33 Parent Reviews for Foundation Christian Academy
This school is amazing. I have a two children attending for the first time this year and we are beyond thrilled to be a part of FCA. The teachers are all so professional and inviting. The office staff is friendly and super helpful. The principals for both high school and elementary are outstanding and
... Read more very approachable. This school has by far exceeded my expectations. They offer a variety of sports and extracurricular activities and the campus is beautiful. I would recommend any parent looking for a strong Christian foundation and an outstanding education to take a look at FCA. They are so worth it. Read less
Posted by a parent on 09/29/14
FCA has been a true blessing to my two children. They have attended the school for four years and will be starting their fifth year this fall. All of the teachers are very compassionate, caring and encourgage each student to reach their potential. I love that the school has small class sizes that
... Read more enable the teachers to reach each of their students to challenge them and or reinforce needed skills. Teachers are not only spending time working on the student's lessons, but are taking classes and workshops outside of school on their own time to keep up to date. FCA builds up their students in the many daily bible lessons and weekly chapel lessons. The teachers and staff often pray with students and teach them the importance of prayer. Our family had a crisis during the school year and I was very touched at the love and support my children and I received from the entire staff. If you desire a strong academic, loving, compassionate, christian school that will challenge and encourage your child academically, emotionally, and spiritually then Foundation Christian Academy is the answer. Read less
Posted by a parent on 08/01/14
Our only regret is that we didn't find Foundation sooner! What a blessing this school has been to our family! Our oldest has participated in several of the sports programs and we are so appreciative of the encouraging Christian coaches. Our younger son enjoys the music program and theater programs.
... Read more With loving guidance, our children have developed a positive self image that had previously been damaged in a less nurturing environment. FCA has challenged our boys to excel in their academics and extra-curricular interests while building their self confidence. Read less
Posted by a parent on 07/22/14
My family has been a part of FCA for many years. Both of my children attended from preschool through 3rd and 6th grade when we had to move them to public school. They excelled in the local public schools both academically and socially thanks to their foundation from FCA. (Their FCAT scores were 4s and
... Read more 5s and they were placed in honors and gifted programs.) After three years, they both asked to return to FCA becasue they missed the small Christian environment and close relationships between the students and teachers. We were at a point financially that we could make that happen, and we have not regretted our decision for one minute. Both kids will be in the high school this coming year and are so excited for school to begin. My family has been blessed by FCA. My children are so happy there and have made many wonderful friends. What a blessing FCA has been to my family. My children continue to grow academically, socially, and spiritually. Thank you Foundation Christian Academy and High School for being such a fantastic school! Read less
Posted by a parent on 07/12/14
I am so pleased to have both of my boys be a part of the FCA family. My oldest son just completed his second year in the middle school program and excelled with 5 A's a B and C. He was in public school his whole school life before and never had the level of success that he has found there. His teachers
... Read more listen and have the time to address individual needs and teach in a way he can grasp the information. That was never case in public school. My youngest son just completed 5th grade. He had the most impressive teacher I have ever met. She took my son who was in public school and hated every minute of it and made him like going to school each day. He is very close to his classmates and has been to several activities so far this summer with them. He never liked school until his last year at FCA. He doesn't even want to discuss join back to public school. My oldest is entering the high school program this year and didn't want to go to public school when given the choice. I am so excited to see what the next year brings. They are learning, excelling both spiritually and intellectually. I can't think of a better place for my kids. Love this school. Read less
Posted by a parent on 07/03/14
I want to extend a big thanks to you and all of the staff at FCA for the excellent educational foundation you provided for our boys while they attended school there. We have received their FCAT scores from their 1st year of public school ... and they were outstanding! Our 3rd grader received 5's in
... Read more both of his subjects and our 5th grader received 5's in Math and Science and a 4 in Reading. I didn't realize what an accomplishment this was until speaking to other public school parents who indicated 3 ' s were the average / norm, and what most of their children received. I'm thankful the boys were able to have their 1st 4 years at FCA -- for the head start on education that FCA gave them as well as lessons in good citizenship, and the Christian basis you provided for them. The boys miss FCA and all of their friends there, but have adapted well to public school. I just wanted to share their success with you as all of you at FCA are a big part of that! Thanks!! Read less
Posted by a parent on 06/23/14
My wife and found the previous two posts amusing. We know the "parent" who penned those words. She posted them from different accounts to damage the reputation of the school. Our children have had a phenomenal experience at Foundation. The teachers here are SO accommodating. They care very deeply for
... Read more the success of EVERY child. This is a Christ-Centered environment. We have been blessed by this school and will make whatever sacrifice we need to call both of our children Foundation Christian Academy graduates! There are no bullies here. Both of us are active volunteers. We know ALL of our children's teachers by name (and they know us by name as well). Neither of us have experienced any of the issues listed previously. God bless you for looking for a great Christian school in this area. My personal opinion is that you will not find a better one than FCA. Read less
Posted by a parent on 06/19/14
STAY AWAY FROM THIS SCHOOL. This school has been the worst schooling mistake I have ever made for my child. There are so many problems with this school, all the teachers there are NOT qualified to be teaching. I couldn't believe how unprofessional this school truly is. Teachers there are very sarcastic
... Read more , mock students , get angry when asked questions , bully , inattentive and do not communicate well with parents. This school claims to have a safe and christian environment , which is not a true statement. Bullying is a problem at this school, students and teachers there are both guilty of it. Staff and teachers play favorites unimaginably. Administration does not deal with these issues as they should. STAY AWAY from the middle and high school program. It never failed to disappoint me this year . It was a complete waste of my 6,500$ . Read less
Posted by a parent on 06/01/14
Terrible school. High school, middle school and elementary school programs are extremely unprofessional. Teachers there do not have teaching degrees , there are only hired because they are members of the church that the school is affiliated with !!! Because of this school's lack and of enrollment and
... Read more smallness , they get away with these unorthodox and unprofessional issues. If you want your child to succeed DO NOT send them here. Read less
Posted by a parent on 06/01/14
My school is a great small community where my child can thrive in all areas. Academically socially and spiritually! I love the warm family atmosphere and how accessible the staff is at any time with any concern! I also love that my child gets opportunities that she may not otherwise get in a large school.
... Read more FCA has been a blessing to our family! Read less
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Valrico schools — Foundation Christian Academy is located at 3955 Lithia Pinecrest Rd, Valrico FL 33596. 3955 Lithia Pinecrest Rd is in the 33596 ZIP code in Valrico, FL Foundation Christian Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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