Dakota Adventist Academy

Bismarck | ND

Thank you for your interest in Dakota Adventist Academy!


If you don't find your questions answered here, call us at 701-258-9000 or email and we'll be happy to help you. 

Do I need to visit Dakota Adventist Academy’s campus? How do I arrange a campus visit? 
A campus visit is important to the admissions process because it allows you and your family to see yourselves as part of the Dakota Adventist Academy family. Contact Jeana Eszler at 701-258-9000 to schedule your visit today.

When is the application due? 
Applications aredue by August 11.  However, complete applications will be reviewed on a continual basis.

For financial information, please click here.
You may also call David Chapman, our Vice-Principal of Finance, at (701) 258-9000.

What is Dakota Adventist Academy’s accreditation? 
Dakota Adventist Academy is accredited with the Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools, Colleges, and Universities.  Dakota Adventist Academy is one of the seven affiliated secondary schools operating in the Mid-America Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.  It is also accredited by the National Council for Private School Accreditation, and is approved by the state of North Dakota as a secondary school.

What sports does Dakota Adventist Academy offer? 
Under the direction of our Physical Education department director, Mr. Heilman, we offer several intramural sports including flag football, badminton, volleyball, basketball, and floor hockey, as well as school sport teams for basketball (DAA Knights and Lady Knights) and volleyball.

How will Dakota Adventist Academy help my student prepare for and get accepted into college?
100% of DAA students graduate with a graduation to university percentage of 97.5%. DAA will gladly help by offering extra-curricular activities including: National Honor Society, music, journalism, and sports. Our Administration will furnish letters of recommendation, and our High School Guidance Counselor will personally assist each senior in their college preparation.

Can students earn college credit while attending DAA? 
Yes! Be sure to ask if you would like information.