Want to start Home Schooling?
Need support for Home Schooling?
BCA is a legal home school covering in Alabama. We are a statewide cover and have an office in Magnolia Springs & Fairhope.BCA is a ministry of Magnolia Springs Wesleyan Church. You can visit www.MSWChurch.com for information about our church home.
A bridge is a structure that provides a connection or transition The mission of our academy is to help home school parents give their children a firm foundation so they will transition into the world as successful and passionate followers of Christ.
Bridge Christian Academy is a legal home school covering for Christian parents who desire to home school their children for the purpose of providing academic excellence with a Biblical worldview. Our purpose is to offer support, encouragement and accountability for home school families.
We are an affiliate group of HSLDA and our families recieve a discount with them. Currently we have 100 BCA families.
The state of Alabama recognizes three types of schools: public, private and church. The definition of a church school is:
"Includes only such schools as offers grades K-12, or any combination thereof including kindergarten, elementary, or secondary level and are operated as a ministry of a local church, group of churches, denomination, and or/association of churches on a nonprofit basis which do not receive any state or federal funding." S16-28-1(2)
To homeschool with us the parent or guardian must withdraw the student from current school. You have TEN DAYS upon date of withdrawal to apply, register and enroll with a legal cover school. Please request transcripts be sent to BCA @ PO Box 462, Magnolia Springs, AL 36555. If you are currently homeschooling longer than ten days without a cover school you are breaking the law. If authorities become aware of this you can receive a call or visit from a truancy officer.
Upon enrollment we offer consulting on choosing the best home school curriculum for your children. See "Parent Manual" for more info but grades and attendance will be due January 10th and June 10th. Unless you inform the office of a reason for being late with grades/attendance you may be dropped if the office does not receive a hard copy by mail to our office by the end of January and June.
~$99.00 total for upcoming school year - each family that is currently enrolled if received by June 30th (FREE registration)
~$25.00 enrollment fee plus $99.00 per family if received by August 10th ($124)
~$25.00 enrollment fee plus $139.00 per family if received August 11th through May ($164)
Orientation meeting is scheduled the 1st Thursday in September. (free door prizes)
For more info call (251) 979-6227 or email DuAnne@BridgeChristianAcademy.com
Office Address: PO Box 462, Magnolia Springs, AL 36555 (251.979-6227)