Ross County Christian Academy was started in 2007. From 23 students in our first year, we have grown to nearly 300 students from Preschool to Grade 12. We are licensed and accredited through the Ohio Department of Education. Ross County Christian Academy, also known as “RCCA,” is a non-denominational school providing students with a Christian education. All teachers are licensed through the state of Ohio and provide students with exceptional academic instruction while incorporating a Christian worldview. Together, this allows our students to grow in mind, body and spirit.

Our Preschool/Lower School (3’s through Grade 5) is housed at Brookside Church in Chillicothe, Ohio The Upper School (Grades 6-12) is housed at Lighthouse Baptist Church-Clinton Rd. in Chillicothe, Ohio.

Goals & Objectives

1. Ross County Christian Academy shall endeavor to ensure that every student comes to an understanding of basic Christian beliefs and a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

2. Ross County Christian Academy shall be committed to academic preparation from a Christian worldview. Biblical truth shall be incorporated in the academic preparation for each student enrolled at Ross County Christian Academy.

3. RCCA shall seek, and seek to maintain, accreditation of its elementary and secondary programs and facilities...

Our Curriculum

Students participate in daily devotionals at the start of each day and weekly chapel programs, which feature pastors from area churches.

Classes include: Bible, Social Studies, and Science with materials published by Bob Jones University Press. The Math, Reading, Language Arts curriculum is published by Scott Foresman / Pearson. The Handwriting curriculum is published by Zaner-Bloser.

Students participate in weekly classes in Art, Vocal and Instrumental Music, Kindermusik, Spanish, Physical Education, Computer and Keyboarding, and Drama.

Registration Info

RCCA is the only Christian, non-denominational, teacher-led school in the Ross County area. Our goal is to grow children in mind, body, and spirit. We utilize the best of traditional teaching styles combined with flexible groupings and multi-age instruction. We emphasis the development of Christian character and love for America, in a strong academic curriculum.

RCCA has classes for children from pre-school through 12th grade, for the 2018-19 school year. Open enrollment begins the first of March and continues until the classes are full. Class size is limited.

All employees, teaching, non-teaching, and substitutes must pass both BCI and FBI Background Checks. Volunteers that interact with students on a regular basis are also subject to these background checks. Enrollment as of Sept. 1, 2018 is 371.