Countryside Christian Academy Student Life

Countryside Christian Academy is an offshoot of Countryside Christian Church, a member of the Association of Related Churches. (ARC) Countryside Christian Church offers weekly services, middle and high school youth groups, small groups and many areas to get involved! Feel free to stop by any weekend to experience Countryside!

Countryside Christian Academy offers the highest standards in academic excellence, while building strong, lasting Christian character in students and parents. Our students excel in science, math, spelling, biblical principles and more.

CCA is accredited with the Association of Christian Schools International. Our teachers hold an Association of Christian Schools International Certification and at minimum a Bachelors Degree.


Started in 2000, Countryside Christian Academy operates as a fully accredited private Christian school with certified teachers and staff. CCA is accredited through the Association of Christian Schools International and the Pinellas County License Board #C004226

CCA Student Life Welcome to CCA

Our recent $2 million dollar renovation of the original sanctuary into a state-of-the-art gymnasium for CCA students fulfilled a decades long vision for it to become a place kids could play and grow in a safe and secure indoor environment.

State-of-The-Trt Gymnasium CCA Gymnasium

Located in the education building and main church building, CCA offers many classrooms on two floors, lunchroom and modern facilities. Our teachers love to put their own flare and inspiration in their rooms to create a fun and relaxing learning environment.

CCA Elementary Classroom CCA Elementary Classroom

We offer a wide variety of extracurricular activities to amplify the learning process, including • Art • Drama • Music Classes • Technology Classes • Foreign Language Classes • School Library • School Chapel • Physical Education • Intramural Sports • Media Center • Class Field Trips • Hot lunch program and more...

CCA Hallway CCA Middle School Room

For our younger students, we offer a large playground area with shade coverings. This can be a fun way for students to socialize, play and develop coordination skills.

Playground with Shade Structures CCA Playground

CCA kids love art! We offer many opportunities for students to explore different areas and talents. From art class, sports programs, to sewing and technology classes. We also offer a STEAM educational approach that emphasizes the following fields: science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. STEAM integrates arts, innovation, and design into STEM education.

Countryside Christian Academy Art Class Countryside Christian Academy Science Class Countryside Christian Academy Class

Our Mission, Vision and Goals

Since Countryside Christian Academy opened its doors in 2000, it has been the heart of leadership to establish a godly foundation for young people.

Our Mission
Countryside Christian Academy strives to educate students in academic excellence, Biblical principles, and integrity. And, to develop the whole child intellectually, emotionally, socially, physically, and spiritually in a loving, safe environment.

A Biblical world-view is foundational to our mission which is fulfilled through students acquiring Biblical truth, applying Biblical truth, and attaining their highest level of academic achievement.

Vision Statement
The vision of Countryside Christian Academy, as a ministry of Countryside Christian Center, is to be a cutting- edge learning center that strengthens the home, the church, and the community by providing the highest quality Christian education to all of its students.

Our desire is to partner with parents to develop the whole child: spirit, soul (mind), and body with the awareness that Jesus Christ is Lord and Savior. We strive to provide excellence in education with a Biblical world-view in a safe, loving environment.