Cedar Crest Academy

8970 Dixie Hwy,
Clarkston, MI, 48348-0483
Tel: (248)625-7270
Cedar Crest Academy is an independent day school educating early childhood through grade eight.
The foundation for our students' achievement and confidence is an individualized educational vision with an emphasis on cognitive learning.
Strong curriculum on the humanities inspires young minds to learn languages, create music and art, and experience joy in learning.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 177 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Cedar Crest Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,000
Tuition Notes $5,775 to $10,560 depending on grade level
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Admissions Director Bette Moen
Admissions Associate Jody Begley

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Club, Boys Basketball, Boys Soccer, Construction Club, Digital Photography, Early Childhood Spanish, Environmental Club, Girls Basketball, Girls Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Lego League, Science Club, Ski Team, Track and Field, Youth Art, Youth Choir Book Club, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Lego League, Science Club, Ski Team, Youth Art, Youth Choir, Boys Basketball,
Construction Club,
Digital Photography,
Early Childhood Spanish,
Environmental Club,
Girls Basketball,
Girls Volleyball,
Track and Field,

School Notes:

  • The campus of Cedar Crest Academy is home to the Early Childhood Center preschool classes and the Academy elementary through middle school classrooms. The setting is a natural environment with progressive structures for outdoor, classroom, and studio learning. Woodlands provide a colorful backdrop to a campus including a passive-solar classroom building, Early Childhood Center, computer, science, and foreign language laboratories, library, art and music studios and gymnasium.
  • Profile last updated: 01/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Springfield Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springfield Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oakland Christan School (3.2 miles away)
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  • Clarkston Springfield Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    8585 Dixie Hwy
    Clarkston , MI , 48348
    (248)625-9760
    (Baptist)
    0.4  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  K-12
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    10439 Ortonville Rd
    Clarkston , MI , 48348
    (248)620-2190
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    3.1  mi  |  25  students  |  Gr.  NS-1
  • Clarkston
    Oakland Christan School
    (Christian)
    6300 Clarkston Road
    Clarkston , MI , 48346
    (248)625-1324
    (Christian)
    3.2  mi  |  99  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Clarkston
    Everest Collegiate High School & Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    5935 Clarkston Road
    Clarkston , MI , 48348
    (248)620-3390
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.6  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Clarkston
    Lil Peoples Place
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    6475 Waldon Center Dr
    Clarkston , MI , 48346
    (248)620-8600
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4.3  mi  |  211  students  |  Gr.  K-1

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The average private school tuition in Oakland County, MI is $9,175 for elementary schools and $11,270 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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