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Crusader News

  • Freeze pops are being sold to benefit the Girls soccer Team/Athletics every Thursday for 50 cents during lunch hours. The students have loved this, remember to send in an extra 50 cents with lunch.
  • CAR WASH - Bring your car to El's Tires on Pulaski highway (just past Kohl's) Saturday, May 7th between 9am-2pm. You will get a clean car, and help support Athletics.
  • Red CRUSADER lanyards are for sale. These are perfect for your keys, your work badges or just to hang in your car! They are $6 each, or 2 for $10. (See front office)
  • MARK YOUR CALENDARS - Come out and support our Spring Athletes! Let's help bring them LUCK on Friday, May 13th. (No charge for games). We have 2 teams playing at home. Baseball at 4pm and Soccer at 7pm. This will be one of the last times this year to support your CRUSADERS!!!
  • SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS - Tri-State Christian Academy's Summer Athletic Camps are designed to help players of all levels improve their sills and understand the techniques of the game. All camps run Monday-Thursday 10am - 3pm. Cost:$110.00 per camp, $25.00 non-refundable deposit is required with each registration. Checks should be made payable to Tri-State Christian Academy. Registration forms available in the Main Office.

June 6-9 Boys Basketball Camp Grades 6-12 June 13-16 Little Crusaders Camp Grades 1-5 June 20-23 Girls Basketball Camp Grades 6-12 June 27-30 Girls Volleyball Camp Grades 6-12 July 25-28 Girls Soccer Camp Grades 6-12 August 15-18 Boys Soccer Camp Grades 6-12

2016 Sports Camp Registration Form


Crusader Walk 2016


Please plan now to be part of an exciting school-wide fundraiser on Friday, April 22nd! It's easy as 1...2...3!:

1. Fill out your ten flyers with the complete names and addresses of people you would like to sponsor you in the Crusader Walk (parents may need to help younger students with this part).

2. Return flyers completed with names, addresses & postage to your homeroom teacher by FRIDAY, MARCH 18TH.

3. Walk with your classmates on the day of the Crusader Walk. Have fun and get fit all while raising money for our school!

Lunch and T-Shirt will be provided for each qualifying * walker. *To qualify, each student must:

  • Submit 10 flyers complete with names, addresses and postage; AND
  • Obtain a minimum of $30 in sponsors before the day of the walk
  • Families with 3 or more students must complete 10 flyers and obtain a minimum of $75 to qualify

Completed flyers must be returned to the homeroom teacher no later than March 18th.

  • Each homeroom having 100% of their students returning completed forms by March 18th will receive a dress-down day!
  • One student at each level (Elem., MS & HS) raising the most money wins $100!
  • The class that raises the most money (average $ per student) wins a pizza party!

Thank you for you continued support!

Book Fair


The whole school is excited about our upcoming Book Fair to be held March 21st - 24th. An amazing selection of books is headed our way! At the Book Fair you will find the latest and finest titles for kids, as well as books of interest to parents. Mark your calendar for our Family Event on Tuesday, March 22nd where the whole family can join in the fun. Please read the attached letter below for details on the book fair.

We will need many volunteers to help make this event successful. CLICK HERE TO VOLUNTEER

Please visit this site for our personalized Book Fair info - TSCA Book Fair 2016

Contact Mrs. Britton through the link above with any questions.

2016 BOOK FAIR letter

Senior Links


It's time


"Link Up with the Seniors"

February 17 - 26


Tri-State Christian Academy's senior class is kicking off our annual class links competition.  Each class attempts to build the longest link chain by purchasing links for 25¢.  The chains will be displayed in the cafeteria so that the students can see their progress.  Each day the seniors will collect the money from each homeroom teacher and add the links!


 The students will be competing within their own groups:

K-2/3 , K-4 , K-5 grades

1st  -  5th grades

Middle School

High School



Elementary:     1st place- Pizza/Movie Party

                          2nd place (any class with 250 links) -Ice cream Party

Middle/High:  1st place- 5 dress down days

                          2nd place (any class with 250 links) 2 dress down days

Polar Express


Polar Express 2015

Friday, December 4th and Saturday, December 5th

Cost: $7.00 per person

The PTF will be hosting a fun Christmas Event for TSCA students and their families.  We will be taking a bus ride to Herr Foods, Inc. to view their Christmas Light display, singing Christmas Carols during our journey.  Upon returning to the school everyone will enjoy Christmas cookies and hot beverages while the children visit with Santa, receive a special gift and enjoy other Christmas activities.

Please note: Space is limited, we can only accommodate 50 people each night. Please send in your completed RSVP form with payment by November 30th.

Cookie Walk and Bake Sale


Tri-State Christian Academy’s5th Annual Cookie Walk & Specialty Dessert Sale


Friday, Nov. 20th from 2:30-6:30pm & Saturday, Nov. 21st from 9am- 1pm


Tri-State Christian Academy 146 Appleton Road Elkton, MD 21921

hosted by The PTF of Tri-State Christian Academy

You will have the choice between a $5.00 and a $10.00 box to stuff full of delicious homemade cookies plus the opportunity to purchase scrumptious homemade specialty desserts!!

This event is open to the public as well as Tri-State friends and families.

Contact with questions Thank you in advance for your generous support!!



Modell's Coupon


Tri-State is again partnering with Modell's Sporting Goods for the Winter sports season. Shop at Modell's between 11-6-2015 and 12-24-2015 to receive 15% off. In addition, TSCA will receive 5% of your purchases made during this time frame. Coupons are available in the Main Office. Modell's is located at 1315 Churchmanns Rd Newark, DE 19713.

Business Expo


6th Grade Business Expo

Thursday, October 29th  12:30 - 2:30pm


The 6th grade students have been working hard to create their products for the Annual Expo!  All students will have a chance to shop at their businesses on Thursday, October 29th.

Sweet Tooth Bakery - cake pops and muffins

Donut Dudes - donuts

Super Pop Bros. - popcorn

Kirby Stress Balls - stress balls

Extreme Cones - sno-cones

The Minion Crew - minion cookies

Oreo Queens - Oreo balls and chocolate dipped Oreos

Reindeer Rockers - snow globes, ornaments, socks, headbands


Note: All items cost .25 - $1.00

Spirit Week 2015


SPIRIT WEEK 2015 Monday—America Day–Wear Your RED, WHITE & BLUE!

Tuesday—FANatic Day–Wear your favorite sports team gear! (Reminder: sport photos are this day, so no face paint, colored hair spray, etc. for Fall Athletes)

Wednesday MS/HS Decade Day-From bell bottoms to big hair, choose your favorite decade! K3-5th Grade Wacky Wednesday - K-Wing and Elementary will show how wacky they can be! Polka dots, stripes, crazy hair, etc.

Thursday—Color Wars-Each Grade will show their colors!

Friday—Crusader Day-Wear your red, black & white with pride!

We will end the week on Friday with a Pep Rally at 2:15, our Varsity Soccer Homecoming Game VS. Bensalem Baptist 7pm and after the game will announce our Homecoming Court in the gymnasium.


Fall Fundraiser


Please support our Fall Fundraiser by offering your friends, family and neighbors these highest-quality, brand-name products from Yankee Candle and products from the Tumblers and Snacks brochure.  These products make excellent gifts for any occasion, including Holidays, Birthdays, Anniversaries, and Housewarmings. There are three ways to help support our school:

1. Share this catalog with family, friends and co-workers.

2. Download the mobile app (Yankee Candle Fundraising, use group number 990022020)

3. Have out of town friends and family shop online at  (create an account first:  Click Seller Login button, then Sign-up to be a Seller, use group number 990022020.)

All orders are due September 29th, checks should be made payable to Tri-State Christian Academy.


Fall Sports Info 2015


On behalf of the athletic department at Tri-State Christian Academy, we would like to welcome you to our school. Below is some information for the 2015 Fall Sports: General Information

  • All athletes in 6th - 12th grade must have a physical before they can practice or play on a team.
  • Athletic fee is $50.00 per sport. ($100.00 total per year) This is due before any player may participate in a sport. Please bring attached forms to any try-outs you may attend prior to the start of school.
  • P.E. Uniforms are required for gym classes from 6th - 12th grade. In addition, you must wear the PE/team approved SHIRT and SHORTS for all team practices. (Once school is in session). You may purchase a uniform at the book store (Aug 11-13). The cost for the P.E. uniform will be $25.00/set or $15.00/piece.

Individual Fall Sport Info

  • Varsity Boys Soccer - Head Coach: Colin Ford
  • JV Boys Soccer -Head Coach: Brandon Smith
    • Both Boys Varsity and JV Try-outs/Practice will begin Monday August 10, 11, 12 from 3-5 pm. The following week practice will be the 17th through 20th from 3-5. Varsity and JV teams will then be determined on the 20th. Practice for both teams separately will be held on the 21st. On 8/22 the Varsity team will play in the tournament at Harford Christian School.
  • Girls Varsity Volleyball - Head Coach: Lauren Frey     Practice Friday 8/14 4-6 pm
  • JV Volleyball - Head Coach: Brenda Smith     Practice Monday 8/10 1-3pm, 8/14 4-6 pm
  • Cross Country (6th - 12th Grade) - Head Coach: Beth Weaver
    • Practice will be August 10, 11, 12 from 3-5 pm. All welcome/no try-outs. Future practices tbd
  • Boys Middle School Soccer Try-outs/Practices will start on the first day of school, August 31st from 3-5pm.
  • Girls Middle School Volleyball Try-out/Practices will be held September 1st and 3rd 3-5pm.

Lastly - we are partnering with Modell's Sporting Goods this year and are encouraging our parents/students to shop there as well. For all your Athletic, PE, school UNIFORM needs. TSCA friends and families will receive 15% off of anything from July 31st through Sept 3rd. Please visit Modell's in Newark (across from Christiana Hospital near Home Depot/Best Buy) during that time. The modells coupon will be available at the front office or at the bookstore in August. But simply remember to mention TSCA upon checking out and you will receive the discount. TSCA Athletics will also receive a percentage of what is sold.

*All students interested in playing a Varsity/JV sport should attend these practices/try-outs, or contact the coach.

TSCA Mock Trial




State of Maryland


Officer Darren Gray

Springfield County Police Department Officer Darren Gray is on trial for 2nd Degree murder.

It is said that Officer Gray shot pedestrian Michael Case in cold blood!

Will Officer Gray be convicted or let go?

Come to Tri-State Christian Academy at 6:30pm on Thursday, May 7th to find out the jury's verdict.

SHREK the Musical, Jr.

Tri-State Christian Academy’s Middle School Drama Dept.


logo_200x200_000423Friday, May 1st – 7 P.M. Saturday, May 2nd – 6 P.M.


Based on the Dream Works Animation Motion Picture and the Book by William Steig Book and Lyrics by: David Lindsay-Abaire Music by: Jeanine Tesori Originally produced on Broadway by Dream Works Theatricals and Neal Street Productions Original Production Directed by Jason Moore and Rob Ashford “I’m a Believer” by Neil Diamond

Shrek the Musical Jr. is presented through special arrangement with andall authorized materials are supplied by Music Theatre International, 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019

Family Night


Join us for Family Night on Tuesday, March 31st! Our 8th grade class will host a Taco Salad dinner from 3:15-6:45pm in the cafeteria. They will be accepting donations to help with their upcoming overnight trip to NYC. You may eat-in or get it to go!

Then, be sure to stop by the Library for our Family Night at the Fair! The Book Fair will be open from 4:30-7pm to allow parents, siblings, friends, etc a time to shop with their students.

Finally, at 7pm our winter athletes will have their Winter Sports Awards Ceremony in the auditorium. All winter athletes, parents and family members are invited to attend this event. Athletes should dress-up for this occasion - no jeans please.

We hope everyone can join us for a night of fun!