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.

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

Student Body

Total Students587 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeAsheville Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 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 Chess Club, Moot Court, Marksmanship Program,
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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