About Us

Legacy Christian Academy (LCA) is a PreK through 12th grade school that promotes academic excellence in a Christ-centered biblical worldview. We foster a loving, collaborative learning environment that encourages students to expand their intellect, develop Christ-like character, and fulfill their God-given potential.

We are conveniently located on a scenic 30-acre campus in Andover, Minnesota, a northern suburb of Minneapolis. In addition to instructional facilities, there are two soccer fields, two softball fields, a baseball field, a spacious elementary playground, a 12,000 square-foot Sports Center, and a performing arts auditorium.

Accreditation

Association of Christian Schools International

The Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) is the largest Protestant educational organization in the world. Since 1978, ACSI has advanced excellence in Christian schools by enhancing the professional and personal development of Christian educators and providing support functions for Christian schools.

ACSI member schools serve more than 5.5 million students worldwide. Nearly 24,000 schools from over 100 countries are members.

Memberships

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The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity.

Founded in 1900, the College Board was created to expand access to higher education. Today, the membership association is made up of over 6,000 of the world’s leading educational institutions and is dedicated to promoting excellence and equity in education.

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The Minnesota Independent School Forum’s mission is to strengthen Minnesota’s K-12 independent schools through advocacy and advancement.

There are tens of thousands of students enrolled in K-12 independent schools in Minnesota. MISF believes each student deserves and needs to benefit from its programs, services, education, research, and public policy support.

Minnesota State High School

The Minnesota State High School League is a voluntary, nonprofit association of public and private schools with a history of service to Minnesota’s high school youth since 1916.

National Honor Society

The National Honor Society (NHS) is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students.

Accolades

Anoka County Shopper Readers’ Choice Award Recipient

 

Legacy Christian Academy was the recipient of 415 Readers Choice ACS Readers’ Choice Awards three years in a row for 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Best Preschool

Best Private School

Best Principal – Jake Mulvihill

Best Teacher – Twyla Beyers

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Mrs. Twyla Beyers was nominated for the Honor Teacher Award in 2015 (grades K-8). She was selected as one of the top four finalists in the K-8 category. The award recognizes a K-8 and a 9-12 educator who models outstanding service to their students and school. Nominations were accepted from all private and independent schools in the state. On April 26, at the award ceremony hosted by MISF (Minnesota Independent Schools Forum), Mrs. Beyers received her award for being a finalist. Keep up the great work, Mrs. Beyers!


Fox 9’s Top Teacher winner Joleen Kubiszewski at Legacy Christian Academy in Andover, Minn. challenged students to read as many on level books as possible. The 5th and 6th grade students read over 650 on-level books in 1 quarter. That’s almost 11 books per child.

She stays after school to mentor, help and encourage students to succeed and uses this time to answer questions or to build relationships with the students.

As a Top Teacher winner, she will receive $900 from Royal Credit Union as well as a Fox 9 Top Teacher Glass Apple and a Subway sandwich party for 100 friends.

Full story at http://www.fox9.com/archive/1808704-story

Fox 9 Top Teacher Joleen Kubiszewski
Fox 9 Top Teacher Joleen Kubiszewski