Miami Valley Christian Academy
- At Miami Valley Christian Academy, webelieveifit`sChristian,itshould be better. Our seamless approach to educationgoesbeyondpreparingstudentsinthe classroom and reaches totheplayingfield, to thestage,throughleadershipopportunities,throughchapel time,throughextracurricularactivities,and withfriendsthroughsocialinteraction.
- Every experience at MVCA is intended toraisethebarinthestudent`s own life as it relates toexcellence.
- At MVCA, our students are loved and encouragedtowalkinacloserelationship with God, beingChrist-centeredinalltheydo.
- The entire MVCA community becomes a family forlifeonajourneyforeternity whose mission is Preparing MindsandHeartstoImpactthe Worldfor Christ!.
Miami Valley Christian Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- Student Body Largest student body
- Sports offered Most sports offered
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Varies|
|Total Students||560 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 18%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||41 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|Number of AP Courses||14 courses|
|Advanced Courses||AP American History, AP Calculus, AP English 12, AP European History, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, Comparative Worldview|
|Average SAT score||1030|
|Average ACT score||28|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Uniform by grade levels)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition varies by grade. Preschool varies based on program. K=$5,900, 1-5= $6,250, 6-8= $7,500, 9-12= $9,500|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Paige McElfresh|
|Total Sports Offered||13 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,|
Cheering, Cross Country,
Flag Football, Football,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Art Club, Band, Bird Watching Club, Choir, Cub Scouts, Drama, Mission Trips, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Praise & Worship Band, Student Council|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Cincinnati Grades: K-12 | 142 students
1810 Young St
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 763-6655 7.9 K-12
- Cincinnati Grades: 9-12 | 575 students
6536 Beechmont Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45230
(513) 231-3500 3.1 9-12
- Cincinnati Grades: NS-8 | 239 students
555 Albion Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45246
(513) 771-7462 10.8 NS-8
We have had 3 children graduate from MVCA and one of them started there in kindergarten and loved every year from k-12. Our family can tell you that MVCA was the best place for our children to get a high quality education and be surrounded in a Christ-centered atmosphere! The loving environment and the opportunities for learning afforded our children to learn and grow into young adults with bright futures and a solid foundation for life. We highly recommend the academy for any age child and for you parents, you will love spending time at school too !!
- Posted by Parent - CRW
Our family has been blessed to be a part of the MVCA Community for 5 years and each year only gets better. We have a child in Lower School and a child in Upper School. Both of their experiences have been sculpted to meet them where they are academically, and positioned them to thrive. MVCA relentlessly pursues excellence in every area and works for constant improvement. I feel I am heard and appreciate the openness of the Administration. Discipleship and character building are deemed important as seen through opportunities for service projects, chapels, and small group discussion. MVCA athletics and fine arts are programs that challenge, hone, and foster the passions that are deposited in our children. Athletics are competitive and fine arts are seriously talented. Our children will be well prepared for success beyond MVCA.
- Posted by Parent - JAB
Our family is blessed to be a part of MVCA. MVCA feels like a family. The administration and teachers positively build into the students and challenge the students to grow academically, spiritually, socially, emotionally, and physically. They care about the "wholeness" of each individual student, and I have watched each of our children thrive here. They are developing Christian character with a servant's heart and a desire to grow closer to the Lord. They thrive as leaders, as students, as role models, and as a friend. MVCA well equips our children to explore and grow in the world around them. It teaches them curiosity, empathy, and love. Our students move on from MVCA well equipped to be a light for Jesus in this world.
- Posted by Parent - Kathy Bauer
Our family loves Miami Vallry Christian Academy. Our kids have thrived both academically and spiritually. The teachers and administration love the kids and serve as wonderful mentors and role models. The academy excels in all areas whether it be academics, fine arts or sports. We cannot imagine our family being anywhere else!
- Posted by Parent - KMB
MVCA is a phenomenal school! Quality education at its finest!
- Posted by Parent - Nadia S.
We have 3 kids at MVCA and would recommend this school if you are looking for a well rounded education. MVCA functions like a public school by offering many activities you would find at a public school, but with a Bible focus. Our boys are learning how to apply and use their beliefs in today's world. Truly a priceless acedemy and we are grateful to have found MVCA.
- Posted by Parent - KLG
Being associated with MVCA as a grandparent for the past 10 years I can attest to the fact that you will not receive a better God-centered and biblical worldview education anywhere in the city. Also, the academics are high and the extra-curriculars have great variety to accommodate many varied interests. I am continually amazed not only at my grandchildren's academic knowledge but also their level of spiritual maturity and biblical awareness. You will not encounter a better place to educate your child(ren) where the faculty and staff are committed to academic and biblical excellence.
- Posted by Administrator - cincypolo
MVCA has excellent academics, stellar athletics, and dynamic fine arts. It's ALL here in a loving environment. We are very happy here!
- Posted by Parent - 33jbe
i would recommend MVCA to anyone! We have had 2 kids graduate that were very well prepared for the academic demands of a top university. The teachers at MVCA CARE not just about the academic side, but also the spiritual and emotional side of the student. I thought I was paying for academic development, but I got an even higher return in character development (based on a Biblical worldview). Thank you MVCA!
- Posted by Parent - schac