Maranatha Christian Academy

3800 S Fairview Road
Santa Ana, CA 92704-0927
Tel: (714)556-0965
Grades: Nursery School-12 | 1935 students
Maranatha Christian Academy is an outreach of Calvary Chapel of Costa Mesa and as such, it is maintained primarily for the children of its members, as well as children of parents attending other churches who desire a Christian education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-12

Student Body

Total Students 1935 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Maranatha Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Chapel High/maranatha Christian Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Chapel High/maranatha Christian Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is South Coast KinderCare (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Ana
    Grades: K-12 | 1592 students
    0.1 miles
    3800 S Fairview St
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
  • Santa Ana
    South Coast KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 20 students
    0.4 miles
    2515 West Sunflower Ave.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
  • Ladera Ranch
    Grades: PK-1 | 145 students
    0.8 miles
    2101 Corporate Dr
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
  • Costa Mesa
    Grades: KG-8 | 582 students
    1.3 miles
    1021 Baker St
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • Costa Mesa
    Christian Montessori School-costa Mesa
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-6 | 108 students
    1.4 miles
    2950 Mcclintock Way
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626

School Reviews

My son is in 5th grade. So far all of his teachers have been great. The students tend to be much more mature and moral than the local public school that my son went to for K-3. The facilities are very well kept. The security on campus is great. There are volunteer security because it is also a large church. Parents seem to very involved in the students lives. Many of the students mothers stay home, which is a huge positive and definitely makes a difference in the attitude of the children. The academics are the best part, because there is no homosexual indoctrination like the California public schools require. There is also no teaching on evolution and other topics that are just plain wrong to teach a child as fact like they are taught in the public schools. And most importantly, the children learn about the Lord. They learn the Bible and they learn what is right and wrong. Again, the public schools are hugely lacking in this area.
- Posted by Parent, 01/10/12

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