Ocean View Christian Academy & Preschool

The vision at OVCA is to Glorify God by helping students fulfil their potential, both physically and spiritually, in a nurturing Christ-centered environment.
Our Goal: We strive to shape leaders who choose character before career, wisdom beyond scholarship, and service before self.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1994
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students212 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Ocean View Christian Academy & Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki bottoms and grey and navy blue polos)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,000
Tuition NotesWe do offer a military discount and a multiple child discount.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$50,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLauren Slenker
Admissions AssociateAmy Dunnavant


Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsDance, SoccerDanceSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
AV Club, Chess Club, Safety Patrol/Kind Club, Science Club, Yearbook Committee

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Colorguard, Drunmline, Music, Spanish

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Physical Education

School Notes

  • Our Mission at OVCA is to equip the mind, body, and soul of next-generation leaders for the glory of God.

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