Elmira Christian Academy

235 E Miller Street,
Elmira, NY, 14904-0149
Tel: (607)734-7195
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 92 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 27%
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 St Mary Our Mother School (6.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elmira Holy Family Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    421 Fulton Street
    Elmira , NY , 14904
    (607)732-3588
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  178  students  |  Gr.  NS-5
  • Elmira
    Norte Dame High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1400 Maple Ave
    Elmira , NY , 14904
    (607)734-2267
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elmira
    Holy Family Middle School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1010 Davis St
    Elmira , NY , 14901
    (607)734-0336
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.2  mi  |  137  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Horseheads Horseheads Christian School
    (Baptist)
    2293 Grand Central Ave
    Horseheads , NY , 14845
    (607)739-9811
    (Baptist)
    6.3  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Horseheads
    St Mary Our Mother School
    (Roman Catholic)
    811 Westlake St
    Horseheads , NY , 14845
    (607)739-9157
    (Roman Catholic)
    6.7  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 26, 2014 - 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 October 29, 2013 - 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 January 08, 2013 - i recommed this schools because these teacher are much better than other. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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