Admissions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Do you have a waiting list and, if so, how is it managed?

After a grade level is filled, we will maintain an unranked applicant pool. If a vacancy should occur, we will offer admission based on our admission requirements.

Are siblings guaranteed placement?
We give priority consideration to students of our current CCA families if they meet our admission requirements.

Is it possible to enter Covenant mid-year?
We may take students throughout the year if they meet our admission requirements and space is available.

Are you affiliated with Colleyville Presbyterian Church?
No, we are an independent, evangelical, Christian school. Covenant Christian Academy was founded by Colleyville Presbyterian Church in 1979, and became independent in 2000. We currently share some of the same facilities.

Do your students wear uniforms?
Yes, all students have an everyday uniform and a formal uniform to wear on chapel days. On Cougar Spirit Days, students have the option to dress more casually and wear Cougar Spirit Wear.

Do you have a lunch program?
Yes, we have a volunteer-run hot lunch program. Hot lunch is pre-ordered, one month at a time, and is served daily to Pre-K through Grade 12. Food vendors include a number of area restaurants.

What grade do organized athletics begin?
Organized, staff coached, athletics start in Grade 7 for boys and girls. However, sports specific training during P.E. begins in Grade 5.

Is after-school care available?
Yes, we currently offer on-site after school care, COUGAR CLUB, for an additional cost. COUGAR CLUB is offered daily for grades Pre-K through 6th grade, from 3:15 to 6:00 p.m. in the afternoon. 

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Do you offer a summer enrichment program?
Yes, summer programs and camps are available for all ages and are offered by Covenant faculty members to refine students’ skills and interests. Course offerings vary from year to year, and may include: Athletics, Art, Science, Grammar, Music, Musical Theatre, Intro to Latin, SAT Test Prep, Reading, Creative Writing, and more. Specific class information is available on our website beginning in April of each year. Registration is online.

What are your school class hours?

  • Early Childhood (Pre-K 3 year, Pre-K 4 year, Kindergarten) 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Elementary & Early Middle Schools (Grades 1-6) 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Advanced Middle and High Schools (Grades 7-12) 8:35 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.

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