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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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September 12, 2016
  • School Picture Day

    September 12, 2016

    School picture day is on Monday, September 12th! Picture order envelope will be sent home prior to picture day. Students should bring their packet with payment on picture day. Checks should be made payable to Skip Combs Photography. Please make every effort to have your child on time and present on picture day.

September 13, 2016
  • PTF Meeting

    September 13, 2016 @ 8:15 am - 9:15 am

    There will be a PTF Meeting at 8:15 a.m. in the Magnolia Room. All parents and grandparents are encouraged and welcome to attend.

September 15, 2016
  • School Wide Spaghetti Dinner/Elementary Open House/Cake Auction

    September 15, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    The Annual School Wide Spaghetti Dinner, Elementary Open House and Cake Auction is a great time to fellowship with other MICS families! The Elementary classrooms will be open for parents to greet teacher and see things students have been working on. The Senior Class will be conducting their annual Cake Auction which always features DELICIOUS treats that families can bid on and share for dessert! Don't miss this fun event.
    Two seatings: 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. More details regarding ticket sales will be emailed closer to the event.


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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