Mount Pisqah Academy
Mount Pisqah Academy Photo #6 - Service in our community and around the world is part of our culture!
Mount Pisqah Academy Photo #7 - Academy Days (Open House) is a wonderful opportunity to get to know our school! Come join us in April!
Mount Pisqah Academy Photo #8 - MPA is blessed with a beautiful campus. God's creation is a daily reminder of His great love for us.
- Mount Pisgah Academy is a Seventh-day Adventist boarding high school located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.
- We place a strong emphasis on the spiritual, academic, physical, and social lives of our students.
- Through yearly mission trips, varsity sports, dual-credit classes, and weekend activities, we provide a well-balanced experience for our students.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)|
|Religious Affiliation||Seventh Day Adventist|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||96 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 16%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Number of AP Courses||7 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||American History 1, American History 2, Anatomy and Physiology, English Composition 101, English Composition 102, Jesus and the Gospels, Psychology|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(School polo shirts and khaki or blue pants)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$18,000|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition varies by year. There are many scholarship and financial aid opportunities.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$7,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Shane Bedwell|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Gymnastics, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Gymnastics,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||8 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Creative Ministries (puppets), Drama Team, Yearbook
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Class, Band, Bells, Choir
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- Mount Pisgah Academy is a fully accredited Seventh-day Adventist Christian boarding academy for grades nine through twelve located in Asheville, North Carolina.
- Mount Pisgah Academy is dedicated to preparing young people academically as they continue their education and preparing them spiritually for eternity.
- We offer an excellent academic program that integrates the latest technology with hands-on teaching with low student-teacher ratios.
- Our advanced diploma program allows students to take college-level classes and earn college credits while at Pisgah.
- And our strong commitment to service in the community and around the world makes Pisgah unique.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Fletcher Grades: 9-12 | 192 students
185 Academy Dr
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828)209-6700 15.2 9-12
- High Point Grades: PK-12 | 173 students
8000 Clinard Farm Rd
High Point, NC 27265
(336)665-9822 155.9 PK-12
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