Vail Christian Academy

31621 Highway 6
Edwards, CO 81632-0816
Tel: (970)766-4116
Grades: K-8 | 119 students
Vail Christian Academy is a life preparatory, private Christian school serving students in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
We desire to serve students and families who have a passion to learn, grow, and discover their God-given skills and talents, and who have a heart open to the love of Jesus.
"Preparing tomorrow's leaders today by providing academic excellence within a Christian worldview."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 119 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Vail Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki, collared shirts, school uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,325
Tuition Notes varies for returning student
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,800
Admissions Director Clint Holden
Admissions Associate Donna Lovato


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Football, Snowboarding, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Brain Bowl, Chapel Crew Brain Bowl, Chapel Crew,

School Notes:

  • All interested families should contact our admissions department to set up an appointment and to start the application process. Please call 970-766-4116.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Vail Mountain School (16.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Clare Of Assisi School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mountain Montessori (5.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Edwards
    Grades: KG-8 | 153 students
    3.5 miles
    Po Box 667
    Edwards, CO 81632
  • Avon
    Mountain Montessori
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 47 students
    5.8 miles
    Po Box 9298
    Avon, CO 81620
  • Vail
    Grades: K-12 | 369 students
    16.3 miles
    3000 Booth Falls Road
    Vail, CO 81657
  • Kremmling
    Grades: PK-9 | 15 students
    20.2 miles
    Po Box 497
    Kremmling, CO 80459
  • Frisco
    Grades: K-11 | 6 students
    28.8 miles
    Po Box 4964
    Frisco, CO 80443

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The average private school tuition in Colorado is $8,342 for elementary schools and $11,630 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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