Valley Fellowship Christian Academy

3616 Holmes Ave Nw,
Huntsville, AL, 35816-0358
     Tel: (256)533-5248
Grades: NS - 12 | 169 students
VFCA was founded in the fall of 1987 offering students a sheltered, caring environment that causes them to flourish in Christian character, to know God, and to develop academically and socially.
Our desire is to partner with Christian parents to be an extension of the Christian home.
Quality academics are crucial; therefore, we have degreed, professional teachers and we use A Beka and Bob Jones curricula.
We believe in reaching out to the community and the world so we have taken students on mission trips to Russia, Jamaica and Guatemala, as well as numerous trips to Montgomery and Washington, D.C.
Prayerfully consider the school environment that is best for your child.
VFCA may be the school that is right for you.
The faculty and staff of VFCA are honored to be used by God in training the next generation.
A Christian, quality education is priceless.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Oral Roberts University Educational Fellowship (ORUEF)
Other religious school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 169 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Valley Fellowship Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 13 students
Average ACT score 26
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms purchased from Dennis Larose Uniform Company)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on age of child and number of children in the household. Nursery/daycare fees are paid weekly and are available by contacting the school. Yearly tuition rates are: K5 $3,900; grades 1st-4th $4,000; grades 5th-8th $4,150; and grad
Admissions Director Angie Preslar
Admissions Associate Angela Isley

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Children's Prayer Network, Community Outreach, Missions Outreach, Music Appreciation, Private Piano and Guitar lessons, Writing Club Writing Club, Children's Prayer Network,
Community Outreach,
Missions Outreach,
Music Appreciation,
Private Piano and Guitar lessons,

School Notes:

  • VFCA serving the Tennessee Valley for more than 20 years.
  • Offering programs for Nursery - 12th grade.
  • Using ABeka and Bob Jones Curriculum
  • Provides computer and piano labs.
  • Summer care available for 5-12 year olds
  • Utilizes AR, STAR reading and math, annual SAT's and PSAT assessments.

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Providence Classical School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deborahs Day Care & Kindergarten (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Deborahs Day Care & Kindergarten (1 miles away)
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Education standards are of the utmost importance at VFCA. They have great teachers and a great staff who will go above and beyond to help in a way possible.
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