Eagle's Landing Christian Academy

  • Imagine a school that offers excellent, rigorous academicsconsistently yielding ACT and SAT scores above the county, stateand national averages, award-winning fine arts classes in art,band, chorus, drama, guitar and video technology, along withathletic teams at the top of GHSA state rankings.
  • Merge these with highly qualified, passionate teachers whoteach every discipline with a biblical worldview and you have anoverall program that sets each student on a path to accomplishmentand victory-not only into the college years, but for eternity.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMERIT Program: Student Support Services for students with a diagnosed learning difference.
Year Founded1970
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students1005 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Eagle's Landing Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
51%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, Computer Science Principles, Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature & Composition, European History, Government, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics , Studio Art , U.S. Government & Politics, U.S. History, World History
Average SAT score1080
Average ACT score25
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,040
Tuition NotesPreschool Tuition Range: $4068-$8256 K-2: $10,560 3-5: $10,680 6-12: $13,944
% on Financial Aid
12%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,500
Acceptance Rate
91%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSusan Moore
Admissions AssociateAimee Whitlock

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.22 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Aviation Club, Beta Club, Chess Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, FIRST Robotics, International Club, International Thespian Society, Junior Beta Club, Mock Trial Team, Model United Nations Club, MS Math Club, MS Science Club, Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society), National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, Science Olympiad Team, Technology Club, Tri M Music Honor Society, Young Charger Chorale

Arts and Music Programs:
Student Council, Student Leadership Institute

School Notes

  • The mission of Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is to glorifyGod by assisting parents in involving their children in a growingrelationship with the Lord Jesus Christ through KingdomEducation.
  • Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is a Christ-centered, collegepreparatory Christian school. The school is located on an86-acre campus twenty-five miles south of Atlanta. Eagle's LandingChristian Academy offers a well-rounded, biblically based academicprogram for children grades K-3 through grade 12.
  • Eagle's Landing Christian Academyis accredited byAdvanc-ED/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).These accreditations qualify our students to beeligible forstate scholarships and ensures credit recognition to any college orschool in the country. In addition. Eagle's Landing ChristianAcademy is a member of the Georgia High School Association (GHSA),Region 5-A, Southern Baptist Association of ChristianSchools,Association of Christian Schools International and the Council forthe Advancement and Support ofEducation.
  • Through theSchool Improvement Plancontinuum, westrive to prepare students from the youngest age to progress yearby year into students who are capable of succeeding in a rigorousacademic setting, taking advantage of Honors and AP courses. Thisis achieved through an alignment of curriculum and face-to-face,intentional collaboration of teachers of preschool through 12thgrade students. The results of this Ethic of Continuous Improvementare students who enter college at higher-than-freshman status andstudents who are capable of success in any path the Lord has forhis or her future.
  • ELCA is particularly proud to note that two current seniors inthe Class of 2016 have achieved outstanding SAT scores; one with aperfect score of 2400 and the other with a score of 2350.ELCAis on the forefront of Christian education in providing diverselearning environments for all learners. One such area in ourschool is our MERIT program (Multi-faceted Educational Resourcesand Instructional Technologies), which falls under the auspices ofour Student Support Services program. It is through thiscutting edge program that we are able to provide college-prepcurriculum to students who are not as successful in a traditionalstyle classroom. These students are able to be in a conducivelearning environment in which they thrive and are highlysuccessful.

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