Location: 291 Ronald McNair Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29579
Grades: K5 -12
School Hours: Kindergarten 7:45 am-1pm (After care available)
Grades 1-2 7:45am-2:30pm (After care available)
Grade 3rd 8am-2:45pm (After care available)
Grades 4 and 5 8am-3pm (After care available)
Grades 6-12th 8am-3:20pm
Accreditations: Cognia/AdvanceEd (formerly Southern Association of Colleges and Schools); STEM Certified
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) Please see more information about Christian education here.
South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA): http://scisa.org/
Faculty: Christian Academy values excellence in academics, believing that excellence honors God. The faculty includes many called, certified, committed teaching faculty, a strong leadership team, and a solid administrative support staff with nearly 500 years combined experience in education. We are grateful to have several SCISA Master Teachers, and more than 50% of our teaching faculty has an advanced degree.
Tuition: Kindergarten: $6,460
Grades 1st and 2nd: $7,875
Grades 3rd-8th- $7,8390
High School: $9,440
Saints Support: Christian Academy does offer tuition assistance based on the recommendation FACTS, a company that serves Christian schools in assessing the financial needs of their families. Families who qualify for Saints Support may receive a discount on tuition within the limits of our budget. Please do not hesitate to apply. Christian Academy does not offer scholarships.
Standardized Testing: Testing is administered on an annual basis.
The Terra Nova Achievement Test is given in Grades K-10. The PSAT is given in grades 8, 10 and 11. Students in grades 11 and 12 are required to take the SAT and or ACT. Students are recognized for outstanding test scores through Duke TIP (Talent Identification Program) and the South Carolina Junior Scholars Program.
Community Service: Christian Academy strives to develop servant leaders through a program called Faith with Feet. Opportunities will be provided for students to participate in community service projects throughout the year. Juniors and Seniors are required to complete an additional 30 hours of community service outside of school each year. Juniors and Seniors also have the opportunity to go on an international mission trip during the spring of each year.
College Scholarships: The Class of 2019 was offered in excess of $2,162,000 in scholarships, the Class of 2020 was offered in excess of 625, 000.