Areas We Serve: Media

Areas We Serve: Media, Pennsylvania

If you’re looking for a private Christian school in the Delco area, join our many Media families at The Christian Academy in nearby Brookhaven. Located just 15 minutes from Media with student busing available, TCA offers pre-K through 12th grade students a supportive learning community grounded in outstanding academics and a biblical worldview. 

Click here to download our parent information packet and learn more about The Christian Academy.

Student Busing is Available 

Rose Tree Media school district currently buses students to and from TCA, which is conveniently located off Routes 1 and 352, close to the Granite Run Promenade and Lima, Pennsylvania. 

Learn more about TCA transportation options. 

“Our family has lived in the Media area for 10 years…Our family has had students in attendance at The Christian Academy for 13 years, ranging from preschool through graduation…TCA provides an environment of learning that cultivates all aspects of our children’s lives – advanced placement academics in high school, hands-on science in all grades, a stellar fine art program that develops a love of creativity from preschool forward, and opportunities to grow spiritually through chapels, courses and informal prayer gatherings.” 

-Michelle Griffith, TCA parent and pre-K teacher

New to Media? 

Welcome to Delco! Centrally located with easy access to Philadelphia, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland, the area is known for its rich history, a thriving restaurant and fine arts scene, and is home to several of the country’s top educational institutions and medical facilities. 

Media, located just 12 miles west of Philadelphia, is considered by many to be the life and heart of Delaware County. Famous for combining its history with the contemporary, Media is an inclusive community referred to by residents as “everybody’s hometown.”
Popular area attractions include Booth’s Corner Farmers Market, downtown Media, Hidden Valley Farm, historic Philadelphia, King of Prussia Mall, Linvilla Orchards, Philadelphia Zoo, Ridley Creek State Park, Tyler Arboretum, and Wolff’s Apple House.

You won’t want to miss Media’s annual summer Dining Under the Stars. Every Wednesday evening, May through September, State Street closes from Jackson to Orange, turning the street into a pedestrian-only venue for dining, shopping, and strolling. 

TCA Student Service and the Media Community: Night to Shine 

In coordination with Media’s Gateway Community Church, The Christian Academy is proud to serve at the area’s annual Night to Shine event. Sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, Night to Shine celebrates people with special needs and gives TCA students an opportunity to put their Christian values into action. 

Looking to Connect to a Local Church in Media?

Here are a few for your consideration. You may even find a few TCA families worshipping alongside you!

Blue Root Vineyard

Faith Reformed Baptist Church

Gateway Community Church

Come See Us!

TCA offers personalized tours of campus and events such as our preschool open house and First Look Fridays.

Watch a quick virtual tour of campus.

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