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Burlington Christian Academy
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Located in Burlington, North Carolina, Burlington Christian Academy has more than 30 years of experience and 600 students. In 2018, over half the Junior and Senior class were named “Advance Placement Scholars.”
Burlington Christian Academy in addition to building three educational buildings and gymnasium, the school completed a new state of the art high school building which includes full working science labs, a weight and exercise room and an art studio.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Burlington Christian Academy offers a comprehensive sports program in which all students are encouraged to participate.
Passionate teachers work to bring meaning to the arts program and stimulate interest and creativity through courses and extracurricular activities.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Recognized as a school within the top 15% of all schools in the nation, Burlington Christian Academy students score significantly above grade level onTerra Nova 3 test and on Advanced Placement exams. This is a school with 100% college acceptance rate.
Burlington is one of the largest cities in North Carolina. Elon University, ranked second place among US News Regional Universities South, is located 10 minutes from Burlington. Burlington has several nice parks and recreational areas with baseball fields, basketball courts, soccer fields, playgrounds, and tennis courts available. Students can enjoy shopping at one of several local malls and outlets.
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- Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 22 acres Campus Size
- 10% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?No
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size16
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11
TOEFL Junior Required750
Blogs and News!
"International students who study at a US high school have an inside-track to attend a US University," according to Educatius Group's Academic Director Dr. Sharon Tan.
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