Get to know Oakdale Christian Academy
Oakdale Christian Academy is a Christ-centered academic and boarding school serving boys and girls in grades 7-12. We enroll 60 students at our 12-acre campus located eight miles from Jackson, KY.
We feature a traditional college-preparatory curriculum providing a academic program that produces a college acceptance rate of over 90%.
Annually, we enroll students from 20 states and eight countries. 15% of our students are international, and 40% are non-white.
At Oakdale we maintain an overall 2-1 student-staff ratio, with two full-time dorm deans per 20-student dorm unit. Typically these low student-staff ratios are financially out of reach for many families, but we strive to make our quality education available to anyone. In fact, 80% of our students receive financial aid.
Oakdale Christian Academy is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools through Advanc-ED. We are affiliated with the Free Methodist Church-USA, and were the first U.S. school to receive boarding accreditation by ACSI.
We are an affordable Christian boarding school with…
- A rich 99-year history and a mission to serve our students and the world
- A Christian philosophy of education, proving a top education taught with along with firm beliefs
- A fully accredited program — the first to gain ACSI accreditation as well
- An incredibly educated faculty, providing influence and example to students
- SEVIS approval to issue I-20’s to international students
- A successful and exciting athletic program and great extra-curricular activities
- Small class sizes and personal attention to each student
- Direct connections for admission to leading Christian colleges (college placement rate of 90%!)
Teaching character, encouraging excellence, upholding the Christian faith and values, while giving teenagers life purpose and direction.
Read about Our History