to have found this school!
- Posted by Parent - lesli
We are incredibly happy with our decision to send our son to WCCA. The kindergarten curriculum is outstanding, well-balanced, interesting, instructional, spiritual and fun for the kids. Ours son is thriving in the WCCA environment. He is excited to go to school everyday and comes home talking about all the new things he has learned. We love seeing him so engaged, comfortable and confident about his school. The teachers and staff at WCCA are caring, welcoming and they truly care about their students. It's an environment that fosters personal and spiritual growth. We feel blessed to be a part of WCCA.
- Posted by Parent - lorig
This school is amazing! My kids have been going to WCCA for the last 6 years and they really love going here. The teachers are absolutely wonderful and care deeply about every student. They truly show the love of Christ through their interactions with the students. This school is very warm, safe, and welcoming, and you can tell that the students are really taught to treat each other lovingly. We especially love the junior high. The academics, sports, art, drama, music, foreign languages, science programs, gifted programs, and special needs programs are all top-notch. Every subject is taught from a Christian perspective. Best of all, the gospel is clearly taught in every grade level: the message that we can be reconciled to God by trusting in His Son. It is clear here that our sins are forgiven only because of the perfect life and sacrificial death of Jesus in our place: our good works cannot earn us favor with God; Jesus is the only way. The vast majority of parents I speak with are extremely satisfied with our school! Please come visit and talk to real students, teachers, and parents here; they''ll tell you how great it is! We would not want our kids going anywhere other than WCCA!
- Posted by Parent - micro
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