Bob Jones Academy

  • Bob Jones Academy offers K3 through 12th grade education that is dedicated to Christlikeness, focused on academic excellence, and proven in effectiveness.
  • Everything at BJA, from academics to sports to community ministries, is designed to help students become more effective followers of Jesus Christ.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1927
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students1145 students
Student Body Typen/a
Students by GradeBob Jones Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform thru grade 6; slacks and collared shirts for boys, dresses or skirts and tops for girls in grades 7-12; going to a uniform for grades K3-12th grade in 2018-19)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineAug. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,700
Tuition Notessee for details
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMr. Brandon Autry
Admissions AssociateMrs. Tami Bucholtz


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,

School Notes

  • Infants through Grade 12.  Distinctly biblical education within a fun atmosphere2.  High ratio of staff to children which ensures that your child will receive individual love and attention.  CPR and first aid-certified teachers K3 - Grade 12.  Developmentally appropriate curriculum anchored in a biblical worldview with active, hands-on learning.  In addition to core subjects, weekly classes in art, music, Spanish, physical education and library.  Half-day or full-day sessions for K3, K4 and K5.   Daily Bible instruction that encourages Christian character traits, such as kindness, self-discipline and honesty.  Exception academic program with a wide variety of subjects.  In addition to core subjects, weekly classes in art, music, Spanish, physical education and computer.  Extracurricular opportunities, such as choir, orchestra, music lessons, field trips, a science fair and more.  Grades 7 - 12 have access to Bob Jones University facilities.  Regular chapel services and Bible classes focused on developing each student`s personal walk with God.  Varsity and intramural sports.  Strong music program including group classes, private lessons, choir and orchestra.  High-performing interscholastic mock trial and speech and debate teams for grades 9 through 12.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville
    Grades: PK-12 | 407 students
    3.5 miles
    875 State Park Road
    Greenville, SC 29609
    3.5 PK-12
  • Greenville
    Grades: PK-12 | 83 students
    5.4 miles
    630 Farrs Bridge Road
    Greenville, SC 29611
    5.4 PK-12
  • Greenville
    Grades: K-12 | 1098 students
    4.8 miles
    245 Cavalier Drive
    Greenville, SC 29607
    4.8 K-12
  • Greenville
    Grades: PK-12 | 775 students
    6.9 miles
    829 Garlington Road
    Greenville, SC 29615
    6.9 PK-12
  • Simpsonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 1063 students
    8.2 miles
    2211 Woodruff Rd
    Simpsonville, SC 29681
    8.2 PK-12

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Greenville, SC is $7,481 for elementary schools and $8,888 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Greenville, SC is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).