Life Christian Academy

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Basic Information

Address: 1717 South Union Ave. Tacoma, WA 98405
County: Pierce
School District: Private
Phone Number: 253-756-5317
Fax Number: 253-879-9706

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Additional Information

President: Ross Hjelseth
School Type: Private PreK-12
Founded: 1973
Ages/Grades: PreK-12
School Setting:


School Size: 600
Classroom Size: 12-15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Financial Aid:



Math, English, Science, History, Fine Arts, Foreign Language, Bible, PE, Athletics, International Program



Percentage of Graduating Class: 100%
Support Services: College Prep, School Counselor
Camp Programs: Yes
Summer School: No
After School Programs: Yes
Computer Capabilities:

Tech Lab

School Championships:

State Soccer, State Volleyball, State Basketball, State Track & Field

School Clubs:

Rotary Interact, Student Leadership Institute, National Honor Society, Knowledge Bowl, Dance, Coding

Parking Spaces/Availability:

Parking lot

Uniform Guidelines:

Uniforms required

Admissions Requirements:

Apply online

Mission Statement:

To empower our students through academic excellence and quality enrichment to be revolutionary world changers who inspire others to love and follow Jesus. 

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Life Christian Academy provides a strong academic core in an atmosphere that promotes academic accountability. The curriculum of Life Christian encompasses the comprehensive intellectual and spiritual development of its students. It presents them with the ideas and skills that constitute a high quality liberal arts education while maintaining a biblical standard.

School History:

Life Christian was established in 1973 with six children and one preschool teacher as a ministry of Life Center Church. We have grown to serve pre-school through 12th grade students representing over 150 area churches. Our high school graduated its first class in 1997. Our leadership has never wavered in its commitment to our mission of providing a Christ-centered environment of academic excellence.

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