Sunnydale Adventist Academy

6818 Audrain Road 9139
Centralia, MO 65240-0652
Tel: (573)682-2164
Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
Sunnydale Academy has been operating since 1946.
Sunnydale Adventist Academy is accredited by the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (NCA), the Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Secondary Schools, Colleges, Universities, Inc. and the National Council for Private School Accreditation.
 Sunnydale was founded to serve the youth of Missouri but now has expanded it's reach to include the entire US and International Students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 133 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Sunnydale Adventist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Advanced Courses Advanced computer -Dual Credit
Average ACT score 21
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Jeans & polo shirt or better)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,300
Tuition Notes 9300 is tuition only. Room and board are and additional $4,650
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Admissions Director Erv Bales
Admissions Associate Kim Kelly


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballIndoor Soccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Associated Student Body, Band, Choir, Gymnastics, Handbells, Mission trip -Africa, Mission trip -Domestic, Mission trip -India, Mission trip -Nepal, Yearbook Band, Choir, Gymnastics, Handbells, Yearbook, Associated Student Body,
Mission trip -Africa,
Mission trip -Domestic,
Mission trip -India,
Mission trip -Nepal,

School Notes:

  • Sunnydale Academy is located in mid Missouri. It's rural campus is located approximatedly 6 miles West of Centralia, Missouri. Sunnydale's main recruiting area is Iowa, Missouri and Illionis but also has a number of international student each year.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Terrill Road Christian Academy (15.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunnydale Sda Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Harrisburg Early Learning Center (15.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Centralia
    Sunnydale Sda Elementary School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-8 | 27 students
    0.1 miles
    6979 Audrain Road 9139
    Centralia, MO 65240
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: NS-6 | 28 students
    15.2 miles
    450 West Sexton
    Harrisburg, MO 65256
  • Moberly
    Grades: 7-12 | 5 students
    15.5 miles
    307 Terrill Rd
    Moberly, MO 65270
  • Moberly
    Maranatha Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-8 | 26 students
    15.8 miles
    1400 E Mckinsey St
    Moberly, MO 65270
  • Moberly
    Grades: PK-8 | 163 students
    17 miles
    210 S Williams Street
    Moberly, MO 65270

School Reviews

I went there and loved it. It helped make me the person that I am today. I built confidence and character, along with guidance and friendships that are still going strong today. Thank you Sunnydale.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/24/15

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The average private school tuition in Missouri is $5,967 for elementary schools and $11,816 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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