Principal: Tara Bates, M.A.


Tara Bates, M.A.

Mrs. Bates has had two sons and a daughter successfully graduate from C.C.A. to pursue college degrees with honors at local colleges. She has been married to Pastor Thomas D. Bates since 1979 and filled the position of pastor’s wife of Community Pentecostal Church for over 30 years. In pursuit of furthering her commitment to education, Mrs. Bates is currently working towards a Doctor of Education degree through Northcentral University.

In August of 1991, Mrs. Bates was named Principal of C.C.A. She is active in the Oral Robert University Educational Fellowship (ORUEF) and in 2002 took Community Christian Academy through the process of accreditation. C.C.A. is now accredited through International Christian Accrediting Association (ICAA), the Non-Public School Commission of Kentucky, and National Accreditation through AdvancED.