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New Life Christian Academy

Private | PK-12 | 1 student

 

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Posted October 18, 2013

New Life Christian Academy has been used of God to train hundreds of boys and girls in the Pike county area for over twenty years. The ultimate goal and purpose of New Life Christian Academy is to lead boys and girls to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and then train them in the Knowledge of God, the Christian way of life, and to offer them an excellent education. Our desire is to work with the parents in raising their children up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord and thus equipping them to identify, evaluate, and relate properly to life's problems. Wisdom and knowledge comes from God; therefore, man's education is complete only when God and His Word are the center of learning. The fear of the lord is the beginning of Knowledge (Prov.1:7). As christian educators, we are concerned with the total person: his intellectual, spiritual, physical, and social being. We believe the needs of the total person can only be met as approached from a Christian or Biblical philosophy. But to us there is but one God, the Father, of whom are all things, and we in him, and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we by him (I Cor.8:6).
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Posted July 31, 2011

Overall, the school excels academically. My child was writing incursive and reading sight words at the age of 4. He has learned a lot pertaining to the Bible and can recite various Bible verses. Prayer has been taken out of Public Schools, but this school is centered on Prayer and Faith. I am very satisfied with NLCA, but I pray that they would get some type of sports program there, if its nothing but softball. PE options could also be recommended, such as teaching self-defense through certified instructors. The lunch program could also be improved....other than that, I would greatly recommend this school to any parent who wants their child to exceed beyond the rest.
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Posted July 22, 2009

Great school. My child has been attending for 2 years and she has learned a great deal.
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Posted July 10, 2009

My son attended the school last year and has terrific! I am so excited about their new facility and I know that my child will exceed this year as well.
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Posted July 10, 2009

Great school! My children have been attending since 2000 and we love it..
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Posted August 4, 2008

I love this school so much it is great for any student who wishes to learn . I have been going there since i was 2 1/2 years old and i have enjoyed it . It is especially good for the high school students because they will learn so much better than they would at any other school
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Posted August 4, 2008

I have been at this school since i was 3 and i love being at this school it has nice teachers, awsome principle, and a wonderful director. I love pe we have so much fun this school is excellent i would recommend this school to anybody.
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Posted October 17, 2007

My daughter has learned so much since attending NLCA. The academics and classroom environment is outstanding. I love the uniforms and the caring staff. I recommend this school.
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Posted January 22, 2006

This is my sister's 1st year at NLCA and she loves the Abeka program.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 90% 34%
Hispanic 5% 5%
White 5% 58%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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