Mount Zion Christian Academy

3519 Fayetteville St,
Durham, NC, 27707
Tel: (919)688-4245
Grades: K - 12 | 167 students
"Mount Zion Christian Academy exists as a ministry of Mount Zion Baptist Church to provide quality education (K-3 through Grade 12) that is distinctively Christian while pursuing academic excellence in every discipline of study.
We strive to be salt and light to our culture, producing champion leaders for Jesus Christ. Mount Zion Christian Academy recognizes that God has given the primary and ultimate responsibility for training and educating a child to his or her parents.
Since MZCA is a support ministry for the home, it is expected that each student?s parents/legal guardians be committed to the involvement in their child?s education, faithfully supporting the school with their time, effort, encouragement, and financial resources.
All parents/legal guardians also need to be in harmony with the aims and purposes of MZCA."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Oral Roberts University Educational Fellowship (ORUEF)
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in

Student Body

Total Students 167 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Assembly Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Assembly Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Assembly Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • Durham Faith Assembly Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    3120 Fayetteville St
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)687-2763
    (Christian)
    0.4  mi  |  80  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Durham
    Quality Education Institute Of Durham
    (Church of Christ)
    800 Elmira Avenue
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)680-6544
    (Church of Christ)
    0.6  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Durham
    International Montessori School
    Montessori School
    3001 Academy Rd Ste 300
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)401-4343
    Montessori School
    2.2  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  K-4
  • Durham
    Camelot Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    809 Proctor St
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)688-3040
    Special Program Emphasis
    2.3  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Durham
    South Square KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3703 University Drive
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)489-7269
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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