Ocean View Christian Academy

  • Since 1977, Ocean View Christian Academy (OVCA) has been providing excellence in education for thousands of students.
  • Located in beautiful San Diego, California, we offer a Christ-centered, challenging academic program with instruction based on a Biblical world-view.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1977
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students321 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
70%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Ocean View Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus, Government, Physics
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Our dress code offers several options for every student, and clothes can be purchased from any uniform clothing vendor.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease call the school office for more information regarding tuition, as different rates apply for each grade level. We offer discounts for families with multiple children, and several payment options.
Acceptance Rate
50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorTim Rutherford
Admissions AssociateBarbara Johnson

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Program, ASB, Clubs, Drama, Music, National Honor Society, Yearbook

School Notes

  • In a time when college acceptances are getting hard to come by, the achievements of recent OVCA students are not only getting them in the doors of colleges, our students are getting to choose from several colleges where they would like to attend. Our last two graduating classes of 26 and 22 students earned scholarships of over $1 million and $700,000, respectively. They were accepted at dozens of colleges and universities all over the country, and are currently studying at UC and State schools, east coast schools, and faith-based schools. 
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We have two students enrolled at Ocean View Christian (NOT the public Ocean View Hills). We are pleased with their academic progress, and the caring environment they are in. They have very small classes, and also teach how to be a good person. I would recommend this school.
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The average private school tuition in San Diego, CA is $8,037 for elementary schools and $24,075 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Diego, CA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).