Eastern Hills Christian Academy

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Eastern Hills Christian Academy Photo #1 - The sun shines on Eastern Hills Christian Academy!
  • God has blessed you with an amazing gift - your child! At EHCAwebelieve that too.
  • Eastern Hills Christian Academy is aprivate,accredited Christian school in Albuquerque, NM, educatingchildrenin pre-K through 8th grade at two campuses in theNortheastHeights.

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Eastern Hills Christian Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in New Mexico for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students214 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade Eastern Hills Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,375
Tuition NotesTuition costs for preschool and preK vary with program type
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCamille Miller

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Golf, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Computer Club, Girl Scouts, Lego Club, Makerspace Club, Science Club, Sewing and Crafting Club, Spanish Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band, Drama Club

School Notes

At EHCA you will find:
  • A variety of preschool programs featuring academic themes forchildren ages 3-5
  • An academically competitive elementary school for children inK-4th grade featuring enrichment programs in Spanish, PE, art,music and chapel.
  • An academically challenging middle school for children in5th-8th grades offering unique electives, competitive athleticteams and a range of extracurricular programs.
  • Before and after school care
  • Small class sizes and a safe environment
  • Administrators with Level 3 State of New Mexico Administratorlicenses for Pre-K - 12th grade.
At EHCA, your children will be engagedinacorerangeofsubjectsincluding math,science,languagearts,socialstudiesandliterature taught from abiblicalperspectivebyteacherswhoaredegreed educators anddevotedChristians.Yourchild,regardlessofage, will experienceourenrichmentprograms inSpanish,PE,musicand chapel, with art addedin1stgrade, taughtbydegreededucatorswith endorsementsintheirrespective areas.

Your children are individualsthatdeserveindividualattention.AtEHCA,we cap all our classes - 20atthemiddleschool,17 attheelementaryschool and 15 inpre-school.Thisallows everychildtobe in a smallenough setting toreceivethepersonalattentionandrecognition theydeserve while havingalargeenoughgroupofclassmates to fosterdiversity, allowforsocialdevelopmentandtobuild lifelongfriendships.

Our preschool and elementary campusprovidesasafe,secureandlovingenvironment in which yourchildwillthrive.Separateoutdoorgatedplaygroundsforpreschoolersandelementarystudentsmaintainsafety.

Our preschool program offers a varietyofclassoptionsfrom2-dayto5-day, morning or afternoon,withbeforeandafterschoolcareprograms available to fityourneeds.Preschoolersaretaughtusingthematic units to readythemforkindergarten.

In addition to thecorecurriculumandenrichmentcurriculum,ourelementary schoolprogramincludesanAcceleratedReaderandAccelerated Math program thatallowseachchildto work attheirownpace, providing additional1-on-1assistancetothose thatneeditand allowing those ready tomoveontoprogresswithoutlimits.

Our middle school offers arangeofelectivesincludingScienceTriad,Speech & Debate,Art,Spanish,PE andPreparingfor Life.Studentsalso have an optionthatallowsthem toadvance agradelevel in mathso they'll completehighschoolalgebrawhileinmiddle school.

Your student will find a second homeatouruniquemiddleschoolcampus.Athletic programs-includingvolleyball,basketball,golfand tennis -afterschoolclubs,extracurricularactivities,andcommunityservice&missionsprograms available toall5th-8thgraders willimmersethemin schoollife and give them atruesenseof belonging.

And, when it's time to leave, ourgraduatesthriveatpublicandprivatehigh schools throughout ourcommunity.Callustodaytoschedule anappointment and see what EHCAcanofferyourfamily!
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: PK-12 | 157 students
    2 miles
    12820 Indian School Rd Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87112
    (505)842-8681
    2 PK-12
    157
  • Albuquerque
    Crestview Christian Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 62 students
    10.3 miles
    6000 Ouray Rd Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505)836-0536
    10.3 PK-8
    62
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: PK-3 | 54 students
    11.8 miles
    500 Oliver Ross Dr Nw
    Albuquerque, NM 87121
    (505)833-0858
    11.8 PK-3
    54
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: PK-12 | 1156 students
    4.6 miles
    8005 Louisiana Blvd NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    (505)821-2513
    4.6 PK-12
    1156
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: PK-8 | 76 students
    11.2 miles
    6330 Riverside Plaza Lane NW,Ste.200
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    (505)352-2628
    11.2 PK-8
    76

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
We have 3 children at EHCA. We came to the school 8 years ago and our experience has been transformative. Our oldest has blossomed academically and socially, and our 2 youngest are thriving. The teachers are engaging and love the students. The academics are incredible and our children's standardized test scores are all above the 90th percentile across the board. Mrs. Miller is the heart of the school and knows every child and every family. The middle school is a hidden gem - the campus is wonderful and all the ugly issues one might associate with a typical middle school are non-existent. It's a blessing to see students in 5th-8th grade interacting, co-mingled at lunch tables, just generally friendly and happy kids. We highly recommend this school!
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We transferred in from another school that claimed to have superior academics. We found, however, that our daughters are getting a better education at Eastern Hills and the teachers have a better understanding of each individual student and their needs. The principal is very involved with the day to day workings and each family. We couldn't be happier with our choice. My only complaint is it doesn't go through high school.
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Eastern Hills Christian Academy is a great school. The teachers are cariing, degreed teachers who love the children with whom they work. If you want an accedited Christian school, I highly recommend this school.
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The average private school tuition in Albuquerque, NM is $6,928 for elementary schools and $15,203 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Albuquerque, NM is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).