New Hope Christian Academy

New Hope Christian Academy is the first school in Pickaway County that is a designated STEM Equivalent for grades 6-12.
NHCA has adopted the Leadership-Science; Technology; Engineering; Arts; Math (L-STEAM) model.
New Hope provides a superior academic program with rigor, small classroom size, and a loving and caring faculty and staff.
Visit New Hope and speak with our students, parents, and staff and find out what is The Statesmen Difference.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChurch of the Nazarene
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students271 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade New Hope Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,301
Tuition NotesK-5 = $5301 6-8 = $5520 9-12 = $5818 Scholarships are available.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorTami McCallister
Admissions AssociateKim Shepherd


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
eCybermission, Envirothon, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Invention Convention, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Robotics, Student Council, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Choir

School Notes

  • New Hope Christian Academy(NHCA) opened the doors to the first year of the high school in fall 2014. The Class of 2017 was NHCA's first graduating class. NHCA has partnered with Ohio Christian University for dual enrollment/College Credit Plus courses and has adopted the early college course opportunities for our high school students. NHCA has expanded its' Character Education program as well to include specific character traits associated with the Fruits of the Spirit. The expansion of an already strong faith-based character education program by adopting Growing Leaders, Inc Habitudes. 
  • The first designated STEM Equivalent school in Pickaway County.
  • New Hope develops principled leaders at all levels - our stdeunts are STATESMEN - young people that make a difference in their world through wisdom and integrity. New Hope provides a superior academic program with rigor, small classroom size, and a loving and caring faculty and staff. Visit New Hope and speak with our students, parents, and staff and find out what is The Statesmen Difference.
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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
I really enjoy new hope and it's an amazing school. I recommend this school for any parents out there! New Hope will push your kids while at the same time they will have a great time. I am a 5th grader there and I love the school.
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All around great place for your kids to get their education , my kids love going to school there and are more academically driven every year. Anybody that's contemplating private school for their kids should come and visit.
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