Decatur Heritage Christian Academy

  • Decatur Heritage is an independent, non-denominational, community-based school with over 100 churches represented, and offering a preschool ministry, kindergarten classes for ages 4 and 5, and classes for grades 1-12.
  • Decatur Heritage Christian Academy embraces a Christian philosophy of education.
  • We consider children a heritage of the Lord and education not simply a job or service provided — it is a calling which we pursue with enthusiasm and diligence.
  • The mission of Decatur Heritage Christian Academy is to assist families by providing their children with an education that is excellent and which instills Biblical principles to guide their lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students401 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Decatur Heritage Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur
    Grades: PK-12 | 82 students
    3.9 miles
    3211 Spring Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35603
    (256)340-9516
    3.9 PK-12
    82
  • Athens
    Grades: NS-12 | 500 students
    11.7 miles
    705 W Sanderfer Rd; 1300 Lindsay Lane
    Athens, AL 35611
    (256)233-3778
    11.7 NS-12
    500
  • Huntsville
    Grades: PK-12 | 122 students
    19.7 miles
    175 W Park Loop Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35806
    (256)895-9550
    19.7 PK-12
    122
  • Huntsville
    Grades: NS-12 | 298 students
    22.8 miles
    3616 Holmes Ave Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256)533-5248
    22.8 NS-12
    298

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,388 for elementary schools and $7,718 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).