Westminster Christian Academy

  • Westminster Christian Academy is a multi-denominational Christian school founded in 1978.
  • The mission of Westminster Christian Academy is to assist parents in educating their children by imparting God's truth to transform society in present and future generations.
  • WCA is the first Christian school in Louisiana to attain accreditation status from the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1978

Student Body

Total Students913 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Westminster Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
5%
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average ACT score28
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Polo with khaki pants or shorts for boys, plaid skirt or shorts for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition NotesEach grade level has a different tuition amount
% on Financial Aid
3%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMichelle Nezat
Admissions AssociateChristie McGee

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Crusaders 4 Life, Drum Line, Life Groups, Mission Team, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Rangers

School Notes

  • Westminster Christian Academy is a multi-denominational Christian school founded in 1978. The mission of Westminster Christian Academy is to assist parents in educating their children by imparting God's truth to transform society in present and future generations. WCA is the first Christian school in Louisiana to attain accreditation status from the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).
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  • Lafayette
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    14.8 miles
    220 Portland Ave
    Lafayette, LA 70507
    (337) 234-9860
    14.8 PK-12
    897
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    23.1 miles
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    Broussard, LA 70518
    (337) 837-6363
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    481
  • Lafayette
    Grades: PK-12 | 822 students
    17.5 miles
    1030 Johnston Street
    Lafayette, LA 70501
    (337) 233-9748
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  • Lafayette
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    Grades: PK-8 | 810 students
    17.1 miles
    848 Saint John St
    Lafayette, LA 70501
    (337) 235-5577
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    810
  • Grand Coteau
    Grades: PK-8 | 391 students
    5.1 miles
    180 Church St
    Grand Coteau, LA 70541
    (337) 662-3325
    5.1 PK-8
    391

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,828 for elementary schools and $8,182 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).