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Founded in 1968, Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy is a private, college-preparatory, non-denominational Christian middle and high school that seeks to educate and cultivate servants for Christ.
Students meet rigorous admissions standards both academically and spiritually. CVCA`s 850 students, of whom 25% represent minority populations, come from a seven-county area.
Our facilities include a 177,000 square-foot building with state-of-the-art technology, 7 science labs, 31,000 square-foot fieldhouse and competition gymnasium, a 600-seat chapel/auditorium, and 70 acres of sports facilities, including a turf stadium and all-weather track.
CVCA is fully committed to maintaining an ethnically/culturally diverse faculty and student body within a biblical community.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 935 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,085
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Year Founded
1968
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
935 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
20 courses
Advanced Courses
English Literature, Statistics, U.S. History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Literature and Composition, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Music Theory, Physics, Spanish Language and Culture, U.S. Government
Average SAT score
1210
Average ACT score
25
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Khaki or black pants, bermuda shorts, polo shirts and spirit wear)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition payment plans, financial aid, and scholarships available.
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,500
Admissions Director
Jessica Cooley
Admissions Associate
Elissa Hyatt

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
22 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Improv Theatre (Royal Fools), Junior Classical League, Student Ambassadors, Student Ministries Internships, Students Concerned Radically About Missions, Venturing Crew

Club or Organization:
Academic Challenge, Chess Club, Chess Team, Color Guard, Debate Team, Diakonos Service Organization, Future Business Leaders of America, Mission Trips, National Honor Society, Robotics Team, Speech Team (Forensics), Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Marching Band, Royal Thesbian Society (Theatre), Show Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ski Club

School Notes

Some of the factors considered as the committee makes admissions decisions are listed below:
  • The family's commitment to Christian education
  • The family's commitment to a local church through regular attendance
  • The applicant's academic and behavioral record at previous schools
  • The applicant's desire to attend CVCA and thoroughness in completing the questionnaire
  • Teacher references and comments on grade cards
  • The applicant's scores on standardized tests and entrance exams (which should be average or above)
  • Responses to questions during the new student interview.
  • The family's previous involvement with CVCA
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 935 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,085
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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