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At Cook Inlet Academy, we provide a high-quality education in spirit, mind, and body. Our students are educated to be leaders and influence the world around them through a strong sense of character, truth, and faith.
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We Welcome You!
We are very excited you are considering Cook Inlet Academy as part of your child’s education. This step in your child’s academic life is very important to their future life, in college and beyond!
At CIA, we provide a quality, well-rounded education that strengthens and nurtures our students.
See why CIA is the perfect choice!
With three buildings on a stretch of over 8 beautiful acres in Soldotna, Cook Inlet Academy campus is the ideal environment for learning and growing.
We offer the most modern and up-to-date facilities on our campus and hope to expand in the near future. We have plans to create a new building to house a school library and science labs.
Our facilities are located across the street from the Kenai River on the outskirts of Soldotna.
Schedule a visit! We’d love to show you around.
The Admissions Process
How to Enroll
Our admissions process is used to help both the student and parents decide if CIA is the right fit for them. It includes a short interview process as well as a tour of our facilities.
Schedule a Tour
(907) 262-5101 to set up an informational tour of our facilities.
Meet the Principal
Complete a Questionnaire
Set up an Interview
A student advisor will help you determine what term your student should start if they are entering in the middle of the school year.
Why Choose CIA?
We are Dedicated to Our Students
All members of our faculty and staff are carefully chosen to provide a nurturing and academically rigorous environment for our students.
We are Passionate About Our Faith
Christ is at the center of everything we do at CIA, and our Christian worldview based curriculum helps our students build a relationship with Jesus Christ that will last a lifetime.
We Care About the Success of Each of Our Students
At Cook Inlet Academy, we provide a complete education that encompasses a Christian worldview, high-quality education, and academics.
We Create Life-Ready Adults
Benefiting from our academic excellence, our students enjoy a high college and vocational program acceptance rate.
How Much Does It Cost?
Tuition and Fees
As a private, non-denominational Christian school, we want to provide a challenging, well-rounded, and faith-based education to each of our students that will last their whole life, not just through school.
Our desire to admit as many students as would like to come to CIA drives us to keep our costs as low as possible.
- 3-Day / Week Preschool
$499 / Month
- 5-Day / Week Preschool
$690 / Month
Kindergarten Prep Tuition
- 5-Day Full Day Kindergarten Prep
$690 / Month
K-12 Student Tuition
- 1 Student
$750 / Month
- 2 Students
$1400 / Month
- 3 Students
$1950 / Month
- 4 or More Students
$100 / Month Additional per Student
Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to common questions about Fees and Payments.
What are Matriculation Fees?
Our matriculation fees are one-time per student per year. This fee holds your student’s place.
Thee Preschool Matriculation Fee is $260. Matriculation Fees for K-12 Students is $325
Enroll by May 16th and save $25 off Matriculation per student!
Can We Save Money by Referring Others?
For any family who refers a new family who stays for the academic year will receive $500 off their January tuition.
What About Sports / Activity Fees?
Our sports/activity fees are one-time per student per year and allow your student active participation in all athletic programs.
Activity fees are $175 for Preschool through 6th grade students. For 7th – 12th grade students, the activity fee is $350.
Do You Offer Payment Plans?
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Schedule a visit and discover why so many families are excited about Cook Inlet Academy.