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Since 1992 BHCA has offered a quality, Bible-based education with the mission of "Instilling Christian Principles with C.A.R.E.: C - Christ Centered, A - Academic Excellence, R - Relationship Focused, E - Excellence Driven". BHCA is non-denominational and is not associated with any church or any groups using the BHCA facilities. Currently we have 28 different churches in the area represented by our staff and students. 

We are using the best Christ-centered curriculum that will challenge and engage your student(s) academically along with Christian certified teachers who will add creativity, individualized attention, and Bible integration into each subject. Our goal at BHCA is our Vision Statement - Every student equipped to impact the world for Christ.
Our theme for 2018-2019 is "WaveWalker". Our school Scripture is from Proverbs 4:25-27. "Look straight ahead and fix your eyes on what lies before you. Mark out a straight path for your feet; stay on the safe path. Don't get sidetracked; keep your feet from following evil." We want to have faith to get out of the boat as Peter did, but we want to keep our focus on Jesus and be a wave walker as the song "WaveWalker" by Citizen Way describes - "I don't gotta be afraid no more, Cause I know You'll walk me through the storm, I'm more than just a talker, I'm a WaveWalker."

Please let us know if we can help you in any way to start your journey to preschool (3s) through 12th grade Christian education at Black Hills Christian Academy. We believe strongly that we are making a difference for eternity at BHCA.


MS/HS Open House

on Tues., Feb. 19th @ 6:30 pm @ MS/HS Campus

Expressions Night/Open House

on Fri., Feb. 22nd @ 6:30-7:30 pm @ Preschool/Elementary Campus

Open Enrollment for the Public

starts Tues., Feb. 26th @ 7:30 am @ both Campuses. Bring your enrollment packet and the enrollment fee to hold your spot for 2019-2020.

The Top 5 from the 2017-2018 Parent Survey

"Why do you choose to have your child at BHCA?"  1 - Christ centered environment/Biblical worldview is taught, 2 - Quality, caring staff, 3 - Christian values and principles are instilled, 4 - Strong academics with Christian curriculum, 5 - Smaller student to teacher ratio.

BHCA is Partnering with SCCS for 2018-2019 for grades Preschool - High School

One School...Two Campuses...One Vision  Beginning in 2018-2019, BHCA & SCCS are partnering together as one body of Christ to impact the community & Northern Hills as we continue the vision of cultivating character and academic potential of every student to impact the world for Christ. The school will offer preschool (3 yrs old) through 12th grades. Click on the blue title above to SCCS's website, and please call 605-722-1276 or 605-717-4019 for questions or to set up a tour.

BHCA in 3rd Year Process in Accreditation with ACSI

The school has been approved to start its year of candiancy from Association of Christian Schools' (ACSI) accreditation.

Dual Enrollment and Dual Credit

Dual Enrollment is available for all 6th-12th graders through Spearfish Middle School and Spearfish High School. You may take core classes at BHCA and 2 classes at SMS or SHS in order to be on the public school sports' teams, band, or choir. Dual Credit is available for qualifying Juniors & Seniors with Black Hills State University. Contact BHCA for more information 605-717-4019 or 605-722-1276.

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