Ankeny Christian Academy

  • Ankeny Christian Academy is a Preschool through 12th grade college-preparatory Christian school. The vision of Ankeny Christian Academy is that our students will attain an excellent Christ centered education that will lead them to live both morally and ethically and will successfully prepare their families according to the standards of Christ as they assume their adult roles in society and carry out the principles of the Great Commission.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1992

Student Body

Total Students368 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Ankeny Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced English, Advanced Math
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Clean, neat, and modest)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,820
Tuition NotesPrice represents K-6 tuition costs for first child enrolled
Admissions DirectorLydia Quick
Admissions AssociateMelanie Frericks

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Drama Club, Math Club, National Honor Society, Student Council

School Notes

  • Ankeny Christian Academy is an independent non-denominational Christian school. We partner with families to provide excellence in Christian education and training to children preschool through 12th grade. ACA provides exceptional academics infused with a Christian worldview that encourages students to impact the world for Jesus Christ. We are a College-Preparatory school accredited by the State of Iowa. We are a discipleship school that values a cohesive partnership between parents/guardians, church, and school. We would love to schedule a time to meet with you, provide a tour, and answer any additional questions.
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    (515) 334-2240
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    Des Moines, IA 50310
    (515) 255-3162
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    3.4 miles
    7297 Nw Fisher Ln
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 289-1401
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    1
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    (712) 756-4532
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