Tuition at Wake Christian Academy

Discover the value of investing in our private Christian school

Since your child was born, you’ve known that every decision you make can affect their lives. From the clothes they wear, to what you’ll pack for lunch. In each choice, big or small — you have the deepest desire to get things right.

That’s probably why you’re considering enrolling your child in a private Christian school. You want them in an environment where they’ll be safe, loved, and prepared for their future … but you may also feel worried about the costs.
Here at Wake Christian Academy, we never want tuition expenses to hinder your child from getting the education they deserve. We do everything it takes to ensure that quality schooling in a loving, Christ-centered environment is attainable for many families.

Learn more about tuition at Wake Christian Academy.

Value of a WCA Education
Tuition Rates
Affordability Information
Frequently Asked Questions

Value of a WCA Education

WCA partners with parents and families who desire to equip their child through an academically excellent, faith-filled, and safe learning environment — transforming them into passionate changemakers for God. We strive to provide an education that is distinguished in these ways.

  • Godliness: Your child will be immersed in a biblical worldview, helping them see every part of their lives through God’s lens.
  • Citizenship: Students are taught to be responsible citizens who desire to do good and respect the law.
  • Excellence: Your child will be mentored to live out their purpose in Jesus Christ by demonstrating excellence in academics, arts, athletics, technology, and extracurricular activities.
  • Integrity: Students are given opportunities to learn integrity each day through their speech, thoughts, actions, relationships, and work.
  • Servanthood: Your child will understand what it means to love others through service — in their families, churches, and communities.

Tuition Rates

We’re happy you’re considering Wake Christian Academy for your child! Our team is looking forward to answering any questions you may have and providing you with the tuition and assistance information you need. Below, you’ll see a breakdown of our tuition per grade level and what this could look like if you opt for a payment plan. We use FACTS, a third party company, for drafting monthly tuition payments. Please visit the FACTS website to sign up for an account or check on your existing account.

2024 – 2025 Annual Tuition and Fees

 Grade Full Tuition 10 Monthly Payments
(May and August – April)
12 Monthly Payments
(May – April)
Kindergarten $8,550 $855.00 $712.50
(Grades 1-5)
$9,850 $985.00 $820.84
Middle School
(Grades 6-8)
$10,925 $1,092.50 $910.42
High School
(Grades 9-12)
$11,425 $1,142.50 $952.09
*Full cost of tuition before tuition assistance

Included in Tuition **

  • All Curriculum
  • Before-school Care
  • Field Trips
  • Accident Insurance
  • Yearbook
  • Physical Education Uniform
  • Student Admissions to Home Sports Games
  • Themed T-shirt
  • High School Students Receive a 1:1 Laptop as an Academic Resource

Optional fees not included in tuition

Affordability Information

Wake Christian Academy strives to make tuition costs affordable, and we’re considered one of the least expensive private schools in our community. Thanks to the generous support we receive from sponsors and Annual Fund donors, we’re able to provide tuition assistance for families. In addition, we also accept external scholarships and grants.

$ 701,333

Amount of tuition assistance awarded by the state

$ 220,000

Amount of tuition covered through in-house financial aid


Of families benefit from affordability options provided by WCA


We’re deeply grateful for the financial aid program at Wake Christian Academy. It allowed our family to access a Christ-centered education, fostering academic and spiritual growth while nurturing faith and strong friendships within a welcoming community. This support relieved financial stress, allowing us to focus on our children’s well-being. Our heartfelt thanks to the donors, the school, and all involved; this investment in our child’s future will impact generations to come.

– WCA Family

Affordability Options:

  • In-house financial aid
  • Payment plans
  • Scholarships and grants

Frequently Asked Questions

Our school uses a third-party platform called FAST, where families can fill out their information and share their financial background to help determine their need for reduced tuition.

We offer a generous tuition assistance budget; however, it is limited. Families can expect to receive a maximum of 30% reduction in tuition once approved for assistance. Additionally, we’re open to external scholarships and grants as well as payment plans, which can further help with the total cost of tuition.

Yes, all enrolled and interested families are welcome to apply. The tuition assistance program is available from Kindergarten through Grade 12.

We do not offer pastoral or military discounts at this time.

No. Admissions and financial assistance are reviewed separately, and students have to be enrolled first at WCA before applying for reduced tuition.

Schedule a Tour

As you consider WCA and private Christian school tuition in Raleigh, NC, we invite you to witness firsthand our wonderful learning environment! Meet our teachers, preview our teaching philosophy, and envision a place where your child can thrive.

Questions? Feel free to reach out to our Admissions Office at (919) 772-6264 or

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