QUICK FACTS

Founded: 1996

Location:  291 Ronald McNair Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC   29579

Grades: K5 -12

School Hours: Kindergarten 8am-1pm (After care available)
Grades 1-5 8am-3pm (After care available)
Grades 6-12 8am-3:20pm

Accreditations: AdvanceEd (formerly Southern Association of Colleges and Schools)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA)

Faculty: 35 teaching faculty, six administrators, and three administrative support staff with nearly 500 years combined experience in education, and two SCISA Master Teachers

Tuition: Kindergarten: $5,750
Elementary School: $7,000
Middle School: $7,200
High School: $7,700

Financial Aid: CA does offer tuition assistance based on the recommendation of the FAST, which is a company that serves Christian schools in assessing the financial needs of their families. Families who qualify for tuition assistance can receive a discount on tuition, within the limits of our budget.  We do not offer scholarships.

Average Teacher/Student Ratio: 1:16

Standardized Testing: Testing is administered on an annual basis.
Terra Nova Achievement Test in Grades K-10, Otis Lennon School Ability Test in Grades 1-10, PSAT (Grades 8, 10 and 11), SAT (Grade 11 and 12)
Students are recognized for outstanding test scores through Duke TIP (Talent Identification Program).

Community Service: Christian Academy strives to develop servant leaders through a program call Faith with Feet. Students are required to complete a minimum of 15 hours of community service during their freshman and sophomore years and a minimum of 30 hours outside of school related service during their junior and senior years.

College Scholarships: The Class of 2017 (22 graduates) was offered in excess of $1,000,000 in scholarships.