Southside Baptist Church & Christian School

3439 Knight Ave
Waycross, GA 31503-0315
Tel: (912)285-5438
Grades: PK-12 | 144 students
Southside Christian School offers a traditional classroom setting which uses both A Beka & Bob Jones curriculum.
We are accredited by the Georgia Association of Christian Schools and are members of the Georgia Private School Accrediting Council which is recognized by the Georgia State Board of Education.
Our upper classmen have the opportunity to take courses with Waycross College or Okefenokee Technical Institute.
Graduates who maintain a 3.0 average in their core classes are eligible to receive the Hope Scholarship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Georgia Association of Christian Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 144 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Southside Baptist Church & Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $3,300
Tuition Notes $3000 - Pre-K $3200 - Elem $3300 - Mid & High
Admissions Director LeighAnne Hersey


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Volleyball, WeightliftingBasketballCross Country,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Charlton Christian Academy (30.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southeast Christian Academy (8.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Appling Christian Academy (36.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Blackshear
    Grades: K-7 | 48 students
    8.7 miles
    217 W Carter Ave
    Blackshear, GA 31516
  • Folkston
    Grades: 1-12 | 20 students
    30.3 miles
    55 Reynolds Rd
    Folkston, GA 31537
  • Jesup
    Grades: 1-10 | 13 students
    30.4 miles
    5393 Odum Screven Rd
    Jesup, GA 31545
  • Hortense
    Grades: 1-9 | 24 students
    35.7 miles
    10063 Old Post Rd
    Hortense, GA 31543
  • Baxley
    Grades: PK-12 | 138 students
    36.8 miles
    1479 Hatch Pkwy S
    Baxley, GA 31513

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