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8100 Westcliff Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89145

(702) 242-1069
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November 11, 2014
So, I am a student. Currently I'm a freshman in high school. I went to ICA for a long period of time. I went there 2nd grade through 6th grade. I didn't make it all the way through 6th without switching to a different school. Elementary school was, let me say, fantastic. The teachers were amazing, and had a passion for God. Middle school on the other hand, was horrible. The middle school teachers could care less about you, and give you bad grades when you do your best. The work in even 6th grade there is unbelievably hard. 3 hours of homework every night. Sometimes I would even have to stay up till midnight to finish it. Then I would get a bad grade the next day. Students in the middle school are inappropriate, make out in hallways, and even "play" with each other where cameras are not around. DO NOT, I repeat, DO NOT enroll your kids in the MIDDLE SCHOOL here. ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, YES. MIDDLE SCHOOL, NO. After your kid is out of the 5th grade at ICA, transfer over to a better middle school. Trust me, you'll thank me later.

- submitted by a community member
November 04, 2014
ICA is a wonderful place to educate your children. I have 2 children attending ICA. One child is in 7th grade and the other is in 4th. Academics and character development are very strong at ICA. My older child will be graduating from ICA next year after 8th grade and move on to high school. She will be more than prepared to excel in High School due to the excellent academic middle school program at ICA. I plan to keep my younger child in ICA through 8th grade specifically because of the ICA middle school English department. The writing, literature and grammar classes are very exceptional. I believe my children are receiving a stellar education and I am thankful to be a part of the ICA community.

- submitted by a parent
October 29, 2014
My daughter has been attending International Christian Academy (ICA) since preschool. This year she entered into ICA's middle school, and I could not be happier with the transition. All the teachers at ICA middle school are exceptional! They have guided and encouraged her in such a loving way. It has contributed greatly to her success as a new sixth grader. Most importantly, each teacher is pouring into her spiritually, and I see her growing in her walk with The Lord. I am so grateful for these awesome teachers, and the great leadership of Mr. Mekus, ICA's principal.

- submitted by a parent
May 15, 2014
I can't begin to tell you how deeply disappointed I am with this school. I knew that sending my child to a Christian School wouldn't solve all the problems that arise in today's education system but I certainly didn't expect the bad behavior coming from the Middle School Teachers. I EXPECT them to be the standard bearer of Christian values. I was sadly mistaken. My child has come away from this school completely demoralized and broken - and has no appetite for education in any way shape or form. PLEASE stay away from this school and it's toxic middle school teachers.

- submitted by a parent
April 23, 2014
My daughters been going here since preschool and is now in Kindergarden she loves it here ! The teachers are loving, kind and fair with every student. My daughter is learning so much academically and spiritually . Her reading ,comprehension and math is at a second grade level. I hope to keep her here thru grade school. I am enrolling my other daughter in the preschool program. In order for your child to be successful here you must be attentive with there homework and try your best to be involved with the school . I am a working mom and I can not make every school event but I do try my best. I love this school no complaints. Sincerely , Charmaine Laurente 4-23-14

- submitted by a parent
November 11, 2013
This school has a great education. Although there is alot of drama at this school in middle school. Many of the middle school teachers take small things an make it a big deal which i do not enjoy. Overall this school has a great education. I would rate this school out of 10 for elemantery a 8 out of 10 and for Middle School a 4 out of 10. I recomened this school through grades K-5. Not for middle school .

- submitted by a parent
December 28, 2012
My child attended this school from Pre-K through fourth grade. While most of the teachers are pleasant people, a good many do not possess actual teaching degrees (those who are worth their salt are often criticized by their coworkers and the principal). This becomes a problem once you've moved your child to a public school and discover after spending thousands of dollars in tuition over the years, that your child still can't do simple multiplication problems and doesn't know anything besides sanitized, God-filled versions of American history events. My child left ICA and is now struggling to keep up with the sub-par curriculum offered by the CCSD. Worth noting: ICA lacks any sort of school library. The lunch program (Pizza Hut, Dairy Queen & such) is a nutritional nightmare.There is a bullying problem on campus that the administration refuses to acknowledge. Unless you are also a member of the church, your complaints/concerns will likely fall on deaf ears. Campus security is non-existent: wide-open campus, no one pays attention to comings & goings. Price-wise, compared to other area private schools, ICA seems like a deal. Trust me: In the long run, you'll get what you pay for.

- submitted by a parent
December 27, 2011
i go to thise school you can not miss this great opertunity. they tran you hard but the teachers lisean ,understand,and care.if you go to thise school i bet you will love thise scool.everyone treats you like family.my name is Jeslyn im in MRS.REYNARDS 5 GRADE CLASS.she is awesome.i love everyone in thise school,even if they dont like me back

- submitted by a community member
May 11, 2011
Academically, it is a pretty good school where the kids learn at a more advanced level. My child was an average A/B student so learning is not an issue. If your child is not that bright or not fast in learning new things, I recommend not to put them there or they will fall behind because the teachers teach at a fast pace and do not tolerate much with kids that are not getting the subject. The principal and teachers are nice, even though the teachers are not licensed, but they do not demonstrate fair discipline among everyone equally. If you are an active parent that plays well with the school's politics, your child will always be the star, no matter what. So an average Jack or Jill who does well in school, sadly his or her achievements may not be recognized as well as the kids whose parents are super involved with the school's games and politics. Overall, I was happy with ICA academically but the drama and politics are too much to handle for me as a working parent. You have to almost constantly kiss a** to everyone in the school environment for your kids to get treated fairly.

- submitted by a parent
November 03, 2010
God is at work at ICA. It's a fabulous school. Teaching a good moral foundation is key at this school. I have been blessed to have my children in attendance for the last 5 years. I could not imagine how different they would be if they had not gotten to experience this school.

- submitted by a parent
March 02, 2010
When choosing a school for our only child, we were concerned about so much and felt so vulnerable. We asked everyone we trusted, read review after review like this and were lead to ICA. We are in year two and my 1st grader is THRIVING! She has grown in all areas of her life by attending this gift of a school. She is growing academically, spiritually and emotionally! There isn't enough space to write how much I value this safe learning environment for my child. You simply need to go to the school and take the tour or sit in a class to see, hear and feel how amazing this school is. One of the things I heard at the Kindergarten Orientation prior to attending that really stuck was that all the children are prayed in. That is AWESOME!

- submitted by a parent
no rating December 23, 2009
Ica is an exceptional school. My daughter has been going to ICA for 2 years and is very happy. She looks forward to getting up in the morning and getting to school. I have never experienced where ICA caters to money. I actually get bothersome when they wait to cash my check a month later. The tuition is extremely reasonable. Attending this school, my daughter has encouraged us to praise the lord more than ever.

- submitted by a parent
June 09, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
no rating June 02, 2009
I was nervous when my daughter went from the preschool to the school that the school could not possibly be as wonderful as the preschool. I was wrong. My daughter's kindergarten teacher was so overwelmingly wonderful! I thought there was no way that 1st grade could be as good as kindergarten. Again I was wrong. Now we are going into 2nd and I tell myself, there is no way that the 2nd grade teacher can compare to what my daughter has already experienced. I look forward to seeing what lies ahead. I am so happy at this school. The love you feel in the halls and with all the staff is exceptional. Awesome, awesome school!

- submitted by a parent
April 08, 2009
This is a fantastic school. The academics are very strong. The teachers and staff are very loving. I have a first grader and third grader. They have been attending ICA for two years. They will definately be there for until high school. Hands down, Best school in Las Vegas!!! Tiffany Stout

- submitted by a parent
March 18, 2009
We had a terrible experience with this school. Bullies are not disciplined. Yet the innocent are victimized.

- submitted by a parent
no rating March 11, 2009
My daughter attended ICA and I found it to be friendly to register but to actually go there were a bad idea. ICA is not multicultural school. My daughter was the only black child in her class and felt out of place all year. This school caters to money and not so much the christian balance that God speaks of. The experience in ICA was very disappointing.

- submitted by a parent
March 10, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
no rating July 18, 2008
My children have attended ICA for the past four years at the elementary level and we could not be happier with the excellent education they are receiving. The curriculum is challenging. The teachers are loving and dedicated to excellence, and most importantly the school has a solid Christian foundation.

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March 13, 2008
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August 05, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
September 05, 2006
I loved this school and was so please when my son got an opportunity to attend. However, that soon changed. If your child is slightly hyper do not even try to attend this school. You will only be getting your hopes up and hurting your child's self esteem.

- submitted by a parent
April 13, 2006
Wonderful school! Terrific teachers and leadership. Happy to my children in ES and MS. Best decision was pulling kids out of public. Wonderful christian enviorment and high academics.

- submitted by a parent
January 07, 2006
During our involvement in ICA, it was apparent to us that more money for the school and parents being happy even if they were wrong, was more important that smaller class sizes than public school and happy teachers that felt like they would be supported by the principal. Seems to me like they are losing sight of the real reasons peole put their kids in private school. No one should pay all that money to have 28 or more children in a classroom that by safety codes, should only have 24 children in it. It is unfair to the teachers who can't teach to the level they would like and unfair to the students who will inturn not receive the same one on one attention as they would in a smaller class.

- submitted by a parent
February 24, 2005
My children have been in ICA for 3 and 4 years. The teachers are loving and Christ filled! The ABEKA academics is above and beyond what you will find in a public school here in town! The preschool is the best in town!

- submitted by a parent
February 16, 2005
ICA is an excellent Christian school. The curriculm is very advanced and challanging. The staff is caring and loving. Principal Meekus is supportive and encouraging. It's a very spirtual enviroment with appropriate discipline. I highly recommend ICA to other parents.

- submitted by a parent
February 14, 2005
This school has good values at times but does not have a stick- to-it christian base. I took my child out and she is much happier now. She was in the middle school part. They do teach at a high level and as soon as I put my child back into public school she was ahead of the class.

- submitted by a parent
September 27, 2004
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- submitted by a parent
September 14, 2003
Excellent Christian education in a spirit filled environment. Well disciplined and high academic achievement. Recommended highly as best christian School in Las Vegas.

- submitted by a parent
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International Christian Academy
8100 Westcliff Drive, Las Vegas, NV  89145
(702) 242-1069
Last modified International Christian Academy is a Private school that serves grades K-8
International Christian Academy Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 29 reviews. Top