Colorado Christian Academy

CCA provides a Christ-centered PreK-8th grade education like no other. Believing that each child can perform their best when they are healthy spiritually, physically, and mentally, we implement a whole-child approach that focuses on identity development in Christ, health and wellness and excellent academics.
Our vision is to see every student become resilient leaders sustained in Christ.
Our education model allows us to engage and challenge advanced students while encouraging and elevating students who have fallen behind.
We prioritize a solid foundation in English, writing, and arithmetic while also creating space for Spanish, performing arts, music, fine arts, entrepreneurial leadership and innovation, and speed and strength training.
In the morning, when students are most capable to learn, we work hard on core subjects and fundamental skills. In the afternoon, they participate in co-curricular learning and activities. Students can also enroll full or part-time.
Every Friday is set aside to enrich and promote deeper learning through review, practice, excursions, projects, and simulations.
Throughout each day, students participate in movement activities that stimulate their brains by moving their bodies.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CO School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,800
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
184 students
Student Body Type
Students by Grade
Colorado Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
18 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Uniform Athletic Wear

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mariella Brown


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Choir, Speed and Strength Training

Arts and Music Programs:
Fine Arts, Performing Arts, Spanish Club

School Notes

  • Colorado Christian Academy exists:
  • To graduate highly intelligent, well rounded, and capable students who know God and love others.
  • To be a school that trains students in the classical ways of Christianity while being innovative, globally aware, and thinking creatively.
  • To support families who desire to build a thriving legacy for their children and family.
  • To be forward-thinking in our education delivery by developing flexible learning opportunities that give parents more freedom and control of their student's learning experience.
  • To bring the light and life of heaven to earth in the context of school.
  • To bless our community with highly trained students who resiliently manage the successes and challenges of life. We believe this is possible when students relate to Jesus through a proper knowledge of God combined with a clear understanding of themselves.
  • To fill a need for a school in the South Denver Metro area that strategically focuses on developing a whole, healthy child by making decisions related to schedule, work, diet, exercise, relationships, and family support.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Colorado Christian Academy cost?
Colorado Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $13,800 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Colorado Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Colorado Christian Academy is 85%, which is lower than the national average of 91%.
What is Colorado Christian Academy's ranking?
Colorado Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Colorado for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for Colorado Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Colorado Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (10 reviews)
My girls have been attending CCA for 1 year and we couldn't be happier. The teachers are so excellent and you can tell they love teaching and love the kids. We love how much Christ-centered values are taught and how to find their identity in Christ. We look forward to our children going to CCA through middle school.
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Both of my children love this school and are thriving! This school has truly raised the bar for christian education by offering Christ-centered education that is also top-notch. The teachers are so smart and truly care about the children. 10 out of 10!
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I have two children who attend CCA. They have been with the school since day one. CCA has been a blessing to each of my kids in many ways. The teachers are outstanding, they meet the kids where they are and know them personally. The curriculum and co-curricular are engaging. The school has a home away from home feeling. It is a family-oriented community, the school partners with the parents and has fun events for everyone all year long. Jesus is the center of the teacher's hearts and is shown in all they do for the students!
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My students are nearly midway through their second year at Colorado Christian Academy and we are thrilled at their progress, and the love and attention they have received from the faculty. After a tough year with Covid, and now CRT making its way into our public schools, CCA has made an immense difference in our children`s lives and education. We don`t know where we would be without CCA and we are grateful every day for what they are doing, and how they do it in the image of Christ. The school is surrounded by loving Christian families and we really feel like we`ve found a community with high levels of integrity, honor, and a passion for educating and growing the whole child. Thank you, CCA for the great year!
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Both of our children started at CCA this year and I couldn't be happier. The teachers and staff are caring and excited about the curriculum. Both children have grown academically and spiritually. They love going to school! I would highly recommend CCA for any parent looking for Christian education with very strong academics.
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This school has truly redesigned Christian education. They offer top-notch academics and spiritual growth, all while embracing a healthy lifestyle and individual learning styles. They are an answer to prayer for parents wanting Christian education in a better way.
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I homeschool but my children have always been enrolled in an enrichment program. We found CCA's homeschool program and were excited to check it out. We took the tour, met the Principal and we enrolled our youngest (our older children are in High School). What a blessing it has been! Life-changing for my 7th grader. Small class size plus AMAZING teachers = a great environment. I love the focus on God and His works. I was also blown away by the close-knit community of families. Everyone is friendly and supportive. We really love CCA and recommend it to everyone!
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We are so grateful for CCA! Our children have been there a few months and have grown at least a year`s worth academically. The families have built such a strong-knit community with very loving and welcoming children. The teachers put a lot of time into figuring out where children are and how to come alongside them to grow with such joy of the challenge. It`s such a relief knowing we can trust what is being down into their heart and minds.
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Colorado Christian Academy has been a blessing to our family. My daughter has excelled both academically and socially. The teachers and staff care about the students both academically and personally. Kids are challenged mentally and physically, with movement breaks throughout the day to allow for them to exercise and expel energy to do their best in their school work. A variety of extracurriculars offer so many great experiences. So glad to have found this school.
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Colorado Christian Academy is an incredible school with a holistic approach to education. Our three children are thriving at this institution. The whole-child approach focuses on the child`s intellectual, spiritual, and physical well-being. The curriculum is challenging, the faith formation is inspiring and the physical wellness of the child is encouraged through multiple movement breaks and recess throughout the day. We absolutely love flexible Fridays where students are taken on various trips throughout the Denver metro area (hiking, rock climbing, museums, botanical gardens, and zoos - to name just a few of the field trips!).
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CO School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,800
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Littleton, CO is $17,560 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Littleton, CO is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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