Mount Airy Christian Academy is a special Christian school ministry designed to help meet the needs of a Christian family.
We exist for the purpose of maturing students academically, physically, spiritually, and socially.
We are looking for Christian fathers, mothers, and children who will support this ministry as we partner together to educate students with excellence.
MACA operates within a disciplined academic environment while providing a high quality Christian education to its students.
In order to build a ministry such as this the foundation must be secure, solid and never changing.
For that reason, Mount Airy Christian Academy is based upon the Word of God.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 301 students
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Mount Airy Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Mild Learning Differences, Extended Time, Anxiety
Year Founded
1977
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students
301 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
Mount Airy Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
8%
Average Class Size
11 students
Number of AP Courses
1 course
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Formal (khaki or navy uniform pants, shorts or skirts that come to the knee; navy, white or light blue polo shirt; MACA approved sweaters and sweatshirts - purchased through Lands)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Please visit our website to view our tuition rates:http://www.macamd.org/admissions/tuition/
% on Financial Aid
5%

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
ABOVE Program (Anti-Bullying), Drama Club, Running Club, STEM Classes, Student Council Association, Worship Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Concert Band

School Notes

  • Mount Airy Christian Academy (MACA), is a private, coeducational school for grades PK3-12th grade. A rigorous academic program coupled with a low student/teacher ratio gives each child a tremendous opportunity for academic success. MACA offers a strong phonics-based reading program in elementary and Honors/Accelerated courses for grades 6-12. MACA also boasts a 1:1 Chromebook technology initiative for each high school student, iPad mobile labs for elementary and middle school classrooms and a highly competitive sports program for ALL grades. Our dedicated and caring staff work diligently to assist parents in guiding their children to be well-rounded, complete individuals. MACA operates within a disciplined academic environment, while providing an affordable, high-quality Christian education.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 301 students
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Frederick County, MD is $9,611 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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