Overview - Calvary Baptist Academy is a private 1st - 12th grade school located in New Braunfels, Texas, and is part of the educational ministry of Calvary Baptist Church. Since 1981, Calvary Baptist Academy has been steadfast in its commitment to instill in its students a solid moral foundation, to provide each student with an excellent education, to partner with parents to ensure that their child receives the necessary training to be able to lead a successful Christian life, and to keep tuition low so that families in the New Braunfels and surrounding areas are able to afford it. (Also check out our virtual academy - CBVA - at cbatexas.org/flex.)
Curriculum - At CBA, your child will receive first-class academic training through the use of the Abeka Online Video-Streaming Program. This program features high-quality video instruction from highly-qualified master teachers and uses Christian character-building textbooks from Abeka Book. Abeka is a trusted curriculum that has been around for over 40 years, is used by approximately 10,000 Christian schools across America and around the world, and is used by over 1 million children worldwide. The Abeka curriculum provides an academically challenging, college preparatory education while at the same time emphasizing strong Christian values, development of character, self-discipline, and proper study habits. Students in schools using this curriculum tend to attain superior academic achievement and are often found to be one to two years ahead of those in their same grade level in the public school system.
Extracurricular Activities - In order to promote student development and to help students prepare for real life in the real world, CBA also provides the students with various extracurricular activities and events, including athletic programs, volunteer opportunities, leadership positions, tutoring, chapel services, fundraiser events, field trips, and Life-Skills classes. Some of the things covered in the Life-Skills classes are basic car mechanics, computer skills of varying levels, budgeting/finance, cooking, sewing, self-defense, art, music, the basics of various career fields, medical training, handyman skills, teamwork, and so many other essential life skills.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 1-12
  • Students: 34 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Calvary Baptist Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 1-12
Year Founded
1981
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
34 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Calvary Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$350 per month for 10 months

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Boss Club - https://bossclub.co/pages/school-curriculum, Enrichment Classes - Elementary (Art, Spanish, Music)

Arts and Music Programs:
Life-Skills Classes

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Physical Education (All Students)

School Notes

  • Calvary Baptist Academy (CBA) is a private school for 1st-12th grades.  It is part of the educational ministry of Calvary Baptist Church. Since 1981, Calvary Baptist Academy has been striving to train its students to be morally, physically, and intellectually prepared to live a successful life. Consistency of purposes and goals is maintained through both the church and school ministry.At CBA, your child will receive first-class academic training through the use of the A Beka Online Video-Streaming Program. This program features high-quality video instruction from highly-qualified master teachers and uses Christian character-building textbooks from A Beka Book. A Beka is a trusted curriculum that has been around for over 40 years, is used by approximately 10,000 Christian schools across America and around the world, and is used by over 1 million children worldwide. The A Beka curriculum provides an academically challenging, college preparatory education while at the same time emphasizing strong Christian values, development of character, self-discipline, and proper study habits.  Students in schools using this curriculum tend to attain superior academic achievement.  Your child will benefit from the same excellence in academics.The atmosphere at CBA is distinctively Bible-based with emphasis on character, growth, and development in Biblical values and doctrine. It is our desire that each child come to know God through salvation.  In every walk of life, the world needs upright and honest men and women who will morally guide and influence their generation for the Lord. Our main goal here at CBA is to partner with parents to train up young men and women to be that next godly generation.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 1-12
  • Students: 34 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Texas is $9,609 for elementary schools and $11,045 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Texas is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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