Mt. Bethel Christian Academy

Established in 1998, Mt. Bethel Christian Academy is a Christ-centered school emphasizing academic excellence presented through a Christian world-view. In 2018, MBCA was designated a National Blue RIbbon School.
This Junior Kindergarten through 12th grade program seeks to provide a truly Christ-centered education for children by providing academic excellence, spiritual growth, and encouraging a lifelong love and desire for learning. Our goal is to prepare students to succeed in competitive environments and to develop their unique abilities to the fullest. Rigorous academics coupled with a competitive athletic program and extra-curricular activities make the Academy a stimulating setting in which to learn.
MBCA is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Southern Association of Independent Schools.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage-based, sensory processing, and math learning differences
Year Founded1998
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018

Student Body

Total Students643 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Mt. Bethel Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 24 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,500
Tuition NotesJK $10,731, $13,557 Lower school - includes daily hot lunch, consumable curriculum, day field trips; $15,562 Middle School - hot lunch, day field trips; $15,562 Upper School - hot lunch, day field trips
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,000
Admissions DirectorAlison Stephens
Admissions AssociateMeridith Burba


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Riflery, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingArcheryBaseball,
Cross CountryGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Geography Bee, National Junior Honor Society, Science Fair, Spelling Bee

Club or Organization:
National Honor Society, Robotics, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
International Thespian Society

School Notes

  • // Low Student/Teacher Ratio
  • // Certified Teachers // Christ-centered curriculum // Lower Middle and Upper School Latin and Spanish Programs // Fifth Grade through Upper School features one-to-one laptop program, Logic, Fine Arts, Band, Drama, and Competitive Athletics // Science labs, art room with kiln, Mac mobile labs, iPads, video production studio, award-winning FTC and FLL Robotics, athletic fields // weekly chapel services; 6th-8th grade chapel is gender-based Before and After School Child Care // Two campuses located in the Greater Atlanta area.
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    (770) 578-0182
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