Parkway Christian Academy, FL recently became part of the Active Defender Family.
Parkway Christian Academy has been used of God to train thousands of boys and girls in the Lakeland area for over 40 years. Parkway Christian Academy began as Temple Christian School in 1974 under the leadership of Dr. Cham McMillen. The name Temple Christian School was changed to Highlands Christian Academy under the leadership of Pastor John Richardson. In 2018, Pastor Peter Grant officially changed the name of Highlands Christian Academy to Parkway Christian Academy.
Throughout the years, Parkway graduates have distinguished themselves throughout the community. PCA is seeking accreditation with NACSAA (North America Christian School Accrediting Agency) and is currently seeking membership with SSACS (Sunshine State Association of Christian Schools) and AACS (American Association of Christian Schools). Parkway is primarily college preparatory in its academic emphasis.