Financial Information

At Pensacola Christian Academy, you’ll find a quality education, caring, professional teachers, and secure modern facilities offered at an affordable price. You can also choose from a variety of convenient service options, including transportation and Extended School Day.

What is the tuition cost?

After the initial registration fee of $85, tuition is divided into a 10-period payment plan. If you have multiple children to enroll, ask about the multiple-student discount!

Tuition Freeze

The 2020–2021 school year tuition will not increase but will remain frozen at the 2019–2020 regular tuition rates.

Textbook Credit

A $100 book/supply coupon will be given at Orientation to students in grades 1–12. It will be redeemable at the Academy’s Orientation Textbook and Supply Sale.

2020–2021 Tuition (Cost Per Pay Period)

Kindergarten (8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.)—$240

Grades 1–6—$265

Grades 7–12—$285

Cost of Services


Students in Pensacola and many outlying areas can take PCA’s bus, with morning and afternoon routes available for kindergarten through grade 12.

Kindergarten bus students ride the 3 p.m. bus. ESD will be provided until 3 p.m. for these kindergartners.

2020–2021 Transportation (Cost Per Month)

Morning/3 p.m. route (Grades 1–12)—$65

Bus/ESD Combo (Kindergarten)—$140


Our hot lunch program provides delicious lunches including an entrée, sides, and a drink.

Lunch(Cost Per Meal)


Grades 1–6—$2.75

Grades 7–12—$3.00


Piano—Semiprivate lessons begin in grade 1 and transition to private lessons in grades 2–12.

Harp—Group instruction begins in grade 3, and private instruction is also available for interested students.

Band—Group instruction begins in grade 3 and private lessons are available in grade 4.

Strings—The Jaffé Strings program is offered for various levels of proficiency. Beginning in grade 4, students can learn violin, viola, cello, or bass through the program. Outside practice is not required. Private lessons are available for more advanced students.

2020–2021 Music (Cost Per Month)

Private lessons—$80

Semi-private lessons—$60

Jaffé Strings and 3rd grade band—$45

Extended School Day (ESD)

Extended School Day (ESD)

Extended School Day Options (Cost Per Month)

Before School ONLY (begin 7:00 a.m.), Kindergarten–grade 2—$40

Before and After School (begin 7:00 a.m.; end 5:30 p.m.), Kindergarten only—$150

After School ONLY (end 5:30 p.m.), Grades 1–6—$130

Less than Half

Did you know?

PCA’s tuition is less than half the average of other local private schools.