The staff of Ross County Christian Academy brings a wealth of experience and training to the school.

School Directors:

Jake Grooms (Head of School)
Mike MacCarter (CFO, Business Director)


Gregg Wright

Teachers & Staff:

Brad Basil (Robotic Technology)
Kim Batty (Kindergarten)
Jennifer Beverly (Preschool Director)
Penny Blankenship (Special Services)
Ginger Castle (Classroom Aide, Office)
Julie Cline (HS Literature, Special Services)
Lissa Copley (MS/HS Math, Biology)
Stephanie Duque (Preschool)
Jai'Ann Dyke (MS Science)
Vanessa Dyke (Preschool/School Aide)
Tony Easterday (Athletic Director)
Rachel Elliot (Classroom Aide)
Emily Ewing (Preschool, Special Services)
Amy Fogle (Office Secretary, School Nurse)
Tami Hacker (MS/HS Art, Bible, Office)
Heidi Hall (Preschool)
Abby Hartley (Grade 4)
Tracy Hatfield (Spanish, Technology, P.E.)
Jannette Hayburn (Classroom Aide)
Jennifer Howell (Classroom Aide)
Jessica Jones (Grade 2)
Megan Kellough (Classroom Aide, Aftercare Coordinator)
Cindy Martin (Special Services)

Gage Mills (MS Social Studies)
Al Mitchell (Custodial Services)
Laurie Mitchell (Lunch Room Coordinator)
Marsha Moore (Preschool)
Stephanie Morehead (Classroom Aide)
Kennedy Moss (Classroom Aide)
Melissa Patrick (Preschool)
Gabe Peecher (Music, Art, P.E.)
Shella Peters (Classroom Aide, Lunch Room Coordinator)
Susan Pierce (Lunch Room Coordinator)
Lindsay Ramey (Grade 5 & 6)
Julie Ratzlaff (Health, P.E., Algebra)
Krista River (Grade 7 & 8, Language Arts, Reading)
Jennifer Rose (Kindergarten)
Miranda Sheets (Grade 3)
Lissa Stollings (Preschool)
Jennifer Vitatoe (Custodial Services)
Lauren Vitatoe (Spanish)
Nathan Vitatoe (Spanish)
Renee Wisecup (Grade 1)
Emily Woods (Grade 1)
Michele Wright-Parker (Instrumental Music)

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 11th grade, for the 2017-18 school year. The plan is to add one grade each year through high school. Open enrollment begins the first of April and continues until the classes are full. Class size is limited.