Johnson Ferry Christian Academy

955 Johnson Ferry Road
Marietta, GA 30068
Tel: (678)784-5231
  • Founded in 2004, the vision of the ministry is to provide a Christ-centered, accredited program of excellence.
  • JFCA offers a college preparatory program and is a ministry of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church.
  • Johnson Ferry Christian Academy is accredited through the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS/AdvancED).
  • Johnson Ferry Christian Academy is a private, coeducational program serving students in grades K 12th.
  • Our 6th 8th grade program provides gender-divided learning and our K 5 and 9 12th grade programs are gender-blended classes.
  • Johnson Ferry Christian Academy offers a small classroom size learning environment with a focus on developing Christian character through academic excellence, athletics, community involvement, and leadership opportunities.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 369 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Johnson Ferry Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
Average SAT score 1320
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Students wear indentifying shirt (anything provide in our spirit wear line))

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jun. 30
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500
Tuition Notes + $250 Application Fee + $550 Registration Fee + $100 Activities Fee
Admissions Director Molly Bailey


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Chess Club, Chick-Fil-A Leader Academy, Cultural Enrichment Volunteer Program, Elementary Musical Theater, L.E.A.D. Mentorship Program, Latin Club, Middle School Academic Team, Middle School Musical Theater, Musical Theater, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), Newspaper, Praise and Worship Band, Robotics, Student Council, Yearbook Academic Team, Chess Club, Latin Club, Newspaper, Robotics, Yearbook, Chick-Fil-A Leader Academy,
Cultural Enrichment Volunteer Program,
Elementary Musical Theater,
L.E.A.D. Mentorship Program,
Middle School Academic Team,
Middle School Musical Theater,
Musical Theater,
National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society (NJHS),
Praise and Worship Band,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Rigorous Academics- A flexible, accredited Collegiate-Style school with courses designed to meet students where they are and challenge them to reach their potential with small class sizes. We also offer on-site college courses for dual enrollment candidates. JFCA develops life-long learners and critical thinkers with the capacity to engage the world.
  • Vibrant School Culture- JFCA students enjoy opportunities for competitive athletics, leadership development, service opportunities, and much more. We foster community with fun social activities, clubs, and the arts. OUr students can develop their gifts and talents within our flexible Collegiate-Style Education model.
  • Personal Development- JFCA provides intentional growth opportunities for students to take an active role in clubs, activities, and leadership programs. We value ongoing character development and tapping into their God-given potential as future leaders.
  • Spiritual Growth- We offer a Christian worldview education designed to point students to the love of God and His truth in community. The JFCA staff loves God and our students, encouraging them to embrace their relationship with Jesus as they learn in a Christ-centered environment.
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