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Breast Cancer Awareness

Faith Christian Academy students decked out in pink on Wednesday, Oct. 28. As part of the student’s chapel assembly, they listened to speaker Lucile Williams, a breast cancer survivor. Williams spoke to the students about faith and the importance of taking care of their bodies. Pre-school and kindergarten classes performed songs, and all students received [...]

Faith-based School Outgrows Its Campus

Plant City Courier Faith-based school outgrows its campus, relocates to larger quarters Audrey Jeremiah teaches a class at the new campus at Faith Christian Academy. DAVE NICHOLSON By Dave Nicholson | Tribune Staff Published: December 24, 2014 | Updated: December 24, 2014 at 12:35 PM More Information How you can help Faith Christian Academy is [...]

FCA in the News

Christian academy students show their best at school talent show Faith Christian Academy staff members and students take a bow at the school's first annual talent show. CHERYL KUCK By CHERYL KUCK Special Correspondent Published: May 10, 2014 PLANT CITY Students at Faith Christian Academy sang and danced their ways into the hearts of judges [...]

Small Classes – Does It Make A Difference?

One of the most researched topics on all of education is the effect of small class size on student achievement.  Today, there is no question - students in small classes do much, much better - in math, in reading, in overall performance. Wisconsin researchers found that small-sized classes combined with copious individual interaction between students [...]

Private School Students Exceed SAT Benchmark

Students Exceed SAT Benchmark and Lift National Average October 4, 2013 Average SAT scores for 2013 graduates from religious schools significantly exceeded the SAT National Mean. Additionally, religious school graduates performed higher than the SAT College and Career Readiness Benchmark which is associated with success in college. The SAT CCRB is a combined score of [...]

FCA Tech BOOM! Awarded EDI2 Technology Grant

Faith Christian Academy awarded technology grant By Catherine Sinclair | Staff Writer on May 1, 2015 Faith Christian Academy, a small private school in downtown Plant City, will now be able to offer its students some high-tech opportunities year-round, thanks to a grant provided by Hillsborough County Economic Development. The $17,500 grant was provided through [...]

EDI2 Grant Winner

The Economic Development Innovation Initiative (EDI2) is a comprehensive program to drive the growth of technology and innovation start-ups and small businesses. The Small Business Assistance Program has been a part of the County’s Economic Development Department work program for several years, however it is an opportune time to carry that program to a new [...]

Private School Enrollment in Florida Ticks Up for Second Year

By Ron Matus on July 11, 2013 After seven years of decline, Florida private school enrollment ticked up modestly for a second year in a row last year.Enrollment grew from 316,745 in 2011-12 to 320,423 in 2012-13, an increase of 1.2 percent, according to a report released last month by the Florida Department of Education.Source: [...]