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About MICS




Home of the Cougars

“Our desire at MICS is to positively connect with each of you. Together we can create constructive and relevant changes for the growth and advancement of MICS.”

~ Dr. Nanci Dettra | Superintendent
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Our Vision

To expand our curriculum, offering courses that will place our students at a level above others, ready to confidently compete in our global economy, spiritually and vocationally.

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9th-12th Grades

MICS0015Honors, Dual Enrollment, Advanced Placement (AP), and STEM courses provide accelerated studies for students of exceptional ability and motivation.  Students explore areas of particular interest through the variety of electives offered.The high school program at Merritt Island Christian School concentrates on a core curriculum with a traditional college preparatory course of study.  Students take courses at levels appropriate to their abilities.

During the four years of high school, students complete a course of study that prepares them for college and life’s challenges with confidence and discernment.

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7th-8th Grades

jrhigh-featureAcademic studies at the middle school level allow students to begin to apply their general knowledge toward more focused areas of study.  Success begins in focusing on critical thinking, decision making, study skills, and personal organization.  The middle school curriculum is a more progressive, academically enhanced program that allows students to transition to the challenge of honors, dual enrollment, and AP courses when they move to the high school level.The social and physical changes taking place during middle school provide students a unique opportunity to engage and direct their emerging energies and abilities toward academic, spiritual, and social development.

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Kindergarten-6th Grade

home-slider-elementaryStudents receive daily Bible teaching and attend chapel once a week. All subject areas are taught from a Biblical worldview including mathematics, science, Language Arts, reading, history and geography, and media and technology. Intermediate grades 4-6 rotate classes with teachers instructing them in specific subject areas similar to an Upper school schedule in a modified approach.The elementary program at Merritt Island Christian School provides academic instruction for grades kindergarten through sixth. The faculty is comprised of qualified and experienced professional educators who love Jesus Christ and are committed to student achievement.

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The Preschool Academy

Preschool-feature2The goal of The Preschool Academy is to prepare students to enter kindergarten with the readiness skills to succeed.  Offered in a nurturing and caring environment, a Bible-based curriculum with a strong emphasis in phonics is taught.  The curriculum is complimented by activities to grow and develop each domain of the whole child.The Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program (VPK) for 4 year olds also includes computers in each classroom, allowing students to use an interactive, self-paced software program to further reinforce reading readiness, early writing skills, and beginning math concepts.  The preschool curriculum is supplemented with Spanish on a weekly basis.

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October 2, 2016
  • Homecoming Week

    October 2, 2016 - October 8, 2016

    Homecoming festivities will be held the week of October 3-8. The Homecoming game will be on Friday, October 7 and the Homecoming Dance will be on Saturday, October 8. This is an exciting week for all of our student and we would like to invite you and your family to participate in all of the week's event.

  • Homecoming Banner Decorating Night (Grades 7-12)

    October 2, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Student in grades 7-12 will work with their classmates to decorate their SCHOOL SPIRIT banners for Homecoming Week. This is part of their SPIRIT STICK competition and all banners will be displayed in the Atrium during Homecoming week! GO COUGARS!

October 10, 2016
  • Teacher Work Day NO SCHOOL for Students

    October 10, 2016

October 11, 2016
  • Brown Bag Lunch with the Superintendent

    October 11, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
    Florida Room

    Bring your lunch and come hear Superintendent Dr. Dettra give updates on the state of the school, upcoming plans and event and more! Drinks and dessert will be provided.

October 14, 2016
  • First Quarter Report Cards

    October 14, 2016

October 15, 2016
  • District Drama Festival

    October 15, 2016

    Details of this event will be sent home to students involved in this event by the Secondary Drama Teachers.

October 18, 2016
  • Elementary Parent/Teacher Conferences

    October 18, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Please call 453-2710 ext. 323 after first quarter report cards are sent home for an appointment.

October 19, 2016
  • PSAT Testing

    October 19, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

    The PSAT test will be administered to ALL MICS sophomores and juniors on Wednesday, October 19. This test date is set by the College Board. Students should not be tardy on this day since once testing has begun students will not be allowed to enter the testing room. The PSAT is preparation for the SAT test, and scores from the junior year are used to determine qualification for National Merit Scholars and other college scholarship opportunities.

October 20, 2016
  • Secondary Honor Roll Breakfast

    October 20, 2016 @ 7:15 am - 8:00 am

    There will be an Honor Roll Breakfast for all students in grades 7-12 who made the Principal's List/Honor Roll the first quarter on Thursday, October 20th beginning at 7:15 a.m. DUNKIN DONUTS, milk and juice will be served!

October 21, 2016
  • Football Senior Night

    October 21, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    All SENIOR Football players will be honored during a pre-game ceremony at the Varsity Football game on October 21st at 7 p.m.

October 25, 2016
  • Elementary Choral Concert

    October 25, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Sanctuary First Baptist Church MI

    More details to come.

October 27, 2016
  • Red Ribbon Day

    October 27, 2016

    Red Ribbon Week is an alcohol, tobacco and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the United States. Students may wear RED SHIRTS on this day.


Merritt Island Christian School has the distinct honor of preparing generations of students for the call of God on their life. We love and equip them with the tools they need to enter into their coming seasons of life. Your generous giving makes that possible. Thank you for partnering with what God is doing here at MICS.

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