Quick Facts

- Christ is first at LCA

- Year founded: 1909

- Enrollment: 160+ students

- Over $140,000 awarded in student aid each year

- Students score on average 2.5 grades above grade level

- STEAM focused school with with outfitted MakerSpace


Lake City Academy is accredited for Preschool through 10th grade by the Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools, which is recognized by the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools, the National Council for Private School Accreditation, and the State of Idaho. In addition, K-10 teachers are fully credentialed and our Early Childhood program is state certified.


Lake City Academy is owned by the Upper Columbia Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and is operated by the area constituent Adventist Churches under the auspices and in harmony with the policies of its owners. The School Board is comprised of representatives from these churches and meets regularly to review operation and to formulate plans for the continued pursuit of excellence in Adventist Christian education.