Academics

High School

Welcome to the High School division of the christian academy family!

We provide a caring and challenging environment where 6th-12th students grow spiritually while excelling academically, athletically, and artistically.  TCA is blessed with experienced and dedicated faculty committed to academic excellence while developing Christ-like character in all of our students.  We offer a variety of learning experiences that encourage all students to be innovative thinkers and confident learners.  It is our mission to partner with parents to provide an outstanding education grounded in a biblical worldview.  Committed to connecting faith and learning, our desire is to prepare students to be leaders and agents of change for Jesus Christ in their communities and beyond.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

TCA graduation requirements (25 credits) meet and exceed Pennsylvania
State Educational Requirements of 21 credits.

SubjectCredits
English4
History4
Science3
Mathematics4
Bible4
Foreign Language2
Wellness & Physical Education1.5
Electives2

High School Curriculum Overview

Dual Credit Course Offerings

Books TCA High School Students Read

ACSI Spring 2021

Every year our high school art students create original pieces of art to enter into the annual ACSI fine arts festival.  Our students have a long-standing track record of winning Best in Show, First Place, and honorable mention.  Check out…

Ukrainian Egg Decorating

By, Christine Uzele Upper School Art Teacher Art students at TCA have various options to take art classes at TCA.  We offer photography, graphic design, and various art elective.  When students get to their junior and senior year, they can…

TCA Art – VOTE NOW

Four of our high schoolers have submitted their art work to ⁠⁠ Imprint 2021, an annual high school printmaking exhibition. It opens March 14th and we need your help! The judges have selected the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners…

Over these past several years my faith has grown so much! From worldview classes to Friday chapels, I learned a lot about who God truly is.

Dez Carter

I have been able to actually learn about the truth of the gospel and how much God truly loves me.

Malachi Lyons

April Open HouseOpen House, April 28th @ 1PM

Please join us on April 28th for our TCA Spring Open House! At this open house, you’ll get a personalized tour guided by one of our student ambassadors, meet our Head of School along with our other school administrators, get in person access to our Admissions Team to have all your questions answered, and have an opportunity to view a special preview performance of Beauty and the Beast Jr. We are excited to meet you and show you how TCA helps its students discern their gifts and abilities so they can pursue excellence while following God’s lead in their lives.

First Look Friday Open HouseFriday, April 16, 2021

First Look Friday Open Houses are held on the first Friday of every month, November – May. Open Houses run from 9 AM – 12 PM and include a student ambassador-guided tour of our school as well as a chance to meet our Admissions team and ask any questions you might have.

TCA GraduationClass of 2021

The Senior class of The Christian Academy announces its Commencement Exercises
Friday, June 4th, 2021 at 6:30 PM.

We would like to thank our parents, administration, faculty, and friends for the loving and prayerful support they have given us.
Limited Seating Available. You can watch the ceremonies live by clicking the link to our graduation page below.