Pinecrest Academy Inc

955 Peachtree Parkway
Cumming, GA 30041-0300
Tel: (770)888-4477
Grades: PK-12 | 863 students
The mission of Pinecrest Academy is to provide the highest quality education and foster integrally developed Christian leaders.
This mission is fulfilled as Pinecrest students graduate as strong Christian leaders, convinced of the truth, prepared and committed to establish and foster a society where Christian values are taught, embraced and put into practice.
This mission is pursued through the development of the whole person encompassing the commitment to teach, to educate, and to form.
1: To teach each student by transmitting knowledge appropriate to each grade level; 2: To educate each student to love authentic values and to develop a sense of what is good, right, noble, just, and beautiful; and, 3: To form the character of each student as the foundation of all virtue and integrity.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1993
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2014

Student Body

Total Students 863 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Pinecrest Academy Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
47%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AP, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Language, English Literature & Composition, European History, Government, Latin: Vergil, Macro Economics, Micro Economics, Physics B, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statics, Studio Art 2-D Design, Studio Art 3-D Design, Studio Art Drawing and Painting, US History, World History,
Average SAT score 1716
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Grade specific uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Pre-K (2 days)-Half Day $3,100 Pre-K (2 days)-Full Day $4,244 Pre-K (3 days)-Half Day $4,650 Pre-K (3 days)-Full Day $6,336 Pre-K (5 days)-Half Day $6,548 Pre-K (5 days)-Full Day $8,880 Lower School (K - 5th Grade) $12,250 Middle School (6th -
Admissions Director Scott Brown
Admissions Associate Melissa McWaters

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FencingFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 21 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Challenge Club, Chess Club, Conquest Club, Debate & Apologetics, Drama Club, Guitar Workshop, Latin Club, Math Club, Model UN, National English Honor Society, National Honor Society, National Latin Honor Society, National Science Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, Newspaper, Odyssey of the Mind, Pro-Life Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Senate, Yearbook Club Academic Team, Challenge Club, Chess Club, Conquest Club, Drama Club, Latin Club, Math Club, Model UN, Newspaper, Pro-Life Club, Student Senate, Yearbook Club, Debate & Apologetics,
Guitar Workshop,
National English Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
National Latin Honor Society,
National Science Honor Society,
National Spanish Honor Society,
Odyssey of the Mind,
Student Ambassadors,

School Notes

  • A Private Catholic School providing: Gender Separate Education 4th - 12th Full-Time Chaplain Daily Communion Academic-Based Pre-K Advanced Placement Courses Pre-K to Varsity Athletics Extra-Curricular Clubs

Profile last updated: 09/26/2015

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