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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, a neutral outgrowth of which is service and mission opportunities that nurture Christian attitudes.
We offer academically rigorous classes in a relaxed learning environment.
We cultivate a competitive, winning attitude 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.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 834 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,284
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Madison Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild learning differences
Year Founded
1955
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021

Student Body

Total Students
834 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Madison Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Algebra I 8, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, Dual-Enroll Chemistry II, Dual-Enroll English 12, Dual-Enroll Physics II, Dual-Enroll Pre-Calculus, Dual-Enroll US History, Dual-Enrollment Calculus, Dual-Enrollment Statistics, Honors Algebra II/Trigonometry, Honors Calculus, Honors Chemistry, Honors Chemistry II, Honors English 10, Honors English 11, Honors English 12, Honors English 9, Honors Geometry, Honors Organic Chemistry, Honors Physics, Honors Pre Calculus, Pre-Algebra 7th
Average SAT score
1240
Average ACT score
25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Khaki pants, shorts, or skirt with MA approved top

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool Tuition - $8823 1st - 6th Tuition $$10,420
% on Financial Aid
9%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,630
Admissions Director
Renita Nelson
Admissions Associate
Sera Williams
Endowment Size
$2 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
28 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Delta Phi Omega, Diamond Dolls, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, HOSA, Missions Trips, Mu Alpha Theta Math Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, National English Honor Society, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Government Association, Thespians Society, Tri-M Honor Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Art II, Chorus, Concert Band, Drama, Journalism, Marching Band, Photography, Portfolio Art, Studio Art, Technical Theatre Production, Theatre Performance, Yearbook

School Notes

At the core of every academic institution is the pursuit of knowledge, understanding, and wisdom. They are, in fact, a progression in the growth experience. It is one thing to have knowledge and understanding; applying it in a way that benefits family, society, and God's kingdom requires wisdom. We hope to create a life-changing experience for our students and broader school community. We want to offer activities to allow the heart, soul, and body to flourish.
  • Our test scores reflect our commitment to academic accomplishment with college-bound students averaging 25.1 on the ACT (five-year average). Music, athletic teams, and the visual arts provide platforms for young men and women to experience camaraderie, learn teamwork, and express their various talents.
  • Our deepest desire is to partner with outstanding families to prepare young men and women to impact our world by loving mercy, seeking justice, and walking humbly with our God. I invite you to discover the rewards of a Madison Academy education.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Madison Academy cost?

Madison Academy's tuition is approximately $11,284 for private students.

Does Madison Academy offer a summer program?

Yes, Madison Academy offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.

What sports does Madison Academy offer?

Madison Academy offers 18 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Winter Track and Wrestling. Madison Academy is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for most sports offered.

What is Madison Academy's ranking?

Madison Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for: Largest student body, Most sports offered, Most extracurriculars offered and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Madison Academy?

The application deadline for Madison Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 834 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,284
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Madison County, AL is $8,036 for elementary schools and $7,506 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Madison County, AL is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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