Madison Academy

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What distinguishes Madison Academy from other schools in North Alabama is our balanced approach to learning.
A quality education in a Christian environment is the primary mission of Madison Academy.
We offer academically rigorous classes in a relaxed learning environment.
We cultivate a competitive, winning attittude in the spirit of fellowship and camaraderie.
We embrace diversity so that we may honor Christ in everything we do.
We provide service and mission opportunities that help develop Christian attitudes.
We encourage students to live by the ideals upon which our nation was founded and to be good citizens.
We teach secular educational material from a Biblical perspective so that our students are both well informed and fully grounded.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Christian School Association (NCSA)
Religious AffiliationChurch of Christ
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1955
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018, 2019, 2020

Student Body

Total Students868 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Madison Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, Dual-Enroll English 12, Dual-Enroll Honors Advanced Mathematics, Dual-Enroll Honors Chemistry II, Dual-Enroll Physics, Dual-Enroll World History, Honors Advanced Mathematics, Honors Algebra I 8, Honors Chemistry, Honors Chemistry II, Honors English 10, Honors English 9, Honors Geometry, Honors Physics, Honors Pre Calculus, Honors Pre-Algebra 7
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants, shorts, or skirt with MA approved polo, jacket, or sweatshirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,050
Tuition NotesSibling discounted tuition rate
Admissions DirectorJoanna Walker
Admissions AssociateRenita Nelson


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.22 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Anchor Club, Bass Anglers Club, BEST Robotics, Chess Club (grades 3-6), Delta Phi Omega, Diamond Dolls, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Mu Alpha Theta, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Science Olympiad, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Government Association

Arts and Music Programs:
AP Art, Art, Chorus, Concert Band, Drumline, Kidz Art (grades K-1), Marching Band, Theater

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    (256) 799-6100
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    5.9 miles
    375 Mt Zion Rd
    Madison, AL 35757
    (256) 705-8300
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