At CVCA, we value not only our excellence in academics, our strong athletics program and our diverse club activities, but most importantly we value what makes us truly unique; the Christian bond our students and staff share on a daily basis. Click on the video to hear about what we call “The CVCA Experience” from our very own students.
Christ-Centered Education: An education based on the authority of the Word of God and the supremacy of Christ (Jn. 17:17, Romans 11:36, II Cor. 10:5, Col. 1:16-18, Col. 2:3-4,8, II Tim. 2:2, 15).
b) be characterized by Christ-honoring excellence in programs, curriculum, and instructional design
c) inculcate a biblical worldview, training students to think Biblically
d) provide an academically rigorous experience in a Christian, college preparatory environment
Value the Whole Student: Valuing each student as a unique creation of an all-wise God (Psalm 139:13, Luke 2:52, I Cor. 12:12-25, Eph. 4:32, Hebrews 12:5-10).
b) educate and cultivate each student with curricular and extra-curricular programs which will provide opportunities for academic, physical, spiritual, social, and emotional growth and maturity
c) love each student enough to discipline from the New Testament example of grace-filled discipline
d) develop the God-given gifts and talents of each student for the glory of God
Community that Trains and Mentors: A community of agape love and grace that grows in an environment built upon shared values, communication, and cooperation (II Cor. 8:9, Gal. 5:22-23, Eph. 5:21, Phil. 2:2, Col. 3:13-14, Hebrews 10:24, James 2:17).
b) create a culture where accountability and responsibility are nurtured through equipping & encouragement
c) create a community characterized by the fruit of the Spirit in the lives of our employees
d) model authentic faith in an environment of transforming relationships
Authentic Faith: A faith in Jesus Christ which is growing, genuine, and unshakable resulting in a life which conforms to the image of Christ (Luke 10:27, Luke 19:12-27, John 14:15, Romans 8:29, II Cor. 5:15, I Jn. 5:3).
b) offer opportunities for students to live out their faith
c) encourage and cultivate an attitude of selfless service according to the will of God
d) develop in each student a sense of stewardship of their time, talents, and treasures
CVCA is a college preparatory, interdenominational Christian junior high and high school in northern Summit County. CVCA is committed to academic excellence in a supportive, distinctively Christian environment.
Excellent instruction and individual attention is provided by over 75 qualified and committed professional educators. Over sixty percent hold at least one master’s degree; some hold earned doctorates. Established in 1968, Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy is a private, college preparatory, nondenominational Christian School. Students enrolled at the Academy must fulfill rigorous admission requirements which include a record of high academic achievement, strong academic and character recommendations, an entrance exam (our average student scores in the 78th percentile nationally), and a personal interview.
24.3 CVCA Composite
20.9 National Composite
Average SAT Composite scores for 2013:
1654 CVCA Composite
1498 National Composite
CVCA students took 200 AP tests during the past academic year. On average, over 70% of all AP tests resulted in a score of 3, 4, or 5, typically earning college credit for high school studies.
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Junior High Curriculum (PDF COMING SOON)
Senior High Curriculum (PDF COMING SOON)
|Class||Test Date||Reading||Math||Writing||Science||Social Studies||Passed all 5|
|Class of 2007||Spring 2005||100%||100%||100%||94%||99%||94%|
|Class of 2008||Spring 2006||100%||100%||100%||98%||100%||98%|
|Class of 2009||Spring 2007||100%||98%||100%||97%||98%||93%|
|Class of 2010||Spring 2008||100%||99%||100%||97%||99%||95%|
|Class of 2011||Spring 2009||100%||96%||100%||99%||98%||95%|
|Class of 2012||Spring 2010||99%||97%||99%||93%||99%||91%|
|Class of 2013||Spring 2011||97%||96%||99%||93%||95%||90%|
|Class of 2014||Spring 2012||99%||97%||99%||99%||97%||95%|
|Class of 2015||Spring 2013||99%||97%||99%||96%||99%||93%|
2011-12: 9 Commended students and 1 National Achievement Scholar
2010-11: 1 Finalist and 3 Commended students
2009-10: 2 Finalists and 3 Commended students
2008-09: 3 Commended and 2 National Achievement Scholars
2007-08: 1 Finalist, 7 Commended & 1 National Achievement Scholars
2006-07: 2 Finalists and 7 Commended students
2005-06: 2 Finalists and 4 Commended students
2004-05: 2 Finalists, 5 Commended students
2003-04: 1 Finalist, 6 Commended students
2002-03: 4 National Merit Finalists, 11 Commended students, 1 received a perfect score on ACT
Society inductees exhibit qualities of scholarship, leadership, service and Christian character.
CVCA graduates have also been admitted to many of the nation’s top Christian colleges including: Azusa Pacific, Biola, Calvin, Cedarville, Eastern, Gordon, Grove City, Houghton, Messiah, Moody Bible Institute, Pepperdine, Samford,Taylor and Wheaton. The Academy has graduated over 3,700 young men and women in its 46 year history.
Founding Board: These men believed that because God built and sustained this ministry, no man could or would ever take credit for it. (Seated: E. Martell, F. Jennings, J. Brown. Standing B. Monteith, J. Seskes, H. Maynard, R. Moncrief, B Beyerle, R. Moore, P. Lint, W. Sheffield, J. Jones, J. Snoderly)
Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy was founded in 1968 by a group of seven men concerned about the continuing education of their children.
As an extension of Chapel Hill Christian School, the first classes were held in the old Crawford School in Cuyahoga Falls, In May 1970, the doors of the current facility opened to 194 students; eight students made up the first graduating class. On March 10, 1975, the Academy became a state-chartered junior-senior high school for grades 7-12.
CVCA has grown through the faithful prayers and monetary gifts from an ever-increasing number of individuals, churches, and organizations interested in supporting quality Christ-centered secondary education.
Today, the school serves a seven-county area and its students attend over 200 churches. The physical plant of nearly 145,000 square feet houses an up-to-date library/learning resource center, five high school science labs, five computer labs, two gymnasiums, and a 600-seat chapel/auditorium. The 70-acre campus includes an all-weather track, baseball and softball fields, six sports fields; two dedicated game fields (including Royals Stadium), five tennis courts, and a wrestling practice facility.
CVCA’s college-preparatory curriculum includes honors and Advanced Placement courses available to qualifying students.
At CVCA, we strive to provide an environment where technology enhances the academic process for our students. Our goal is to provide technology that comes alongside our students and staff, providing a more streamlined cooperative learning experience in a safe and academically stimulating fashion.
Looking for a career in Christian education? We’d love to have you join our family! Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy is currently seeking qualified candidates for the specific positions noted below.
*Please e-mail your resume and a cover letter to Jon Young (Athletic Director) at [email protected]
Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applicants are given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.
Additional Employment Opportunities at area Christian schools listed on the GCCAA (Greater Cleveland Christian Administrators’ Association) website (LINK).