In 1962, Sun Valley Indian School began in the heart and mind of Gertrude Jones.
She had worked with Native Americans for over 20 years and wanted to do something special for the children.
Her dream was to provide a school that would make a difference in the lives of children from various reservations.
This school would be committed to providing children with a quality Christian education.
Our mission is to reach children and youth for Christ and develop their Christian character through teaching and discipleship.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 52 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Native American Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students
52 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
84%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Native American Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • In 1962, Sun Valley Indian School began in the heart and mind of Gertrude Jones. She had worked with Native Americans for over 20 years and wanted to do something special for the children. Her dream was to provide a school that would make a difference in the lives of children from various reservations. This school would be committed to providing children with a quality Christian education. Our mission is to reach children and youth for Christ and develop their Christian character through teaching and discipleship.
Source: Verified school update

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The application deadline for Native American Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Enrollment: 52 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Arizona is $9,953 for elementary schools and $15,067 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Arizona is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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