About NCTA

Mission & Vision

Our Vision To educate, train, and inspire children from all backgrounds to reach their God-given potential and become leaders with character and integrity. Our Mission ...


Around 40 years ago, Gloria and Ed Shipman and their two teenage sons,Chuck and Todd, took some runaway girls into their home, setting inmotion what has become one of the fi nest boarding, day, and international schools in the United States

Why YOU matter to NCTA

If you’ve explored this website, visited the Academy’s campus, or spoken to our faculty or students, you’ve realized by now that NCTA is unique.


Get to know the highly qualified teachers, coaches and administrators that make North Central Texas Academy a success


To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video. Teaching in a private, Christian school is ...

Colleges and Universities

Colleges and Universities of NCTA Graduates North Central Texas Academy’s graduates have been accepted to, or attend, colleges and universities throughout Texas and around the ...

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Campus Diversity

A diverse campus creates an atmosphere where students and staff are open to differences in ideas and experiences. North Central Texas Academy’s student body is ...

Residential Life

Residential life on the 500-acre campus of North Central Texas Academy is always busy. Students live in boarding residences based on age and gender. The ...