Tabernacle Christian School

2649 Decatur Hwy
Gardendale, AL 35071-0350
Tel: (205)631-9318
Grades: PK-12 | 376 students
Drama class performing Spring Play!
Drama class performing Spring Play!
The mission of Tabernacle Christian School is to teach Biblical truths, share the plan of salvation, and train students to draw closer to Christ, while providing a Bible-based, academically advanced education with quality programs.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 376 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Tabernacle Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


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

School Notes:

  • School Verse is "Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it."
  • Tabernacle Christian School is a member of the Alabama Christian Education Association. Within this conference we participate in academic and fine arts competitions, and inter-scholastic sports.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt. Olive Academy (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gardendale Christian Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gardendale Christian Academy (1.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gardendale
    Gardendale Christian Academy
    (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-5 | 121 students
    1.4 miles
    1800 Decatur Highway
    Gardendale, AL 35071
  • Gardendale
    Homeland Christian Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: K | 5 students
    2.4 miles
    1217 Pecan Ave
    Gardendale, AL 35071
  • Gardendale
    First Baptist Church Of Gardendale
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 269 students
    2.8 miles
    940 Main St
    Gardendale, AL 35071
  • Gardendale
    Child Enrichment Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 112 students
    3.1 miles
    805 Crest Dr
    Gardendale, AL 35071
  • Fultondale
    Grades: 1-12 | 16 students
    4.3 miles
    831 Honeysuckle Dr
    Fultondale, AL 35068

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