River Hills Christian Academy

  • Thank you for taking the time to learn more about River Hills Christian Academy, a classical, Christian school. Classical schooling at River Hills emphasizes phonics-based reading instruction, a thinking approach to learning math, and early exposure to fine literature, world history, and the grand story of the Bible. In short, the curriculum will introduce even our youngest students to the richness of Western civilization and the many contributions that Christian people have made to our history and way of life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded2014

Student Body

Total Students48 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade River Hills Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(khaki bottoms, navy and white polo with school logo, plaid skirts and jumpers)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,865
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade level based. Visit www.rhca.cc for tuition breakdown.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorStephany Leal
Admissions AssociateShayla Floyd


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Piano Lessons

School Notes

  • River Hills Christian Academy seeks to serve Jesus Christ and the Christian community as a distinguished school. We value children as God's image bearers. We encourage their growth with a focused educational environment, a biblically based curriculum, and an individually oriented classroom experience. We believe that the best preparation for life is the knowledge of the truth, an open invitation to place one's faith in Christ, and the practical skills to make a difference in the world.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
RHCA has been a blessing for 5 years and has far exceeded my expectations. During the COVID-19 shutdown, the school and teachers did an amazing job providing an organized, high-level remote learning experience. The skillful academic programs, low student teacher ratios and devoted faculty have brought about remarkable change in my children`s level of academic interests, biblical worldview, and personal growth. My favorite is their love for Jesus!! With the dedication from the faculty, school board and parents, this school is growing. I look forward to all of the new and exciting things God will provide for RHCA.
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We have attended RHCA for 4 years and have been blessed with a wonderful experience. Our child has grown academically, spiritually, and personally, and we love the individualized attention given to each child. The classical education provides a foundation that allows the students to receive an integrated education and develop a love for learning, which we have seen reflected in our daughter. Excellent school!
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Our children are attending RHCA & absolutely love it!! They are learning so much academically & spiritually. I can't say enough good things about the staff. They truly care about each & every student. They have made such a huge impact on the students!!
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My son is learning so much. The staff is so helpful and I can see that they really care about each student. I am so impressed with this school-- definitely worth every penny!
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I have two boy that attend River Hills Christian Academy. This school uses the Classical Method with a Biblical worldview. Spanish is taught in all classes and the facility are certified teachers. This is a top notch school and you will not be disappointed. Call Principal Shayla Floyd today at 361.933.1114 to schedule a tour.
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River Hills Christian Academy was an answer to our prayers. I have two children enrolled and am beyond pleased.
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