Grades: PK-12 | 958 students
Active and engaged learning using tablet technology in order to equip students for college and careers in the digital age.
State of the art fine arts program featuring classes in art, theatre, photography, chorus, dance, band, elementary music, and AP art.
Only high school gymnastic program in Macon. Multiple athletic opportunities for both boys and girls.
First Presbyterian Day School provides a college preparatory education founded in a Christian world view.
"Educating and equipping students to change the world for God's glory.".
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild Learning Differences|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003, 2012, 2015|
|Total Students||958 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 24%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||92 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|Number of AP Courses||18 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, English Language, English Literature, European History, French Language, Latin - Vergil, Physics 1, Physics 2, Spanish Language, Studio Art - 2D, Studio Art - 3D, Studio Art - Drawing, US Government and Politics, US History,|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 1 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||PK - $6,590; K - $7,990; Grades 1-5 - $12,340; Grades 6-8 - $12,740; Grades 9-12 - $13,330|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$2,000|
|Admissions Director||Cheri Frame|
|Total Sports Offered||16 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,
Cheering, Cross Country,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||23 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Academic Bowl, Beta Club, Chess Club, Community Service, Concert Bands, Dance - Band Auxiliaries, Dance - Hip Hop, Dance - Prop, Debate, Environmental Club, FCA, Honor Council, Jazz Bands, Latin Club, Marching Band, Math Team, Mock Trial, Mu Alpha Theta, National Honor Society, Robotics, Student Activity Council, Student Leadership (Project LEAD), Theatre Academic Bowl, Beta Club, Chess Club, Concert Bands, Dance - Prop, Debate, FCA, Honor Council, Jazz Bands, Latin Club, Marching Band, Math Team, Mock Trial, Mu Alpha Theta, Robotics, Theatre, Community Service,
Dance - Band Auxiliaries,
Dance - Hip Hop,
National Honor Society,
Student Activity Council,
Student Leadership (Project LEAD),
- First Presbyterian Day School provides a college preparatory education based on a Christian world and life view. The elementary school has been recognized as a nation Blue Ribbon School and the upper school was recognized as an exemplary Christian secondary program in a study published jointly by CSI and ACSI. The academic program is comprehensive but founded in the traditional liberal arts and sciences. Many opportunities in the Fine Arts are available, both during the school day and through extracurricular involvement. A wide variety of athletic, academic, and service opportunities are available and are considered critical parts of the school program. FPD sports and literary teams currently compete interscholastically in the Georgia High School Association, Division A, Region 7.
Profile last updated: 10/19/2015
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