Open Door Christian School

20774 County Road 12 S
Foley, AL 36535-0365
Tel: (251)943-1693
Grades: NS-12 | 82 students
Founded in 1978, Open door has been in the Foley area for over 33 years.
Our school's motto is "Enter to Grow in Wisdom, Depart to Better Serve" We operate as a non-profit organization and we belong to the Alabama Christian Education Association and the American Association of Christian Schools.
Our main objective is to provide a quality Christian education based upon Christian morals and character, found throughout the curriculum.
Visit our website at, email us for further information at, or call the school office at 251 943-1693.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dylexia or Mild Learning Disabililties
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 82 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Open Door Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(boys navy blue pants, polo shirt/girls navy plaid skirts, vest with white blouse)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes K4 - 6th $2700/yr 2nd child discount 7th - 12th $2900/yr 2nd child discount
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. V. Wallace, Principal
Admissions Associate Registrar: Mrs. Polly Saunders

School Notes:

  • Open Door Christian School is UNDER NEW ADMINISTRATION.  In 2010 Pastor Jim Robinson assumed responsibilities of new Administrator and is the Principal of Open Door Christian school and is the Pastor of Open Door Baptist Church.  He is bringing a sports program to the school.  In the 2010- 2011 school year he began the Eagles basketball team.  We offer piano and our students use their talents in voice and acting in programs at Open Door with the assistance of Mrs. Bennett our pianist and vocal coach. Our curriculum is A Beka in pre-school through the 5th grade and we use some A Beka and other quality curriculum in grades 6 though 12 including School of Tomorrow and Switched on Schoolhouse. Please feel free to check out our website, email, or call for further information. 251 943-1693

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Alabama Gulf Coast Christian Academy (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Victory Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Victory Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
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    Grades: PK-12 | 128 students
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    18930 County Road 28
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