Veritas Christian Academy

  • Veritas Christian Academy was founded as First Christian School in 1998, with the mission of partnering with parents to provide their children with a challenging academic education instilled with Christian values.
  • Since that time, the school has grown to include award-winning preschool, elementary and middle school programs.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1998

Student Body

Total Students201 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeVeritas Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,300
Tuition NotesK-8th Tuition is annual, divided into 10 monthly payments. Preschool Tuition is on a 12 month schedule and pays tuition at the beginning of the month for that month. $250 non-refundable registration fee due at time of admission.
% on Financial Aid
3%
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDawnelle Ellis

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Veritas Christian Academy opened in 1998 as First Christian School, a ministry of First Christian Church of Napa. When the school began in 1998 it started with preschool ages 18 months through 5 years old and added a grade each year until reaching 8th grade in 2008. In July 2018, the church blessed the school into becoming a multi campus independent Christian school supported by a network of local Christian churches. The preschool through 5th grades remain on the First Christian Church campus, referred to as the South Campus and the middle school, 6th-8th grades, moved to the Grace Church Campus, referred to as the North Campus. A 501(c)(3) corporation was opened to manage all business operations related to the school. This corporation is named Napa Valley Christian Education Group.VCA is non-denominational in scope, but Biblical in authority. We rely on the Word of God as our source for truth and inspiration. All curricular and co-curricular programs are Biblically integrated to provide the students with a solid foundation of truth through the Word of God.

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