Calvary Christian Academy & Preschool

  • 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)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students275 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 32%
Students by GradeCalvary Christian Academy & Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
43%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
Advanced CoursesAP English Grammar and Composition; AP Calculus AB
Average ACT score24
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,650
Tuition NotesSee our website for tuition and fees
% on Financial Aid
36%
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,677
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJohn Policastro
Admissions AssociateLori Westfall

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Bible Club, Choir, Drama, Elementary basketball, Elementary soccer, Pep Squad, Private Piano Lessons, Private Violin Lessons, Robotics Club, Student Leadership Team Band, Bible Club, Choir, Drama, Pep Squad, Robotics Club, Elementary basketball,
Elementary soccer,
Private Piano Lessons,
Private Violin Lessons,
Student Leadership Team,

School Notes

  • The primary purpose of Calvary Christian Academy is to provide a thoroughly Christ-centered, Bible-believing, educational program to prepare the student spiritually, academically, physically and socially for service to God, fellowman, and country. Even though knowledge is factually the same for the believer and unbeliever, no subject can be taught in its truth if its originator is ignored. In a practical way our school seeks to develop in young people self-disciplined Christian lives to help meet the need for righteous leadership in our homes, churches, communities, and country. The academic program, through the traditional approach, is developed to provide students with the best possible program of studies. It is the school's responsibility to aid students in right thinking, good conduct, clean living, and in discerning truth from error in the light of the principles of God's Word. We endeavor to give each child the education God expects in keeping with His instruction in Proverbs 22:6, "Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it." Our entire school program is designed to help parents fulfill this command of God.
  • We believe in personal salvation by faith in the blood of Jesus Christ which He shed on the Cross of Calvary for remission of sins for all who believe.
  • We believe that the entire Bible is the inspired Word of God.
  • We believe that the Lord Jesus Christ was raised bodily from the tomb and now sits at the right hand of the Father in Heaven making intercession for all born again believers.
  • We believe that Christ will return bodily to call His church unto Himself.
  • We believe in the eternal security of the born-again believer.
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