Mesa Grande Academy

  • Mesa Grande Academy will train its students to make the most of their God-given potential and develop a commitment to His excellence by becoming spiritual seekers, inquiring scholars, skilled communicators and responsible citizens.
  • Mesa Grande Academy believes that knowledge of God, communion with Him, and emulation of His character are of paramount importance, and that only in cooperation with God can the individual, in his/her quest for knowledge, reach the optimum development of their mental, physical, emotional and spiritual powers.
  • We endeavor to provide a Christian education that will transmit the American culture, academic excellence, and also the heritage which is singularly Seventh-day Adventist.

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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 Founded1928

Student Body

Total Students278 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Mesa Grande Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesChemistry, English Language, Physics B
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform required (True Grits))

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,280
Tuition NotesK-6 - $4,560.00 per year plus $400.00 comp fee 7-8 - $5,100.00 per year plus $365.00 comp fee 9-12 - $7060.00 per year plus $430.00 comp fee
% on Financial Aid
13%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJudie Yakush
Admissions AssociateLois Myhre

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Rock Climbing, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
Rock ClimbingSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Back Packing, Biology Trip, French / Art History Trip, History Tour, Mission Trips, Skiing, Spanish II Trip

School Notes

  • Mesa Grande Academy will train its students to make the most of their God-given potential and develop a commitment to His excellence by becoming spiritual seekers, inquiring scholars, skilled communicators and responsible citizens. Mesa Grande Academy believes that knowledge of God, communion with Him, and emulation of His character are of paramount importance, and that only in cooperation with God can the individual, in his/her quest for knowledge, reach the optimum development of their mental, physical, emotional and spiritual powers. We endeavor to provide a Christian education that will transmit the American culture, academic excellence, and also the heritage which is singularly Seventh-day Adventist.
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