Elmira Christian Academy

235 E Miller Street,
Elmira, NY, 14904-0149
     Tel: (607)734-7195
Grades: PK - 12 | 85 students
Our mission is to partner with parents to train and educate our students to be useful for Christ in this life and to live and reign with Him in Eternity.
The purpose of Elmira Christian Academy is to provide each student with the opportunity to know Jesus Christ as Lord and to develop spiritual maturity in the Holy Spirit while learning Christian approaches to life.
Our school presents a Bible-centered program.
We recognize that God is the source of all truth.
With God's help, we train our students to produce actions commensurate with their faith.
Christian service is a pervasive focus of our school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 85 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Elmira Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 36%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes On a sliding scale for siblings -- see website.
Admissions Director Martin Douglass
Admissions Associate Cindy Morse

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

School Notes:

Mild Learning Differences; several students with 504s/IEPs, somewith mild autism/asperger's.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Norte Dame High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Family Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Family Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ElmiraHoly Family Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    421 Fulton Street
    ElmiraNY14904
    (607)732-3588
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 134 students | Gr. NS-5                      
  • ElmiraNorte Dame High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1400 Maple Ave
    ElmiraNY14904
    (607)734-2267
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 226 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ElmiraHoly Family Middle School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1010 Davis St
    ElmiraNY14901
    (607)734-0336
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.2 mi | 137 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • HorseheadsHorseheads Christian School
      (Baptist)
    2293 Grand Central Ave
    HorseheadsNY14845
    (607)739-9811
      (Baptist)
    6.3 mi | 84 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • HorseheadsSt Mary Our Mother School
      (Roman Catholic)
    811 Westlake St
    HorseheadsNY14845
    (607)739-9157
      (Roman Catholic)
    6.7 mi | 130 students | Gr. PK-6                      

School Reviews

Recommended
7 months ago
My girls have done so well at this school, I am so pleased that they can attend Elmira Christian Academy. They were at public school, and their learning skills have really advanced at this school and at home. Also, also great attitudes.
- Posted by Parent
Recommended
1 year ago
Excellent! My children are doing very well at this school, much better than their experience at public school. I am very pleased and thankful for the opportunity that our family has that they are able to attend. A positive attitude abounds in all areas of learning and social behavior.
- Posted by Parent
Recommended
1 year ago
i recommed this schools because these teacher are much better than other
- Posted by Student/Alumni

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