Casey Perez's daughter, Sarah Perez, suffered a disabling concussion while playing lacrosse for the SCLC and Coach Shannon Dempsey.

Perez is suing Dempsey and the SCLC for damages resulting from their "Negligence"

Come to TSCA at 6:00pm on Tuesday, May 17th to find our the jury's verdict.

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


Athletic Summer 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 Soccer Camp                              Grades 6-12
  • June 27-30      Girls Volleyball Camp                        Grades 6-12
  • July 25-28       Girls Basketball Camp                        Grades 6-12
  • August 15-18   Boys Soccer Camp                              Grades 6-12


For More Information on TSCA Athletics: Athletic Director:  Bill Smith (410) 398-6444 x 25

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

Ice Skating / Hockey Game


Open Ice Skating / Ice Hockey Game

The PTF is promoting two events on January 30th.  Please see details below and use the links to sign-up.

Please note:  Each person/family is responsible for transportation and purchase of tickets.  We ask that you "sign-up" through the links below so that we can have an idea of how many will be attending.


Ice skating is open to the public and is being promoted as a social event by the PTF for all members of TSCA families and friends, prior to the Liberty Ice Hockey game.  Cost of tickets is $8.00 per person age 6 and up, $5.00 per person under the age of 6; Skate rental is $4.00 per person - all ages.  You will purchase tickets and skates at the venue the day of the event.  An adult must accompany all elementary and middle school students.  Transportation is the responsibility of each family.

Date: 01/30/2016 (Sat.) Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm EST Location: Fred Rust Arena  LINK


This is a public event being promoted as a social activity through the PTF for all members of TSCA families and friends.  Transportation is the responsibility of each family and an adult must accompany elementary and middle school students.  The cost of tickets is $6.00/adult and $4.00/child (17 and younger).  You may purchase tickets in advance online at:  or at the venue the day of the game.

Date: 01/30/2016 (Sat.)  Time: 5:00pm EST   Location: Fred Rust Arena  LINK:

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

Middle and High School Launch Park


On Friday, November 6th the PTF will host a fun (spirit) night fundraiser for High School and Middle School Students at the Launch Park in Newark, DE. Middle School Jump Time: 4-6pm

High School Jump Time: 6-8pm

Cost per student: $14.00 for 1 hour; $24.00 for 2 hours (all to be paid directly to Launch Park the night of the event)

A parent/guardian must go online to to complete a waiver for each student attending.  Transportation to and from the Launch Park is the responsibility of parent/guardian.

Contact: Rebecca Kennedy at

Launch Flyer


PTF Spirit Night


Monday, Oct 26th, 2015 Spirit Night 4:30 -7:30pm

Baker’s Restaurant 1075 St. Augustine Hwy (Rt.213) Elkton, MD

As with all our spirit nights a percentage of your total check will be donated back to TSCA.

Please have each student attending spirit night sign in upon arrival at Baker’s Restaurant; the class with the highest percentage attending will be awarded a dress down day. If K3 or K4 happens to be the winner, they will receive a special treat in their classroom.

Thank you in advance for your generous support and show of school spirit!!!!

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.


See You at the Pole 2015


See You at the Pole™, the global day of student prayer, began in 1990 as a grass roots movement with ten students praying at their school. Twenty years later, millions pray on their campuses on the fourth Wednesday in September. See You at the Pole™ is simply a prayer rally where students meet at the school flagpole before school to lift up their friends, families, teachers, school, and nation to God. See You at the Pole™ is a student-initiated, student-organized, and student-led event. For more information please visit Tri-State will participate in this event on Wednesday, September 23rd.  All students, parents, staff & faculty are welcome to join at the flagpole at 7:45am.  We hope to see you there.

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.