Disciple Christian Academy is a co-educational, leadership magnet school serving students grades 1-12.
Located at 1260 South Courtenay Parkway, Merritt Island, Florida, Disciple Christian Academy offers each of its
students the opportunity to develop sound character qualities necessary for a successful life.
Our school's academic program meets and often exceeds Florida Sunshine State Standards and is
designed to help students achieve a successful admission into college.
Our school utilizes a variety of approaches to education:
TYPICAL CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION • SELF-EDIFICATION PROJECTS • INDIVIDUALIZED CURRICULUM
We also address the concerns of students who have fallen behind in grade level.
Through the use of individualizes courses of study, students can move more rapidly towards
achieving their proper age-based grade level.
Our online educational program is ideal for students who are home or hospital bound,
home schooled or adults who wish to renew their high school graduation efforts.
Disciple Christian Academy is compliant with all requirement of the Florida Department of Education and is authorized to accept both the
John McKay and Florida Tax Credit Scholarships. The requirements for enrollment of students with these scholarships are as follows:
Students with a McKay Scholarship must be enrolled 30 days prior to the first day of September, November, February or April of the school year.
Parents of students registering to use the McKay Scholarship for the first time must file a letter of intent with the Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice (http://www.floridaschoolchoice.org) no less than 60 days prior to enrollment.
Students registered in a Florida Public School who have an Individual Education Plan (IEP) are automatically qualified for the John McKay Scholarship.
Students attending a Florida Public school and living in low income households may apply for the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship (http://www.stepupforstudents.org) at any time, but must remain in public school until their scholarship has been approved.
Students receiving free lunches in a Florida Public School qualify for the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship.
Disciple Christian Academy accepts, without prejudice, students of any ethnic group, nationality, race or gender.