Asheville Christian Academy

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  • Asheville Christian Academy seeks to minister to the intellectual, physical, spiritual and social need of its students.
  • The course of study combines the best classical liberal arts and modern form and content with an authentic biblical worldview.
  • Teachers and students working together are key to creating a school culture that values excellence, hard work, brotherly love and a vision for the future.
  • Developing students who love learning, think deeply and communicate effectively is a hallmark of Asheville Christian Academy.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1958
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students636 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeAsheville Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB/BC, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Language & Composition, AP Latin, AP Literature & Composition, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP US History,
Average SAT score1330
Average ACT score30

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesSee http://www.acacademy.org/admissions/tuition/index.aspx for detailed tuition information.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorBeth Ledford

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chess Club, Marksmanship Program, Moot Court, Mu Alph Theta (Math Honors Society), National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Student Government

School Notes

  •  Asheville Christian Academy seeks to minister to the intellectual, physical, spiritual and social need of its students. The course of study combines the best classical liberal arts and modern form and content with an authentic biblical worldview. Teachers and students working together are key to creating a school culture that values excellence, hard work, brotherly love and a vision for the future. Developing students who love learning, think deeply and communicate effectively is a hallmark of Asheville Christian Academy.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Asheville
    Grades: PK-12 | 639 students
    8.8 miles
    1345 Hendersonville Rd
    Asheville, NC 28803
    (828)407-4442
    8.8 PK-12
    639
  • Fletcher
    Grades: NS-12 | 337 students
    12.7 miles
    17 Cane Creek Rd
    Fletcher, NC 28732
    (828)681-0546
    12.7 NS-12
    337
  • Asheville
    Grades: PK-12 | 133 students
    10.3 miles
    985 1/2 Patton Ave
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)252-3712
    10.3 PK-12
    133
  • Cary
    Grades: K-12 | 817 students
    202.4 miles
    1330 Old Apex Rd
    Cary, NC 27513
    (919)303-2560
    202.4 K-12
    817
  • Charlotte
    Grades: PK-12 | 1048 students
    97.6 miles
    7301 Sardis Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28270
    (704)366-5657
    97.6 PK-12
    1048

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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $8,374 for elementary schools and $10,336 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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