Calvary Christian Academy

  • Calvary Christian Academy is celebrating 34 years of service to Kent County Delaware.
  • CCA is the largest non-denominational K-12 private Christian school in this area and we are solvent and growing. God has truly blessed CCA over the past 34 years and we growing in "wisdom and stature" each year.
  • We thank God for the opportunity to serve our community and we look forward to meeting you.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1985
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students323 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Calvary Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,500
Tuition NotesPlease call for tuition rates
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKelly Eckels
Admissions AssociateMichelle Boller

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Community Service Projects, Mentoring, Student Government, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Drama, Fine Arts, Musical Theatre, Violin, Worship Band

School Notes

  • Current Student to Teacher ratio is 1 to 13
  • Certified teaching staff
  • College Preparatory - we offer in-house college courses from Cairn University. Many of our high school teachers are also adjunct professors fro Cairn University and are therefore able to teach dual-credit classes for ONLY $275 extra per class. There are currently 10 classes offered and they are available to our juniors and seniors who qualify.
  • 67% of our Jr. and Sr. High staff have advanced degrees
  • Community service requirements to graduate
  • Restoration discipline and strong stance on bullying

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    (302)678-9190
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