Augusta Christian Schools

Augusta Christian Schools was founded on Christian values in 1958. The school offers a kindergarten, elementary, junior and senior high school, as well as the Learning Support for students with special learning needs.
Augusta Christian School's purpose is to provide a sound academic education with a Christian world-view.
Our mission is to prepare students to serve Jesus Christ as Lord, partnering with family and church, instilling high standards spiritually, academically, socially and physically.
We offer technology in the classroom with laptops for all 6th-12th grade students, a Medical Health Sciences Academy, resource classes for students with mild learning disabilities, an outstanding fine arts program, full athletic program, mission trips, service projects, community service, weekly chapel services and much more,

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 755 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Augusta Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
We offer learning support classes for students with mild learning disabilities.
Year Founded
1958

Student Body

Total Students
755 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Augusta Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
10 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Language, AP Government, AP Psychology
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition is varying from $4648 for preschool to $14,289 for specialized learning program
Admissions Director
Lauren Banks
Admissions Associate
Mary Hopkins

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Chess Club, Community Service Projects, Foreign Language Club, Mission Trips, Quiz Bowl Team, Student Council, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
After School Art Classes, After School Band, After School Instrumental Lessons, Art Club Festivals, Choral Festivals, District Honors Band, District Honors Chorus, Drama Club, One Act Play, Spring Musical

School Notes

  • Augusta Christian Schools was founded on Christian values in 1958. The school offers a kindergarten, elementary, junior and senior high school, as well as Learning Support classes for students with special learning needs. Augusta Christian School's purpose is to provide a sound academic education with a Christian world-view. Our mission is to prepare students to serve Jesus Christ as Lord, partnering with family and church, instilling high standards spiritually, academically, socially and physically. Our vision building kingdom leaders to serve Jesus Chirst as Lord.
  • The mission of the school is "preparing students to serve Jesus Christ as Lord, partnering with family and church, instilling high standards spiritually, academically, socially and physically."
  • Augusta Christian Schools is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) AdvancED, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
  • We offer:
  • An excellent academic program in which phonics is stressed in the primary grades
  • Advanced Placement/Honors and dual enrollment courses for upper grades
  • Medical Healthcare Sciences Academy
  • Textbooks which fulfill high academic expectations and Christian philosophy
  • Classes for students with learning disabilities
  • Spanish taught to all elementary students
  • Computer and science laboratories
  • Expanding computer education for grades K-12
  • Home Studies Program
  • Fine Arts classes in band, chorus, music, drama and visual art (home school students may participate in Fine Arts)
  • Physical Education and interscholastic athletic program
  • Community service and mission projects
  • Educational field trips
  • Standardized Testing and Honors - The Terra Nova 3 Achievement Test is administered yearly to 1st-8th grade students. When appropriate, vocational testing is administered through the Guidance Office. The PSAT/NMSQT is administered in the fall to juniors and honors sophomores. The PLAN Test is offered to freshmen. Augusta Christian Schools students score consistently higher than the state and national averages on standardized tests. Seventh grade students participate in the Talent Identification Program (TIP) through Duke University. Each year students are recognized for ACT and SAT test scores on the state and grand level. In recent years, exceptional ACS students have participated in the Governor`s Honors Program and the US House of Representatives Page Program.
  • Learning Support -. Augusta Christian's Elementary Learning Support Program is designed to assist students who have mild learning disabilities, mild cognitive differences, or processing difficulties with recoverable learning gaps. Class size is limited to 5 full-time students per grade level, offering low teacher-student ratios and individualized instruction for math and reading.The goal of this program is to have students ready to succeed in grade level middle school learning support or mainstream classes. For additional details visithttps://www.augustachristian.org/Learning-Support
  • "Building Kingdom Leaders" through spiritual development goes far beyond a few chapel services and Bible class. It is the essence of all we do, whether in the classroom, on the playing field, in the music room or on a field trip. The goal of every teacher, coach and staff member is to build Kingdom Leaders. Because all truth is God`s truth, we can teach every subject and do all instruction in a way that directs the student`s attention toward Him. This is what is meant by Biblical integration: integrating the truth of God into all aspects of life at Augusta Christian. We seek to Build Kingdom Leaders spiritually through the following:
  • Conducting daily devotions with prayer in each class
  • Daily Bible instruction included in the curriculum and Biblical truth integrated in all study areas
  • Prayer, discipleship and mentoring groups
  • Weekly chapel services
  • Spiritual Emphasis Week for secondary students
  • See You at the Pole and National Day of Prayer rallies
  • Mission and community service projects
  • Senior Mission Trip
  • Christian based student leadership conferences
  • Christian worldview perspective for Fine Arts and Athletics
  • An array of Fine Arts courses and activities are offered to Augusta Christian School students. A commitment to excellence in the arts is evident in our beautiful facility, the Charles B. Whitney Fine Arts Center, as well as the consistent, outstanding performance of our students in both school and community. The school offers:
  • Three levels of band
  • Three levels of chorus
  • Visual art classes and art school art classes
  • Drama classes and Drama Club
  • Private instruction in piano and guitar
  • Augusta Christian offers a wide variety of middle school, junior varsity and varsity sports for healthy competition. Those sports include: cross country, football, soccer, softball, volleyball, basketball, swimming, cheerleading, baseball, track, tennis, wrestling and golf. Region and state championships have been won in men`s basketball, baseball, cross country, football, track, wrestling and tennis, and in women`s swimming, basketball, cross country, softball and track.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Augusta Christian Schools offer?
Augusta Christian Schools offers 14 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling. Augusta Christian Schools is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for most sports offered.
What is Augusta Christian Schools's ranking?
Augusta Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for: Largest student body, Most sports offered, Most extracurriculars offered and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Augusta Christian Schools?
The application deadline for Augusta Christian Schools is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 755 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Augusta, GA is $11,258 for elementary schools and $12,565 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Augusta, GA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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