Calvary Academy

1730 W Jefferson St
Springfield, IL 62702-0627
     Tel: (217)546-9700
Grades: PK - 12 | 322 students
Calvary Academy is a Christian school for kindergarten through twelfth grade students.
The Academy is committed to the furtherance of Christ and focuses on the individual's spiritual, physical and academic needs.
The mission of Calvary Academy is to provide primary and secondary education in a Christian environment.
Calvary Academy will provide an environment for each student to prepare, plan and pursue God's will for their lives: spiritually, intellectually, physically and socially.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Other school association(s)
Illinois Coalition of Nonpublic Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 322 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Calvary Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 1 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes There are different tuition schedules per department.
% on Financial Aid 24%
Admissions Director Donna Squires
Admissions Associate Jay Hinckley


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sacred Heart-Griffin High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Agnes Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Agnes Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • SpringfieldSt Agnes Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    251 N Amos Ave
    SpringfieldIL 62702
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 400 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SpringfieldSacred Heart-Griffin High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1200 W Washington Street
    SpringfieldIL 62702
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 780 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SpringfieldSt. Nicholas Montessori Pre-sch
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    501 S Douglas
    SpringfieldIL 62704
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    1 mi | 12 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • SpringfieldSpringfield Christian School
    2850 Cider Mill Ln
    SpringfieldIL 62702
    1.4 mi | 364 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • SpringfieldSpringfield Sda Christian School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    3168 W Jefferson St
    SpringfieldIL 62707
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.6 mi | 7 students | Gr. 3-9                      

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