Calvary Christian Academy

1143 E Lebanon Road
Dover, DE 19901-0199
     Tel: (302)697-7860
Grades: PK - 12 | 333 students
Calvary Christian Academy is celebrating 26 years of service to Kent County Delaware.
CCA is the largest non-denominational K-12 private Christian school in this area and we are currently DEBT FREE! God has truly blessed CCA over the past 25 years and we growing in "wisdom and stature" each year.
We thank God for the opportunity to serve our community and we look forward to meeting you. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students 333 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Calvary Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,300
Tuition Notes Please call for tuition rates
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kelly Eckels
Admissions Associate Michelle Boller


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus, Community Service Projects, Concert Band, Fine Arts, Mentoring, Musical Theatre, Piano, Student Government, Worship Band, Yearbook Chorus, Concert Band, Fine Arts, Mentoring, Piano, Worship Band, Yearbook, Community Service Projects,
Musical Theatre,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • Current Student to Teacher ratio is 1 to 12
  • College Preparatory - we offer college courses from the three local colleges/universities, which can be taken in the Jr and Sr years
  • Community service requirements to graduate
  • Restoration discipline and strong stance on bullying

Profile last updated: 02/25/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Home Learning Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Kinder Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Dover Montessori Country Day Academy (1.4 miles away)
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