Central Christian Academy

1200 Hodges Ferry Road
Portsmouth, VA 23701-0237
Tel: (757)488-4477
Grades: PK-6 | 123 students
Where Home, Church, and School Work Together. The mission of Central Christian Academy is provide an education that will equip students with the knowledge and experiences they need to have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and grow in the fruit of the Spirit within their home, church, and school. Our Vision is to develop each student into an effective Christian through the planting of God's Wrod in humble hearts.
To assist them at stemming intergrity, fostering relationships, and sprouting knowledge.
To become transformed into fruit bearing vessels.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported PACS
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Central Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniform pants, collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,850
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $4850 to $5890. Please see our website for updates on tuition and fees.
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $250
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Amber Smith
Admissions Associate Angel Field

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, CheeringBasketballCheering,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Garden Club, Lango, Upward Sports Garden Club, Lango, Upward Sports,

School Notes

We provide:

  • SMART Boards 
  • Tablet devices provided to all students
  • Biblical based curriculum integrating state objectives
  • Literature based with the Wilson Fundations program, Joplin grouping
  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
  • Outdoor classroom initiative
  • ESL (Englsih as a Second Language)
  • Extended Care 6:30am-6:00pm
  • Nutritional, school-cooked lunches
  • Small class size
  • and much more

Profile last updated: 05/13/2016

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School Reviews

Worth every penny!! My son has always done excellent in school but was never really enthusiastic about doing the work. He has attened both public and private schools(including CCA a few years ago) and always made honor roll. Last year was the best school year we ever had. The students are taught how to problem solve not just to memorize the answers. They have fun while learning!! The principal is very involved and addresses problems to make for a positive environment. CCA guides families to have strength in God and church!
- Posted by Parent, 06/14/13

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