• Students will be selected to attend Cedar Lake Christian Academy according to the following criteria:

    • Desire to attend the Academy
    • Mental ability
    • Academic achievements
    • Past school records-academic and citizenship
    • Desire to do well and be self-disciplined
    • Moral character
    • Adherence to Christian principles
    • Entrance Exam may be required to determine eligibility
    • Age – According to Mississippi State Law, Kindergarten students must be five (5) years old on or prior to September 1st
    • Interview with Principal or Board member(s). The applicant will need to present at the interview his/her last report card. The principal may also contact a pastor or most recent school principal for a recommendation for school admittance. NOTE: Students recently expelled from another school will not be granted admittance to CLCA.


Parents wishing to register their children in Cedar Lake Christian Academy must do the following:
1. Complete CLCA application (available online). 

2. Complete an interview with the principal.  The student should accompany parents. Please bring a copy of the student’s latest report card as well as any other information applicable to his/her educational needs.

3. Schedule a time for the student to complete admissions testing for entrance and/or grade placement.

4. Pay the Registration Fee and General Fee via Smart Tuition.

5. Provide a copy of the following:

  • Custody papers, if applicable.
  • Student’s birth certificate.
  • Original Immunization Compliance Form 121.

    *Parent/Guardian may be asked to provide additional information upon acceptance.

    *All students are responsible for obtaining a copy of the student supply list and collecting the necessary supplies by the first week of school.