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Hoover Christian School Photo #1 - We have a wonderful building and atmosphere at our school.
A small school promoting elite academics, Christian values, and diversity.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 59 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,573
  • Acceptance rate: 86%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Hoover Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1947

Student Body

Total Students
59 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Hoover Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
10 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(polo shirts, khaki pants, skirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$4573 is an average per year depending on grade level and other variables; range is $4502-$4644
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,715
Acceptance Rate
86%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Carolyn Petty

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Stringed instrument instruction

School Notes

  • Great test scores averaging nearly two grades above average
  • Excellent, completely certified teaching staff (many with multiple degrees and state certifications) and including art, music, and Spanish
  • Ideal setting--next to Aldridge Botanical Gardens
  • Won the Southeast Regional NYSE investment competition (placed 4th in the nation)
  • Facilities: newly renovated 1.5 million dollar building, adjoining field, and gymnasium
  • Advanced technology includes computers in each classroom, video projectors, and video conferencing class options for high school students
  • Affiliated with Griggs International for selected 11-12th grade classes, some with dual enrollment
  • Catered vegetarian hot lunch optional

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 59 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,573
  • Acceptance rate: 86%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Birmingham, AL is $8,826 for elementary schools and $9,656 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Birmingham, AL is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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