Iowa Christian Academy

2501 Vine Street,
West Des Moines, IA, 50265-0502
Tel: (515)221-3999
Grades: PK - 12 | 238 students
Founded in 1999, Iowa Christian Academy is an accredited, independent, interdenominational school.
ICA serves over 230 preschool through 12th grade students and is not affilitated with any specific church or denomination.
The mission of Iowa Christian Academy is to develop leaders committed to Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
North Central Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 238 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Iowa Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus, History, Honors English Composition, Honors Introduction to Literaature, Honors Physics, Honors Spanish, Honors Statistics, Literature, Music Theory  
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki, navy or black pants and ICA shirt)
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact school for tuition information


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
FootballTrack and Field,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/25/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dowling Catholic High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sacred Heart School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Shepherd''s Flock Early Learning Center (1 miles away)
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