Covenant Christian Academy

Covenant Christian Academy is a private Christian school located on the south end of Post Road, midway between Alpharetta and Cumming, Georgia.
CCA offers K4 - 12th grades and holds 8 full accreditations, including accreditation from the Georgia Association of Christian Schools (GACS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
The faculty and administration of the academy are devoted to assisting parents as they bring up their children "in the nurture and admonition of the Lord." The school's philosophy of education rests upon basic assumptions drawn from the Bible: that Christ is the Source of all truth and knowledge, that Christ is the Creator of all facts, and that the Bible is the inerrant, complete, and all-embracing revelation of God; therefore, the focus of our educational mission is building Christian character to the glory of God.
The academy provides a quality education that approaches every subject from a Christ-centered, Bible-based perspective.
We believe firmly that " In Christ are hidden all the riches of wisdom and knowledge." (Colossians 2:3).

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Georgia Association of Christian Schools
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1982

Student Body

Total Students247 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Covenant Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size19 students
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature, AP Government, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP World History, Spanish 3
Average SAT score1150
Average ACT score26
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Students wear CCA uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,400
Tuition NotesPrepaid and sibling tuition discounts are available. CCA also participates in the Georgia Special Needs Scholarship Program for students who qualify.
% on Financial Aid
5%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJohnathan Arnold

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Covenant Christian Student Association, Gardening Club, Mentoring Program, Student Missions Club, Teacher Assistant Program, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Chapel Worship Team

School Notes

  • Covenant Christian Academy is a private Christian school located on the south end of Post Road, midway between Alpharetta and Cumming, Georgia.
  • CCA offers K4 - 12th grades and holds 8 full accreditations, including accreditation from the Georgia Association of Christian Schools (GACS) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
  • The faculty and administration of the academy are devoted to assisting parents as they bring up their children "in the nurture and admonition of the Lord."
  • The school's philosophy of education rests upon basic assumptions drawn from the Bible: that Christ is the Source of all truth and knowledge, that Christ is the Creator of all facts, and that the Bible is the inerrant, complete, and all-embracing revelation of God; therefore, the focus of our educational mission is building Christian character to the glory of God.
  • The academy provides a quality education that approaches every subject from a Christ-centered, Bible-based perspective.We believe firmly that " In Christ are hidden all the riches of wisdom and knowledge." (Colossians 2:3).
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (5 reviews)
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My wife and I are so impressed with Covenant Christian Academy! Our son actually likes school again and we''ve seen a difference in our son's over-all behavior and character. I''m so happy we found this school!
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5  
The best faculty and staff, bar none!. My kids are well prepped for college as well as benefiting from a solid christian foundation.
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5  
My children have thrived spiritually and academically while attending Covenant Christian Academy!
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We love Covenant Christian Academy! The staff cares about each child academically and spiritually. The education that my children receive in my opinion is top notch. They strive for excellence and will walk along side you and your child to help them achieve their very best.
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My three children attended and graduated from Covenant Christian Academy. The teachers were always helpful and a Godly example to all of the students. And it is a loving and nurturing environment.
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