Trinity Classical Academy is a co-ed, college preparatory, independent liberal arts TK-12 school that teaches through the classical, Christian educational model. The school opened its doors in 2001 and has grown to a total enrollment of 567. The student/faculty ratio is 5:1 and the average class size is 15.
TCS has a state-of-the-art school facility located on the North Park Community Church campus. The campus boasts expansive classrooms and recreation areas and the school is moving forward to phase 2 of the campus which will include a gym and additional classrooms.
Their classical academic style, excellent faculty and enrichment opportunities, and their desire to serve their local community makes TCS a quality institution for any student looking to make the most of his or her educational goals.
TCS accepts international students grades 7-11.
Application Fee: $125
Registration Fee: $500
*Students at TCS are required to wear uniforms.
In 2015 TCS had 57 test takers for the SAT which was 100% participation and out of a high score of 2400 the average TCS SAT score is 1977. TCS ranks 4th amongst the California state schools and 4th amongst California private schools. The percentage of Trinity grades who went to a 4 year college was at a 96%, and 100% of our grads received an academic merit scholarship. Last year we had 76 graduates, all 76 currently attend college.
Trinity offers a classical education which provides a clear, threefold mission:
TCS’s approach to classical education is known as the Trivium which consists of three states:
Classical education is also characterized by rich exposure to the history, literature, and culture of Western Civilizations. Students are immersed in the “Great Books “reading fewer “textbooks” in favor of more original sources of Western Civilization. Latin in particular, is the core of academic studies.
AP classes offered:
Trinity has an excellent athletics program, offering the following sports:
-track and field
TCS also offers a wide range of fine arts groups and extracurricular clubs and activities:
-sculpture and animation
-National Honors Society