Fresno Adventist Academy

  • Fresno Adventist Academy is committed to excellence. Our goal is to communicate the character of Christ while teaching students to value themselves in the choices they make.
  • We strive to help students understand and appreciate the differences in people.
  • The staff is committed to modeling a clear and practical lifestyle in order that students may be equipped to grow spiritually in wisdom and integrity, and to contribute with energy, and enthusiasm in serving others.
  • In our relationships with our students, parents, and community, the staff and governing Board of Trustees are committed to the values of respect, integrity, acceptance, excellence, and service.
  • We, therefore, promise to hold ourselves accountable for the highest of standards in everything we do and say. Our school week consists of Monday-Thursday academic instruction.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1897
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students232 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
69%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform polo shirts are required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes$4300-8900 Last year over $150,000 in scholarships were awarded.
Admissions DirectorPrincipal Dan Kittle
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fresno
    Grades: NS-12 | 608 students
    6.4 miles
    7280 N Cedar Avenue
    Fresno, CA 93720
    (559)299-1695
    6.4 NS-12
    608
  • Fresno
    Grades: PK-6 | 216 students
    7.5 miles
    4221 N Hughes Ave
    Fresno, CA 93705
    (559)229-1367
    7.5 PK-6
    216
  • Fresno
    St Helens School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 302 students
    1.4 miles
    4888 E Belmont Ave
    Fresno, CA 93727
    (559)251-5855
    1.4 PK-8
    302
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: 6-12 | 397 students
    198.6 miles
    11725 W Sunset Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310)873-7000
    198.6 6-12
    397
  • Ojai
    Besant Hill School
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
    164.3 miles
    8585 N Ojai Rd
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)646-4343
    164.3 9-12
    108

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Excellent school with excellent teachers, very supportive and encouraging atmosphere. My two kids love going here and have been blessed to attend elementry through high school.
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