Accreditation and Affiliations
Northshore Christian Academy (NCA) is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and the Advanc-Ed or Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC). A rigorous process is required to obtain and maintain accreditation. This includes a five-year cycle of writing a comprehensive review study and a three day site visit by an team of school administrators. NCA is fully approved by the State of Washington and the Superintendent of Public Instruction, NCA follows all of the rules and regulations governing approval of private schools as required by Washington State Law. The Council for American Private Education (CAPE) nominated NCA for the national Blue Ribbon award in February 2019. Only 50 private schools in the nation are nominated and forwarded to the Department of Education for final selection. Finalists will be announced in September.
Accredited and Approved by:
- Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).
Northshore Christian Academy & NCA’s Early Learning Center are both accredited.
- Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) or Advanc-Ed accreditation
- Approved by Washington State Board of Education (WSBE)