Thank you for visiting our site!  Hope Christian Academy
is located approximately 8 miles east of Starke, Florida,
and 4.5 miles west of Keystone Heights, Florida, on
highway 100.  We serve students from Bradford, Clay,
Putnam, Alachua, and Union counties.  We invite you to
explore our site and call for a tour.  
Excellence in Education
Hope Christian Academy is an Infant through 12th grade Biblically based private school.  We use the A
Beka curriculum in a traditional classroom setting for the majority of our students.  In addition to our A
Beka curriculum, we supplement with a variety of curricula in order to teach to the different modalities
and learning abilities of our students.  We are a ministry of Hope Baptist Church and have been in
service to our community since 2001.    
Why HCA?
We are the only private school in Bradford and the surrounding counties with over
82% of our teachers holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher
Our Principal has 7 years of public school experience in Exceptional Student
Education and 10 years of experience in private education with extensive
knowledge in the A Beka curriculum.  
We accept Step Up for Students and McKay (limited number) Scholarships
Episcopal Children's Service Provider since 2001
Athletic program - volleyball, flag and tackle football, girls and boys basketball, Fast
pitch softball and baseball for boys.
Praise Team that performs at each chapel service and upon request, at local
7th-12th grade students have seven 50 minute class periods daily
Dual Enrollment with Santa Fe College
Daily Bible class and a weekly chapel service
Our church and school use the King James Version of the Bible
Terra Nova Testing
Fun and educational field trips
Computer lab equipped with eighteen computers and DSL.
Bi-Weekly Bradford County bookmobile stop
Daily hot lunch program  and al-a-carte for our Jr./Sr. High students
Florida certified teachers on staff
Teachers have over 75 years of combined experience in the ABeka curriculum
Locked facility
Indoor gym
Qualified, dedicated, loving Christian staff
Yearly record of events recorded in our yearbook
High staff retention-- Average of 4 years on staff.
100% college acceptance for the 2010, 2011, & 2012 graduates.
Before and after school care
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