Christian Academy Of Western New York

  • We are committed to assisting you in training your children by providing every child a quality academic education with a Christian worldview.
  • The purpose of Christian Academy is to provide a high standard of education for each student, based upon a firm foundation in the Word of God.
  • CAWNY is dedicated to preparing its students to impact their generation for Christ, by providing a standard of excellence for educating the whole student in a Christian environment.
  • It is our goal to inspire and facilitate the development of each child: academically, spiritually, physically, emotionally, and socially.
  • CAWNY provides a professional Christian faculty and administration, as well as programs, policies and curriculum that result in high quality, Christ-centered education and development for its students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedIEP Support, ESL
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students143 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeChristian Academy Of Western New York Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Advanced CoursesEnglish
Average SAT score1090
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(school issued shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,500
Tuition Notes$3599. grades K-8 $4500. grades 9-12
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Admissions Associateclichtenberger610@roadrunner.c

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsArchery, Badminton, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Paddle Tennis, Soccer, VolleyballArcheryBadminton,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Flag FootballPaddle Tennis,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.National Honor Society, Student Council
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo
    Amherst Christian Academy
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 47 students
    6.3 miles
    2625 Tonawanda Creek Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14228
    (716)689-9944
    6.3 PK-12
    47
  • Buffalo
    Grades: K-12 | 257 students
    8.6 miles
    39 Academy St
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716)634-4821
    8.6 K-12
    257
  • Buffalo
    Canisius High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 878 students
    8.6 miles
    1180 Delaware Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14209
    (716)882-0466
    8.6 9-12
    878
  • Buffalo
    Grades: 2-12 | 24 students
    14.8 miles
    412 Center Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716)675-6545
    14.8 2-12
    24
  • Buffalo
    Gateway Longview Lynde School
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    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 177 students
    9.5 miles
    6350 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716)783-3100
    9.5 PK-12
    177

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
My daughter is a 1st grader at this school and absolutely loves it! I love the staff, the parents & other children are just wonderful..and believe me I am very picky about what "type" of children/families she is exposed to--won't even go into her experience at public school last year. Christ is at the center of the staff and the families hearts at CAWNY, what a blessing they have excellent curriculum as well. Sweetest principle I have met in my life, "Mrs. L" is amazing woman..if you can't tell..WE LOVE THIS SCHOOL!!!
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What an amazing school! My 1st grader was falling behind in public school. Too many kids to each classroom. At CAWNY, my child gets so much individual attention that within 3 weeks, he was up to grade level and excelling. And I haven't even mentioned that all of this was done in a Christ-centered atmosphere! You should visit their website for the best information... CAWNY.com. Many, many parent testimonials there. It really is a wonderful school that strives to work with your budget! We are very happy here.
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