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Providence Christian Academy

Providence Christian Academy is a coeducational private Baptist traditional school for students in grades Transitional KG through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Providence Christian Academywas founded in 1998 as a ministry of Providence Bible Church. In 2011, Providence Bible Church merged with Central Baptist Church and is now a ministry of Central.PCA's mission isto provide excellent Bible-centered, individualized academic training to young people to enable and equip them to receive God's blessings upon their lives.Students and staff alike are excited aboutextensive building remodelingcompletedthis summerwhich has allowedthe school to accept more students. The renovations expanded classroom spaces and equipped the main learning center withnew carpet, new lights, opening up new student office areas.PCA is proudto announce thattheir high school students not only won dozens of awards at Regional Convention, theyreceived the prestigious "Christian Character Award"for their school over 15 other schools ata week of competition at Norman Park, GA. As a result, they were selected to carry the regional banner at the opening ceremonies of the International Convention competitions held in Indiana University of Pennsylvania. They came away with dozens of medals and many new friends made that week. Most cherished awards were the first-placePreaching Awards andBible Memory Awards.If there is one indicator of whether students like the school and staff, it is the fact that the same students want to return to our school year after year. Most graduating seniors have been with our school an average of three years, which means some of them have been with our school for six or more years. Our school is like the old-fashioned one-room school housesthat made ournation great. Our students are all on individualized programs designed to meet the needs of each individual student.Students who need additional helphave access to two hours or more of private tutoring each week. The uniquely-designed Accelerated Christian Education program allows staff to meet the needs of every child whether learning disabled of gifted. The test of a Christian school, however, is the success of the graduates. Ask us about our graduates; we are immensely proud of each one andtheir achievements. PCA has received international recognition as a "Quality School." Grades K-12 School of Tomorrow, Bible-based curriculum Small pupil-to-staff ratio (8 to 1) 180-day calendar Individualized instruction designed to meet the needs of each child whether gifted or learning-disabled Computer lab with software to enhance reading, math, typing, computer technology and keyboarding skills Video instruction featuring master teachers Well-rounded sports program Music, speech and art programs Honors (Bright Futures), college-prep, general diploma, and vocational opportunities Scholarship opportunities: McKay (for students with learning disabilities), and Step Up for Students (SUFS)for low-income families, and PCA scholarships Transportation available PCA does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, national or ethnic origin. Please contact Phyllis Dechant, Admissions Director or Principal and Interim Pastor Stephen Folsom, atProvidence Christian Academy, 710 Shadeville Road, Crawfordville, FL 32327-2404, (850) 926-2456 or 926-1326,,,,,, or



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 56
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Transitional KG 1
Kindergarten 3
1 4
2 2
3 2
4 6
5 2
6 7
7 2
8 8
9 4
10 9
11 1
12 4
Ungraded 1

Providence Christian Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Providence Christian Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 68%
Hispanic/Latino 5%
Black or African American 11%
Asian 3%


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