New Covenant Academy

3304 South Cox Rd
Springfield, MO 65807-0658
Tel: (417)887-9848
Grades: PK - 12 | 478 students
New Covenant Academy is a Christian, college preparatory school, grades Jr K-12, serving families from approximately 100 churches in the greater Springfield MO area.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 478 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade New Covenant Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact dreynolds@newcovenant.net for tuition rates or go to our website under admissions.
Admissions Director Delana Reynolds

Sports

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

School Notes:

  • Christian Faculty and Staff who serve as excellent role models for students.
  • Accredited by AdvancED and a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).
  • Member of the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) and Mark Twain Conference (MTC)
  • Strong college preparatory program that integrates faith and learning.
  • A dynamic student body that represents approximately 100 different churches in the greater Springfield MO area.
  • Extended childcare services before and after school hours.
  • Stanford Achievement Test and ACT college entrance test results that exceed the national average.
  • Opportunities to earn college credit while satisfying high school graduation requirements.
  • A tuition assistance program available to families who demonstrate financial need.
  • Weekly chapel services that challenge students to grow spiritually.
  • A delicious hot lunch program.
  • Co-curricular classes in band, choir, art, library, physical education, Spanish, computer and business.
  • Extracurricular activities such as field trips, retreats, clubs, academic competitions, international or cross-cultural senior mission trips, student council, and Christian service projects.
  • Competitive athletic program for boys and girls in grades 7-12.
  • Beautiful campus facilities that provide a safe learning environment for students.

Profile last updated: 08/26/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Summit Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Summit Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Summit Preparatory School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield
    The Summit Preparatory School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 126 students
    0.7 miles
    2155 W. Chesterfield Blvd
    Springfield, MO 65807
    (417)869-8077
    0.7PK-12
    126
  • Springfield
    Grades: PK-12 | 136 students
    0.7 miles
    2155 W Chesterfield Blvd
    Springfield, MO 65807
    (775)782-7811
    0.7PK-12
    136
  • Springfield
    Grades: PK-6 | 163 students
    1.2 miles
    2200 W Republic Rd
    Springfield, MO 65807
    (417)887-6056
    1.2PK-6
    163
  • Springfield
    Springfield Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 222 students
    1.3 miles
    2852 S Dayton Ave
    Springfield, MO 65807
    (417)883-5717
    1.3PK-8
    222
  • Springfield
    Greenwood Laboratory School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: KG-12 | 379 students
    2.5 miles
    901 S National Ave
    Springfield, MO 65897
    (417)836-5124
    2.5KG-12
    379

School Reviews

This a wonderful school that you should go and visit as you consider where your children will be going to school. The teachers are wonderful and the staff is very friendly and helpful. There is a great combination of a strong academic program and Christian teaching.
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Missouri is $6,110 for elementary schools and $12,975 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Missouri is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos