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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked DE School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,500
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Calvary Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Delaware for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1985
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
388 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Calvary Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
14 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Khaki pants and polo shirts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Please call for tuition rates
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Aaron Coon
Admissions Associate
Laura Hodgson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

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

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

School Notes

  • Current Student to Teacher ratio is 1 to 14
  • 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 $225 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
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Calvary Christian Academy cost?
Calvary Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $5,500 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Calvary Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Calvary Christian Academy is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 89%.
What sports does Calvary Christian Academy offer?
Calvary Christian Academy offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is Calvary Christian Academy's ranking?
Calvary Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Delaware for: Least expensive tuition and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Calvary Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Calvary Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked DE School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 388 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,500
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Delaware is $12,355 for elementary schools and $13,859 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Delaware is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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