Areas We Serve: Knightdale, NC

Wake Christian Academy in Raleigh, NC, is an academically excellent private school serving families of Knightdale, NC, and the greater Raleigh area. From kindergarten through grade twelve, we provide challenging academics, enriching extracurricular activities and support in a Christ-centered environment.

It is our vision at WCA to emphasize the preeminence of Christ in life and learning. Here, Christian education involves three Ps: partner, provide and proclaim. We partner with each student’s family, provide an excellent education and proclaim the Gospel in all we do. Many of our faculty and staff hold advanced degrees and seek to be a strong, Bible-believing role model for our students.

While our campus is located in Raleigh, we serve families across Wake and Johnston Counties, including Knightdale, Clayton, Garner, and Apex.

Wake Christian Academy is proudly accredited by the following:

  • AdvancED
  • North Carolina Christian School Association (NCCSA)
  • American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
  • North American Christian School Accrediting Agency (NACSAA)
  • National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA)
  • Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS)

Kindergarten/Elementary School

Our kindergarten and elementary school program is designed to instill a love for learning. We focus on building strong foundations and instilling values of faith, teamwork and dedication.

Middle School

The middle school program at WCA provides a foundation for challenging coursework to come in high school and college. We recognize that this is a time of incredible growth, and seek to guide students with love and respect.

High School

Our high school program prepares students for their next step in a supportive environment. Students are exposed to rigorous college preparatory coursework and instructed by teachers who truly invest in their futures.

About Knightdale, N.C.

Located in Wake County, Knightdale, NC, is a quaint town filled with opportunities for outdoor recreation. It was recently voted one of the safest places in North Carolina, making it an attractive area for families. With close proximity to North Carolina’s larger cities, Knightdale is convenient as it is charming.

Residents of the area can choose from several excellent schools, but learn what sets Wake Christian Academy apart here.

Directions to Wake Christian Academy

Wake Christian Academy is located at 5500 Wake Academy Dr, Raleigh, NC.

From the town of Knightdale, travel via US-64 W for about 2.7 miles. Take the exit to the left toward I-40/Durham/Benson and travel 6.3 miles. Merge onto US-401 S via exit 298A and travel 3.9 miles before turning right onto Wake Academy Drive. In 0.2 miles, you’ll see our school.

Visit WCA

If you are looking for a reputable private school near Knightdale, NC, we would love to welcome you for a tour of our campus. Contact our Admissions Team at (919) 334-0994 or email

You may also submit an online request form for more information.

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