Maranatha Christian Academy

9201 75th Ave N,
Minneapolis, MN, 55428-0554
Tel: (763)488-7900
Maranatha Christian Academy is a biblically based school embracing and proclaiming a Christ-centered, charismatic statement of faith.
Maranatha Christian Academy's mission is to offer a pre-kindergarten through 12th grade traditional classroom education providing a quality educational experience, which encourages and enables students to mature spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally, and socially.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Oral Roberts University Educational Fellowship (ORUEF)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 611 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Maranatha Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus, History, Language/Composition, Literature/Composition, Spanish, 
Average ACT score 24

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,464
Tuition Notes Tuition average of elementary and secondary. PK tuition is less
% on Financial Aid 50%
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jane Wallen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Adventures Club, Chess/Strategy Games Club, Literary Merit Club, Missions Trips, Student Council Missions Trips, Adventures Club,
Chess/Strategy Games Club,
Literary Merit Club,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • MCA's mission is fulfilled through these core values. We purpose to: 1. Assist in the development of the "whole" person - spirit, soul, and body. 2. Assist each student in establishing a real and unshakable relationship with Jesus Christ by (1) presenting the gospel, (2) training them to use the Word of God with authority, and (3) promoting the development of a truly biblical worldview and value system. 3. Produce students who are academically qualified: well-educated, self-directed, and life-long learners. 4. Act as an extension of the home and church by instilling Christian values and thus, together, equip the next generation to live godly lives in an increasingly ungodly world. 5. Train young people to be positive role models and influential leaders who will carry out the "Great Commission." (Matthew 28:19-20) 6. Lead students by way of example and instruction into a lifestyle that places the needs of others above their own needs and wants. Maranatha Christian Academy. Academics. Faith. Excellence.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Heritage Academy (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooklyn Park KinderCare (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Step By Step Montessori-maple Grove (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Minneapolis Brooklyn Park KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    7924 Brooklyn Boulevard
    Minneapolis , MN , 55445
    (763)425-1126
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Brooklyn Park Rivertree School
    (Christian)
    7964 Brooklyn Blvd 305
    Brooklyn Park , MN , 55445
    (763)445-9897
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Maple Grove Step By Step Montessori-maple Grove
    Montessori School
    11601 73rd Ave N
    Maple Grove , MN , 55369
    (763)315-3602
    Montessori School
    1.4  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Minneapolis Brooklyn Blvd. KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    7660 Kentucky Ave. North
    Minneapolis , MN , 55428
    (763)560-5534
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Minneapolis
    St. Vincent De Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    9050 93 Ave N
    Minneapolis , MN , 55445
    (763)425-3970
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.3  mi  |  353  students  |  Gr.  K-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - The quality of teachers at MCA is like no other. Each and every staff member truly cares for my children. Where else can you get the best education, teachers who love your kids AND have teachers who will pray your kids through their ups and downs in life. I feel blessed that my kids attend MCA. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended May 21, 2012 - In MCA''s mission statement it states its an academically rigorous college-prep school. As a parent, I couldn''t agree more. You will definitely get your money''s worth having your children attend MCA. Check out all MCA has to offer you and your family, you won''t regret it. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended March 16, 2012 - i would like my three year old son to join your school. please tell me more about your kinder- care program. my celphone number is 7632199066. Thank you and God bless - Posted by Parent

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