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Erie First Christian Academy

Erie First Christian Academy is a coeducational private Assemblies of God boarding traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Erie First Christian Academy says

Erie First Christian Academy, Erie Pennsylvania, is a progressive coeducational day and boarding school for grades 8 through 12. Our purpose is to develop students to excel spiritually, intellectually, socially, culturally, and physically through a quality educational program. In addition to academic advancement we encourage our students to get involved in sports, music, drama, art and many other activities to provide a well rounded education and full daily life. EFCA is a SEVIS approved school and we are accredited by Middle States Association, (MSA) and the Association of Christian Schools International, (ACSI). Our Boarding school offers an excellent opportunity for experiencing culturally diverse backgrounds for future success in the world marketplace. All this takes place in a caring environment. At EFCA our purpose is to provide each student with the opportunity to develop and excel spiritually, intellectually, socially, culturally, and physically through a quality educational experience. Our mission is to bring together into a unified whole all of the resources necessary to create an environment that provides opportunity for optimal learning and student achievement to guide our students toward responsible citizenship and future career success. We strive to set an example of kindness, caring, good judgment, and mutual respect. Our faculty, coaches, and mentors seek to identify each student’s strengths, and strive to build upon them consistently over time. We strive to facilitate the lives of our students from high school to college. A students success is our success. At EFCA over 93% of our students continue to colleges and universities across the nation. It is our intention to keep this tradition alive by providing a sound education combined





Grades Cost Term
Middle School $35,000 Annual

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  (814) 866-6979



Test Scores

1665 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 265
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 40
Kindergarten 7
Transitional 1 18
1 11
2 12
3 13
4 12
5 11
6 13
7 19
8 13
9 22
10 19
11 28
12 27

Erie First Christian Academy's relatively variable 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 Erie First Christian Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 11 : 1
Average Class Size 12
Gender 40% Male / 60% Female
Dress Code Casual
Percent Boarding 35%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 62%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 13%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%


  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Basketball
  • Billiards
  • Bowling
  • Chapel Committee
  • Chorus
  • Christian Fellowship Club
  • Flag Football
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Peer Mentoring and Support
  • Photography Club
  • Rock Climbing
  • Softball
  • Student Government
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Weight Lifting
  • Yearbook

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