Mars Hill Bible School

698 Cox Creek Pkwy
Florence, AL 35630-0356
Tel: (256)767-1203
Grades: PK-12 | 528 students
The mission of Mars Hill Bible School is to provide every student--in a cooperative effort with the home and family--a Christ-centered, Bible-based education in an environment which fosters spiritual, academic, physical and social growth.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious Affiliation Church of Christ
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1947

Student Body

Total Students 528 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mars Hill Bible School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Refer to website for Student Handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,190
Tuition Notes Tuition listed is for 1st-12th grades. Please contact Admissions Director for complete tuition information.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Jeannie Garrett


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Beta Club, Chorus, Debate & Forensics, Drama, Foreign Language Club, Junior Civitan, Mu Alpha Theta, National Forensic League, National Honor Society, SADD, Science Club, Show Choir Band, Beta Club, Chorus, Drama, Junior Civitan, Mu Alpha Theta, SADD, Science Club, Show Choir, Debate & Forensics,
Foreign Language Club,
National Forensic League,
National Honor Society,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Florence Christian Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Victory Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Victory Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence
    Grades: NS-8
    1.5 miles
    2302 Hough Rd
    Florence, AL 35630
  • Florence
    Grades: PK-12 | 92 students
    2 miles
    2701 Florence Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
  • Florence
    Grades: PK-12 | 245 students
    2 miles
    301 Heathrow Dr
    Florence, AL 35633
  • Florence
    Little Angel Kindergarten/dc
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 153 students
    2.3 miles
    1125 Sherrod Ave
    Florence, AL 35630
  • Florence
    Grades: K-8 | 211 students
    2.7 miles
    115 Plum St
    Florence, AL 35630

School Reviews

As a former student, parent and now grandparent, I definitely see the benefits of Mars Hill Bible School. Wonderful qualified teachers, support staff, and administrators. Students are encouraged to be good members of their community serving in many ways. There are many extracurricular activities for students to participate in and learn new skills. The sports teams have won many awards through the years.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/09/14

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $5,117 for elementary schools and $7,555 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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