Central Valley Christian Academy

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Central Valley Christian Academy Photo #1 - MAA is dedicated to a Christ-like atmosphere. This sculpture reminds us of the influence Christ.
The mission of Modesto Adventist Academy is to provide an education of highest quality within a Christ-centered environment.
It is dedicated to developing the whole person by fostering growth in a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and by promoting academic excellence, emotional stability, physical well-being, and social responsibility.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 242 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Central Valley Christian Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1909

Student Body

Total Students
242 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Central Valley Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
25 students
Number of AP Courses
3 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
20%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Ralph Christie
Admissions Associate
Don Krpalek

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Get Real - Student Prayer Group, Intermural sports, Journalism Club, Youth Ministry Team

School Reviews

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Hello Mr Benjamin Maxson! I am Pauline S. Morales, a SDA Christian who attended many of our schools. I have two master degrees. One in education and another in management. I am interested in Teaching in CA. Please help me if you can! Sincerely, Pauline S.Morales
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 242 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in California is $13,925 for elementary schools and $20,132 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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