Athens Christian Academy

105 S Carroll Street
Athens, TX 75751-0757
Tel: (903)675-5135
Grades: K-6 | 82 students
Athens Christian Academy is a school that meets the academic needs of children, grades K-8.
In conjunction with parents, the academy seeks the highest academic standards in an environment that promotes the basic tenets of the Christian faith.
Our desire is that through academic excellence and nurturing of the spirit, each child will reach his/her God-given potential.
ACA uses a variety of proven Christian and secular curricula as a key element in our successful learning equation.
The Board of Directors, administrator, teachers, and staff of ACA confess and affirm the central beliefs and truths of the Christian faith and seek to honor those truths throughout the school.
Students have access to computers, hands-on science lab, and library each week.
Spanish and fine arts are also taught weekly.
All grade levels attend physical education classes daily, and our upper grades are instructed in study skills.
ACA does not offer special education classes at this time.
Students are required to wear school uniforms.
All staff and students enjoy chapel weekly.
Other activities include regional field trips, community service projects, and student competitions.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-6
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 82 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Athens Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,350
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,600
Admissions Director Lila Stroud


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, TennisBasketballGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Clubtastic on Mondays Clubtastic on Mondays,

School Notes:

  • Athens Christian Academy does not discriminate on the basis of national or ethnic origin, race, or color in administration of its educational policies, financial aid programs, or other school administered programs.  The Christian learning environment is the number one reason parents send their children to the academy.  Parents understand that it is more important than ever to include moral character developement as an elementary principle in their child's education. When Christianity is integrated into the educational process, the emphasis goes far beyond test scores.  In this atmospere, there are fewer discipline problems, and that translates into more time for learning.  Students reach a higher level of academic achievement at the acadmy.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Athens Christian Preparatory Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Athens Christian Preparatory Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Payne Springs Christian Academy (11.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Athens
    Grades: 7-12 | 75 students
    1 miles
    1200 E Corsicana St
    Athens, TX 75751
  • Mabank
    Grades: PK-10 | 24 students
    11.1 miles
    5503 Fm 316
    Mabank, TX 75156
  • Mabank
    Grades: PK-12 | 27 students
    19.8 miles
    2611 W Main St
    Mabank, TX 75156
  • Flint
    Grades: PK-6 | 5 students
    24.3 miles
    18110 Fm 344 W
    Flint, TX 75762
  • Tyler
    Grades: K-12 | 162 students
    29 miles
    961 County Road 1143
    Tyler, TX 75704

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