Ocala Christian Academy

1714 Se 36th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34471-0344
Tel: (352)694-4178
Grades: PK-12 | 426 students
Ocala Christian Academy is fully accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).
We are active members of this national professional organization which provides leadership in strengthening existing schools and offering a voice in legal matters at both the state and national levels.
Ocala Christian Academy trains the student in the knowledge of God, His Word, daily Christian living, and to give the student an excellent education. The faculty of Ocala Christian Academy realize the solemn responsibility before God in molding the life and character of their students in order to give each of them a good foundation for the future.
The educational program and the methods of instruction are based on a biblical viewpoint for the general background, truth, principles, and interpretation of the facts encountered in the study of any subject.
The Bible affects every facet of human life for the Christian.
The administration, faculty, and staff of Ocala Christian Academy will be faithful members and attenders of Central Baptist Church as examples of faithful Christians.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 426 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Ocala Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Average ACT score 21
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Polo shirts & red, navy, black, gray, or khaki bottoms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,250
Tuition Notes Tuition discount based on the number of students enrolled per family. Payments can be made on a 10 or 12 month plan. We accept both McKay & Step up for Students scholarships.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,272
Admissions Director Tim Rowe
Admissions Associate Grace Etheredge


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. BETA Club, Elementary Honor Society, Elementary and Jr. Hi. band, Fine Arts Program, National Honor Society BETA Club, Elementary Honor Society,
Elementary and Jr. Hi. band,
Fine Arts Program,
National Honor Society,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Crossroads Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Children's Palace East & Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Pauls Christian School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ocala
    Grades: K-2 | 59 students
    0.6 miles
    3602 Se 7th St
    Ocala, FL 34471
  • Ocala
    St. Pauls Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K | 101 students
    0.7 miles
    800 Se 41st Ave
    Ocala, FL 34471
  • Ocala
    Grades: PK-5 | 147 students
    1.5 miles
    2967 E Silver Springs Blvd
    Ocala, FL 34470
  • Ocala
    Oceans School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 16 students
    1.5 miles
    2024 Se 8th St
    Ocala, FL 34471
  • Ocala
    Grades: K-7 | 69 students
    1.5 miles
    3732 Ne 7th St
    Ocala, FL 34470

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