Marion Academy

  • Marion Academy believes that all students can learn, Allstudentsshould have a safe, disciplined school that places emphasisonChristian morals and beliefs, All students should beaccountablefor their educational goals, success, and behavior,Education is ashared responsibility between church, home, school,and communityas a whole, Educated citizens are vital to society,Progress ineducation, the community, and individuals requires awillingness tochange.
  • The mission of Marion Academy is to equip students withaquality education in a safe, Christian environment thatpreparesthem to excel in higher education, the work force, andlife.
  • MarionAcademy will be a high quality academic school with atleast 135students, with talented and dedicated teachers, withpersonalattention for all students, and with a substantial businessplan.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1988

Student Body

Total Students85 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Marion Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size7 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,988
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMargaret Hallmon

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Panther Athletic Club, Parent Teacher Organization, Science Olympiad, Student Government Association

School Notes

  • Marion Academy believes that all students can learn, Allstudentsshould have a safe, disciplined school that places emphasisonChristian morals and beliefs, All students should beaccountablefor their educational goals, success, and behavior,Education is ashared responsibility between church, home, school,and communityas a whole, Educated citizens are vital to society,Progress ineducation, the community, and individuals requires awillingness tochange. The mission of Marion Academy is to equipstudents with aquality education in a safe, Christian environmentthat preparesthem to excel in higher education, the work force, andlife. MarionAcademy will be a high quality academic school with atleast 135students, with talented and dedicated teachers, withpersonalattention for all students, and with a substantial businessplan.

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I love the family atmosphere of this school. The emphasis on education with a well balanced extra-curricular life is exactly what I want my child to learn. 100% of the students who attend are involved in sports of some type. I would not want to have my child in any other school in the area!
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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,388 for elementary schools and $7,718 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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