How to Apply

RCA maintains a policy of ROLLING and OPEN ENROLLMENT for both preschool and secondary students. Students may enroll at any time during the academic year. The admissions process includes filling out a complete application package that can be downloaded, faxed, or mailed to you. The RCA Application Packet is a fillable form where users can type information directly onto the PDF. It should be saved as a document on your computer and then emailed as an attachment to RCA at Pages requiring signatures must be printed and signed. They may be faxed, mailed, or scanned and emailed.


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Admissions Criteria

Students applying to Redemption Christian Academy should demonstrate the ability and willingness to excel. The admissions committee will consider an applicant's transcripts, recommendations, and personal interview in order to make a decision regarding a student.

In order to apply, please submit the following:

1. Fill out the Application for Admission (pages 1-3) and sign the Statement of Agreement (page 4). The student should also complete the essay. Submit all items to the Office of Admissions with the $50 nonrefundable application fee. This will begin the application process.

2. Fill out the Transcript Request Form (page 5) and submit it to your child's most recent school. Have your child's counselor send transcripts to our Office of Admissions. They may be faxed to (518) 270-8039 or emailed to An official copy should follow in the mail.

3. Submit three recommendations [(1) English teacher, (2) Mathematics teacher, and (3) Pastor, guidance counselor, or principal], medical information, and any other required forms (pages 7-16). Submit a recent photo and a copy of the student's birth certificate. These will be added to the student's application file.

4. While completing paperwork, contact the office to schedule an interview. Parents and prospective students must schedule an in-house interview. When this is not possible, a phone interview must be scheduled with the admissions office.


Send all applications and documentation to:
Redemption Christian Academy 
Office of Admissions
PO Box 753
Troy, NY 12181
Fax: (518) 270-8039


Click here to print the Admissions Application Packet








The RCA Lion’s program provides student athletes an opportunity to compete on a national level in tournaments and games. Our athletes play against top competition, and they are seen by numerous college coaches. Over the years, as a result of this exposure, RCA graduates have received college scholarships to play at the next level.