Blue Ridge Christian Academy

Tel: (864)895-9008
Grades: PK-12 | 155 students
Blue Ridge Christian Academy is a private college preparatory school that is nestled at the foot of Glassy Mountain in Greenville County, South Carolina.
Our Pre-K, Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle and High School students hail from Landrum, Campobello, Lyman, Taylors, Greer, Travelers Rest, Spartanburg, Greenville, Simpsonville and Marietta as well as towns in NC. Our beautiful setting encourages outdoor classroom and extra-curricular activities.
Blue Ridge Christian Academy offers a non-denominational Christ-centered education that helps children reach their maximum potential through training in Biblical truths, pursuing academic excellence, and embracing aspects of a classical Christian education.
Blue Ridge Christian Academy seeks to glorify God by partnering with parents to impart to children a Christian worldview and skills that will make them effective in impacting the world for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 155 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
37%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP US Government & Politics, AP US History, AP World History
Average SAT score 1250
Average ACT score 29
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Modest; intent is to glorify God with whatever is in your closet)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,800
Tuition Notes This is an average tuition. Actual rates for 2012-13 range from $4670 for K5 to $6915 for 12th grade.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jill Bird

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Equestrian, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryEquestrian,
GolfSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Competitions, Activity Clubs (e.g. Chess, Creative Writing, Math, Rocket), Fine Art Competitions, National Honor Society, Praise Band, Running Club, Spanish Club, Student Leadership Council, Upward Sports, Upward Sports, Warrior Spirit Club Praise Band, Running Club, Spanish Club, Upward Sports, Upward Sports, Academic Competitions,
Activity Clubs (e.g. Chess, Creative Writing, Math, Rocket),
Fine Art Competitions,
National Honor Society,
Student Leadership Council,
Warrior Spirit Club,

School Notes

  • Academic excellence
  • Shepherding hearts
  • Atmosphere of grace
  • Accredited by ACSI and SACS-CASI
  • Small class size

Profile last updated: 09/01/2014

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