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Lexington Christian Academy

Lexington Christian Academy

Grades: 6 - 12,
Type: Day-Boarding
Gender: Coed


Founded in 1946, Lexington Christian Academy (LCA) operates with the belief that faith and learning are key and inseparable components of Christian education. A deep quest for truth and knowledge, paired with critical thinking are made complete—not compromised—by sincere faith. In grades 6–8, LCA students are lovingly and faithfully guided in fi nding out how they learn. Their faculty are intentional about creating authentic opportunities for interdisciplinary work and encouraging students to develop the confi dence to ask tough questions and tackle ambitious academic goals. In grades 9–12, LCA provides intentional academic and college advising and o ers a rigorous roster of AP, honors, and college-prep courses. Students pursue their passions through robust arts programs, competitive athletics, and special academic and career exploration opportunities like senior internships. In addition to their day school, LCA offers seven-day international boarding, as well as five-day and seven-day domestic boarding options.

Quick Facts:

  • Student Body: 300 students in grades 6–12
  • Student to faculty ratio: 10:1
  • Faculty holding advanced degrees: 78%
  • Ethnic diversity: 46%; International students: 14%
  • 5-Day boarding program
  • Makerspace for hands-on learning
  • Academics In Action weeklong experiential workshops
  • 13 Varsity Sports and award-winning Arts program
  • Performance center with stadium-seating for 430