Darren Patterson Christian Academy

Tel: (719)395-6046
Grades: PK - 12 | 132 students
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Darren Patterson Christian Academy equips pre-school and K-12 students for excellence in Christian life and service by providing a nurturing, distinctively Christian school environment that emphasizes knowing Christ; imitating His character; integrating the Bible in all of life and learning; mastering academic knowledge and skills; and affirming the uniqueness of each child.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Mild
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 132 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Darren Patterson Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 33%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Average ACT score 26
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $2390 for Kindergarten to $5560 for High school
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,300

Sports

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Link School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Strawberry Door (24.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Strawberry Door (24.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buena Vista
    The Link School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 10-12 | 15 students
    2.4 miles
    18885 County Road 367
    Buena Vista, CO 81211
    (719)395-6797
    2.410-12
    15
  • Salida
    Strawberry Door
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 67 students
    24.7 miles
    1612 Holman Avenue
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719)534-2154
    24.7PK-KG
    67
  • Salida
    Grades: K-5 | 27 students
    25 miles
    Po Box 696
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719)539-4887
    25K-5
    27
  • Salida
    Grades: PK-3 | 70 students
    25 miles
    Po Box 923
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719)539-1693
    25PK-3
    70
  • Leadville
    High SchoolMountain Institute
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 11 | 42 students
    27.9 miles
    Po Box 970
    Leadville, CO 80461
    (719)486-8200
    27.911
    42

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