Christian education is strongly supported in the Word of God: "You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, when you lie down, and when you rise." Deut. 6:7, Prov. 22:6, Psalm 1:1-2, Jer. 10:2, Prov. 1:7.
- Spiritual training: discipleship through mentoring from Godly teachers, daily Bible classes and weekly chapels
- Training and empowerment to serve through outreach and missions programs
- Christian worldview instruction
- Accelerated, rigorous, relevant, applicable, and practical academics
- Physical training to establish healthy, life-long habits
- Discovery and development of gifts and talents—athletics, music, art, drama, and more!
Each of our tuition is divided out to 10 payments August - May; If you start mid year you will be given a prorated amount with first payment due on the first day.
- 1/2 day: $4,940
- Full Day: $8,215
- Extended Full Day: $10,680
- (Multiple child discounts available)
Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
3rd - 5th Grade
6th - 8th
(for 11th & 12th Grade this does not include Washington DC Trip or LA Dream Center)
Yes! We do offer Financial Assistance. It is awarded to families who sincerely desire a Christian education through an application process.
Click here for Financial Assistance and Merit-Based Scholarships.
The following are our guidelines:
- Preschool - 1:10 & 2:15
- Kindergarten – 2nd - 1:18
- 3rd – 5th - 1:22
- 6th-12th - 1:28
Our students consistently score higher than the national average.
Non-Christians are accepted from all over the world under the following conditions:
- They are able to speak English.
- They have great character.
- They have high test scores.
- They are favorable and positive about Christianity.
- Boys’ Basketball
- Girls’ Basketball
- Track & Field
- Instrumental and Vocal Music
- 4th & 5th Grade (5th Graders can play up in Junior High for both sports below)
See our Athletics page for more details.
At this time parents provide transportation to and from school.
PCA not only celebrates a diverse community but also parents from beyond Federal Way. Parents from Kent, Fife, Auburn, Tacoma, and Des Moines choose to educate their children at PCA.
Many parents choose to organize carpools on their own which we find to be a wonderful option.
Yes! Our programs are available before school from 6:00 AM to 7:30 AM and after school from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
See our Adventure Club for more details.
We are proud to say our graduation rate is 100%!
After graduation, our students go on to be successful at various universities, community colleges, and trade schools nationwide and beyond.
To see a full list of institutions our students attend after graduation, please click here.
We are located in a beautiful rural setting near Weyerhaeuser and World Vision with easy access to Hwy 18, Hwy 99, I-5, Hwy 167, & Peasley Canyon.
Our campus includes a full playground, outside fields and we are close to secure hiking trails.
We offer daily Bible classes, weekly chapels, and Biblical worldview integration in all areas of our curriculum.
Currently in use are 30 computers in our secondary lab and media center, 6 computers in our elementary media center, 14 mounted ceiling projectors, and 17 digital Elmo readers for classroom instruction.
We offer two mobile carts with 24 laptops for our teachers to use as needed in the classrooms.
PCA is an independent Christian school— unaffiliated with any church.
We are, however, partnering with local churches to prepare students to make a difference in today’s world!
We do not require a uniform, but we do have guidelines for dress outlined in our Parent-Student Handbook. We desire to train students to consider every part of their decisions in preparation for life success including dress.
Refer to our Parent-Student Handbook for more information.
For thirty two years, PCA has provided an authentic Christian education which inspires students to live their lives based on a Biblical worldview.
In addition, we have over 25 nations represented in our diverse staff and student body.
The following independent website has PCA ranked #81 for the 2019 Most Diverse Schools in America. Click the link below to learn more.