Marshall Christian Academy

Marshall Christian Academy opened in August 2006 with Kindergarten thru 4th grade.
Currently we have K2 through grade 9 with plans to add at least one grade per year will be added until the Academy reaches the 12th grade.
The facility has 13 new classrooms, a gym, lunchroom, and a large outside baseball field/play area.
Classrooms are wired to have computers, phones, and television. The Academy serves hot lunches each day cook on site.
MCA offers Extended day both morning and afternoon for working parents.
ABeka is the curriculum. Accelerated reading and star reading computer tests are part of MCA testing program.
MCA is fully accredited by the Association of Christian Schools and AdvancedEd (formerly SACS).
MCA offers basketball and cheerleading with plans to expand athletics as the school grows.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 209 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
2006
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
209 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Marshall Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
12 students
Advanced Courses
Algebra 1, English 9

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
See web page for tuition rates for all grades beginning with 2 year old kindergarten through grade 8
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Ed Rogers
Admissions Associate
Paige Pell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
cheeerleading, Christmas and Spring Concerts, Community Credit Union, drama, Middle School First Friday Field Trips, Music, Piano Lessons

School Notes

  • Marshall Christian Academy opened in August 2006 with Kindergarten thru 4th grade. At least one grade and possibly more per year will be added until the Academy reaches the 12th grade. The facility has 13 new classrooms, a gym, lunchroom, and a large outside baseball field/play area. Classrooms are wired and have computers, phones, and television. 28 acres of land has been purchased for school expansion and growth in the future. MCA will add 9th grade in the fall.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 209 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $7,225 for elementary schools and $7,731 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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