Ocean View Christian Academy & Preschool

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  • 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 Students158 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Ocean View Christian Academy & Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
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$5,715
Tuition NotesWe do offer a military discount and a multiple child discount.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLauren Slenker
Admissions AssociateAmy Dunnavant


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsCross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, SoccerCross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
AV Club, Safety Patrol/Kind Club, Science Club, Self Defense (Jiu Jitsu), Yearbook Committee

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Music, Spanish

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Physical Education

School Notes

  • Our Mission at OVCA is to equip students spiritually, intellectually, and physically to love God, love People, and make Disciples.

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  • Norfolk
    Grades: PK-12 | 798 students
    3.2 miles
    255 Thole St
    Norfolk, VA 23505
    3.2 PK-12
  • Norfolk
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    2.8 miles
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    Norfolk, VA 23505
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  • Norfolk
    St John Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
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    0.7 miles
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    Norfolk, VA 23503
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  • Norfolk
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    Grades: PK-8
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    7800 Halprin Dr
    Norfolk, VA 23518
    3 PK-8
  • Hampton
    Grades: NS-12 | 164 students
    9.3 miles
    1647 Briarfield Rd.
    Hampton, VA 23670
    9.3 NS-12

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