Details overview

Hours 08:05 AM - 03:45 AM
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 22

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious affiliation Non-denominational
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning School should prepare students for more than college; it should prepare them to follow their dreams and their faith. Tyler Street Christian Academy provides integrated primary and secondary education in an environment that prizes a Biblical worldview, character development, and the formation of a unique identity.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
College preparatory
Honors track
Independent study

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Bell / handbell choir
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

8
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Art room
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Preschool meals offered Morning Snack
Afternoon Snack

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 53% 51%
Black 34% 13%
White 9% 31%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Football
7
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Track
Clubs Art club
Community service
Girl Scouts
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:45 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying We are committed to maintaining an environment in which all individuals (students, parents, and employees) treat each other with dignity and respect and which is free from all forms of intimidation, bullying, exploitation and harassment, including sexual harassment. The school will take action to prevent and correct any violations of this policy. Students or employees will be subject to discipline, up to and including expulsion or termination.

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
Librarian / media specialist
School counselor
Security personnel
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details A student's admission to the Academy is based on academic performance on entrance tests, previous school records, and an administrative interview with the student and parents.
Learn more Http://www.tsca.org/domain/29
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application fee amount $75.00
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $9000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012