Calvary Christian School

7556 Old Moon Rd
Columbus, GA 31909-0319
Tel: (706)323-0467
Grades: PK-12 | 559 students
Our school motto is "...teaching the whole child the whole truth." Our goal is to teach and reach the student spiritually, academically, physically, and socially.
By working together with parents, our hope is to develop students to become great moms, dads, citizens, employees, and church members of tomorrow.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 559 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Calvary Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, World History, English
Average SAT score 1447
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(dress is to be modest and neat)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $5,773
Tuition Notes The above is an average. $3728=PreK,K $5960=1-5th $6180=6-8th $7225=9-12th
% on Financial Aid
14%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,075
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Donnie Smithwick
Admissions Associate none

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Intramural Sports for Kind. - 6th, Math and Science Club - 1st through 5th, Pep Squad - Kind. through 5th, Praise Band - Middle School, Praise Team - 3rd through 5th, Running Club - 1st through 5th, Spanish Club - 1st through 5th, Student Government Assoc. - High School, Student Government Assoc. - Middle School, Talented Gifted Club - 3rd through 6th Intramural Sports for Kind. - 6th,
Math and Science Club - 1st through 5th,
Pep Squad - Kind. through 5th,
Praise Band - Middle School,
Praise Team - 3rd through 5th,
Running Club - 1st through 5th,
Spanish Club - 1st through 5th,
Student Government Assoc. - High School,
Student Government Assoc. - Middle School,
Talented Gifted Club - 3rd through 6th,

School Notes:

  • Discovery School available for students requiring additional instruction related to learning deficiencies
  • Before and after school care for enrolled students PreK-8th grade
  • Enrichment clubs available after school to provide parents with an opportunity to have more time at home with their child. Enrichment includes: Spanish Club, Cheerleading and Tumbling,Math Club, Talented and Gifted Club

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Ault Academy-anne Elizabeth Shepherd Home (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westminster Christian School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Westminster Christian School (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus
    Grades: PK-6 | 59 students
    1.3 miles
    2303 Double Churches Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706)323-4441
    1.3PK-6
    59
  • Columbus
    Columbus Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 1-8 | 21 students
    1.7 miles
    7880 Schomburg Rd
    Columbus, GA 31909
    (706)561-7601
    1.71-8
    21
  • Columbus
    Ault Academy-anne Elizabeth Shepherd Home
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 3-11 | 39 students
    3 miles
    751 Double Churches Road
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706)322-8984
    33-11
    39
  • Columbus
    Redeemer Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-7 | 66 students
    3.4 miles
    4700 Armour Road
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706)322-5026
    3.4PK-7
    66
  • Columbus
    Grades: PK-12 | 802 students
    3.8 miles
    440 Bradley Park Dr
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706)324-1392
    3.8PK-12
    802

School Reviews

Calvary Christian School is the best school in the area. Our family LOVES CCS.
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12
We have been a part of Calvary for 8 years. My two boys have had a wonderful learning environment here. The teachers are sincerely caring and supportive. The activities are widespread and include academics, arts and athletics. The great thing is that they work with the students to allow as much variety and individuality in extra curriculars as possible.
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12
Calvary Christian School is a great balance for our family of academics, athletics, fine arts, extra-curricular programs and a true Christian, Bible-based education. We feel it is the best school in this area, by far.
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12

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