Denton Calvary Academy

  • As Denton`s only University-Model school, DCA offers families the gift of time by blending professional instruction with parental oversight to give students a successful, college-preparatory education set in a Christian environment.
  • We are a Christ-centered community that seeks to affirm, encourage and equip families as we work together to educate the hearts and minds of our students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1999

Student Body

Total Students319 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeDenton Calvary Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
House System, National Honor Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir - Middle School and High School, Drama Club, Jazz Combo, Praise Band

School Notes

  • DCA is a Christ-centered, biblically based, University-Model School dedicated to upholding the importance of family as we partner with committed Christian parents in the education of their children. Accordingly, DCA`s faculty, staff, and coaches are dedicated to the premise that parental involvement is vital to a child`s success in school and in life.
  • We have taken the best of traditional, public, private and home schooling and integrated them into one model of education. In light of that, students attend classes on a university-style schedule (either two or three days a week) while spending the additional days at home under the guidance of their parents. Essentially, the University-Model School schedule gives parents the gift of time and the ability to actively participate in their child`s education.
  • In summary, the combined strength of dedicated parents at home, passionate teachers at school, and committed coaches both on and off the field creates an environment in which students thrive and develop a passion for learning, both academically and spiritually.

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