SRVCA has been providing a Christian education to students in the valley for 40 years.
We inspire our students to LOVE God , LEARN for a lifetime, and LEAD like Christ.
We work to this goal by partnering with parents, teachers and the church to disciple and develop the whole child -- spiritually, emotionally, socially and intellectually.
Small class sizes, highly qualified staff, experiential learning, and differentiated instruction are hallmarks of the Academy experience. Our mission is to provide a Christ-centered preschool - 8th grade education whereby students develop spiritually, academically, socially and physically and are equipped to fulfill God's purpose for their lives.
Students are educated as individuals with unique abilities and personality. Learn more about the Academy experience by joining us for our New Family Open House in October. Register:

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 392 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,300
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

San Ramon Valley Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia/Language-based or Learning Differences
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
392 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
San Ramon Valley Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
2 courses
Classroom Dress Code
(Khaki , black or navy bottoms with school logoed solid polo shirts. School logo only imprint.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
TK - 5: $9300 JH = $9860 2020/2021 School Year Discounts apply for 3rd child
Admissions Director
Sarah Scott


Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • Below are admission "Next Steps" that will guide you through the application/enrollment process. 
  • ATTEND OUR SRVCA NEW FAMILY OPEN HOUSE OR SCHEDULE A PRIVATE TOUR Meet teachers, parents and students. Learn more about the vision and history of our school from our principal. Ask questions and tour the campus, including classroom visits.                                   
  • Our online application form can be found on our website Your submitted application will serve as a place holder in our application queue and puts you on the list for assessment and potential future enrollment. Your application does not obligate your enrollment in any way, however it protects your placement in the application process. 
  • SCHEDULE AN ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT Assessments for the current school year are scheduled as quickly as possible following the receipt of required recommendations and documents. It is necessary that we are in receipt of the required documents, pastor's/teacher's recommendations prior to scheduling your child's assessment. If you are Christian but have not  made a church commitment, please let us know and wewill connect you with a pastor at our church, Community Presbyterian Church, Danville.
  • After your assessment, we will schedule an entrance interview where we will discuss your child's assessment results and get to know you better as well as answer any questions that you may have.  
  • Upon receiving SRVCA's Offer of Acceptance Letter, complete and submit the online Enrollment Packet, submit Registration Fee and authorize the release of your child's transcripts, if applicable.
  • We look forward to meeting you and sharing our the SRVCA vision.

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
We are so blessed to be a part of this school! We transferred our son two years ago from another nearby larger private school and it has been one of the best decisions. As a boy he was getting lost in a larger classroom and now, with fewer kids in his class, he is thriving! The teachers take the time to get to know him, engage him and work with him personally. They have challenged him to work beyond his expectations and he has stepped up to the plate due to their encouragement and nurturing guidance. The depth of the curriculum has blown us away - 3D models of the bodily systems, dissecting a cow's eye in 3rd grade, more hands-on field trips than you can count, and art classes teaching real techniques. I can't say enough good things about the talented Spanish teacher - these kids are will be the best prepared for high school. There's also wonderful team and individual technology projects the kids work on as well. This school has depth, breadth and incredible love and care for their students and families! It's a wonderful place for kids and families to grow! (Thank you so much SRVCA!!)
- Posted by
I have been blessed with three kids going got SRVCA from K-8th grade. We had opportunities to leave the bay area several times while the kids were growing up and we always stayed in large part due to this school. My kids had a great experience academically and spiritually. The sports program is unique and fun. The education is excellent while retaining biblical truths. I felt all there kids were well prepared for high school. We are sad that our last kid had graduated but we all have amazing memories of this tight knit community. It is a great place to raise your kids !
- Posted by
My son went through 8th grade at SRVCA and my daughter is currently attending. The school is a great learning environment. We have always felt like part of a family at SRVCA. The school is constantly striving to upgrade technology and continually reviews the curriculum to make sure it is at or above the state standards. The best part of SRVCA is that my kids feel like they are part of a loving community.
- Posted by
My children, currently ages 19, 18, and 13 have all attended SRVCA since Kindergarten. I have a current 7th grader now. I can not recommend highly enough the school based upon the biblical foundation of teaching, the compassion and care by the teachers and the education that my children have received/are receiving. High integrity, upstanding character, love for others, respect for authority, and compassion for the less fortunate are taught and modeled by both the teachers and administration. Academic excellence is expected in both teacher preparation and student work, and can be seen in many outside projects, writing assignments, group efforts, and applicable lessons. Biblical accountability is stressed in all areas, whether it be academics, athletics, conflict resolution, or personal relationships. My two older children were prepared both spiritually and academically to move on to a large public high school, where they were able to put into practice all of the skills that they gained at SRVCA. I would highly recommend this school without reservations to anyone looking for a Christian school for their K-8 child.
- Posted by

Endorse San Ramon Valley Christian Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

Books Set In Private Schools
Books Set In Private Schools
Enjoy a range of subject matter from recollections to murder mysteries, all set in private schools here at home and abroad.
Keep Ransomware Out of Your School
Keep Ransomware Out of Your School
Small organizations like private schools are just as vulnerable to ransomware attacks as large organizations are. Here's how to deal with ransomware in your school.
Endow A Teaching Position
Endow A Teaching Position
Endowing a teaching position accomplishes many things for the private school that gave you the foundation for your adult life.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 392 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,300
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Contra Costa County, CA is $14,442 for elementary schools and $20,824 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Contra Costa County, CA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Quick Links