Mt. Olive Christian School

15349 Highway 9
Athens, LA 71003-0710
Tel: (318)258-5661
Grades: PK-12 | 166 students
Olive Christian School is a non-discriminatory institute that specializes in a HIGH STANDARD of education that is CHRIST CENTERED. Our focus is prepare our students to meet the world in two ways: First of all by making sure that all students come to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.
And that all students, through academic achievement, have the skills, knowledge, and wisdom to be more prepared for higher education than their peers from other institutions.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 166 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mt. Olive Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses Biology II, Calculus, Chemistry, Physics,
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Jeans, Khaki Pants, Red, White, or Navy shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,024
Tuition Notes Can be paid in full or using several payment options through a \"smart tuition\" program.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nathan Jump


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Glenbrook School (16.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenbrook School (16.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Claiborne Academy (21.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minden
    Grades: K-12 | 380 students
    16.3 miles
    1674 Country Club Cir
    Minden, LA 71055
  • Haynesville
    Grades: PK-12 | 251 students
    21.9 miles
    6741 Highway 79
    Haynesville, LA 71038
  • Ruston
    Grades: PK-8 | 77 students
    22.5 miles
    700 Woodward Ave
    Ruston, LA 71270
  • Ruston
    Grades: PK-12 | 122 students
    23.4 miles
    Po Box 2052
    Ruston, LA 71272
  • Ruston
    Grades: PK-12 | 715 students
    23.7 miles
    2400 Cedar Creek Dr
    Ruston, LA 71270

School Reviews

Mt. Olive was the greatest gift educationally that my parents could have given me. Not only did it prepare my thoroughly for college, it also brought into a relationship with Christ, something that I had never been able to achieve before.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/01/12

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,061 for elementary schools and $6,413 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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