Calvary Christian Academy & Preschool

535 Clifford Street,
Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547-0325
Tel: (850)862-1414
Grades: PK - 12 | 227 students
Calvary Christian Academy is a private, non-profit Christian School founded in 1967 as a ministry of Calvary Baptist Church.
The curriculum provides a traditional Christian education founded on the principles of the Scripture.
These principles are inculcated in each subject throughout every class and by all instructors.
The school implements the teachings of the family and the local church, helping to rear children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
Calvary Christian Academy and Preschool offers grades K3-12th.
Our school offers a Christ-centered education in a caring environment with an affordable tuition.
Our mission is to assist Christian parents in the training of their children to conform to the image of Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 227 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Calvary Christian Academy & Preschool Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses AP English Grammar and Composition; AP Calculus AB  
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See our website for tuition and fees
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,880
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director John Policastro


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Bible Club, Choir, Drama, Private Piano Lessons, Student Council Band, Bible Club, Choir, Drama, Private Piano Lessons,
Student Council,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 10/02/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gulf Coast Christian School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gulf Coast Christian School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cinco Baptist School (1.9 miles away)
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