Old Suwanee Christian School

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  • Old Suwanee Christian School, a ministry of Old Suwanee Baptist Church, Buford, GA, has been providing K4 - 12th students with a Godly education since 1984.
  • We are a member of the Georgia Association of Christian Schools, and we are acceditated by the Georgia Private School Accreditation Council, AvancED, AACS, NACSAA, and NCPSA.
  • We strive for excellence in our academic, athletic, and fine arts programs.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedGSNS
Year Founded1984

Student Body

Total Students165 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Old Suwanee Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size18 students
Average SAT score1290
Average ACT score28

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,550
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade level. Additional financial information available on our website. Tuition discounts offered for families with multiple children. Families may apply for tuition assistance if needed.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBen Reid
Admissions AssociateAngela Dyer

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Chess Club, Drama Club, Nursing Home Ministry, Science Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, GACS Fine Arts Competition, Speech/Drama, Yearbook Staff

School Notes

  • A Godly Education - Our purpose for Old Suwanee Christian School is to provide a place in our community where boys and girls can get an education based on the principles of Gods Word. This is the only foundation that will insure success in their lives.
  • Spiritual Growth - The primary purpose of this ministry is to build young lives on the principles of the Word of God. The teaching materials that we use provide instruction that is from a Godly viewpoint. All of the school activities are designed to promote spiritual growth. We provide our students with values and principles that give them wisdom to live successful lives for the Lord. OSCS students are given directions in their lives that are consistent and definite, based on the absolute truth of the Bible.
  • Faculty and Staff - You will enjoy working with a staff of fine Christian who love children and who strive for excellence in their classrooms.
  • Academic Progress - OSCS only uses textbooks and curriculum that support an excellent academic education. Every student is evaluated using the Stanford Achievement Test. We encourage students to plan for college after their graduation. Students who do their best in our program are well prepared for the future.
  • Social Development - A Christ-like attitude toward others is the theme of our school. Students are taught to love others and do what they can to be a blessing and help to their classmates. The precepts for proper relationships must be instilled early in every childs heart for them to feel valuable to God and others. God has a special purpose for everyone, and every child is taught that he is important to God.
  • Physical Growth - Our teachers direct activities that help each student develop physically and emotionally. Our gym, playground, and athletic field provide each student with plenty of room to get their needed physical exercise.
  • Facilities - The Lord has abundantly blessed us with beautiful buildings and equipment to provide the proper environment for our students. We maintain a comfortable and pleasing environment so that our children are able to study without distraction. From the landscaping to the computers in the classroom, everything is planned to promote our attitude of professionalism.
  • Atmosphere - Students enjoy a well-controlled, Christian atmosphere of learning and growth. All staff and students follow a conservative policy of appearance and dress for all activities. Attitudes and actions that support stability and confidence are nurtured at OSCS.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dacula
    Grades: K-12 | 945 students
    9.8 miles
    775 Dacula Rd
    Dacula, GA 30019
    (770) 963-9250
    9.8 K-12
    945
  • Suwanee
    Grades: NS-12 | 302 students
    7.3 miles
    3160 Old Atlanta Road
    Suwanee, GA 30024
    (678) 845-0418
    7.3 NS-12
    302
  • Buford
    Grades: NS-12 | 677 students
    1.6 miles
    4600 Nelson Brogdon Blvd
    Buford, GA 30518
    (678) 745-4121
    1.6 NS-12
    677
  • Lawrenceville
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    5.8 miles
    1612 Collins Hill Road
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    (770) 962-0642
    5.8 PK-8
    148
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    Grades: PK-12 | 68 students
    9.1 miles
    263 Jackson Street
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    (770) 277-4722
    9.1 PK-12
    68

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (7 reviews)
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Who Knew......We have lived in Suwanee for 20yrs. Have five children,two attended and one is still attending the school. We were in a situation that had us looking for private schools near us. I can't thank God enough for sending us to such a great challenging school. We are truly grateful for every teacher & school administrator.
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We have been at Old Suwanee Christian School four years and absolutely love it ! We had spent grades Preschool through 6th at another Christian school which became increasingly more secular and worldview centered. OSCS has high standards, strong academics, genuinely loving and caring teachers, and is Christ centered first and foremost! Our high school student is being prepared academically, socially, and spiritually to fulfill the plan God has for his life.
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My children attend elementary school at OSCS and absolutely love it. They have learned a tremendous amount in their few years there. The teachers strive to teach the whole child and really work with the parents in the areas of both academics and spirituality. I'm hoping we are able to send our children there for years to come.
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Both our sons have attended OSCS since pre-K 4 and have done very well. The entire process at OSCS is above grade. The Teachers AND STAFF are caring, committed and qualified. Our children enjoy the atmosphere and the education they receive. OSCS provides for the entire experience- physical, spiritual, character, and knowledge development is above par at OSCS.OSCS has great facilities which include sports, the arts, many extracurricular activities an encouraging atmosphere for the youth to develop their full potential.
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My kids attended OSCS for 5 years. The teacher and staff were fantastic very kind and professional, always putting GOD in firs place. Great environment and the curriculum is very challenging we really love this school and all the teachers and staff.
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Old Suwanee Christian School is the best school our kids have attended. The school has helped prepare our kids to be very conscious of the view of God in all they do. The curriculum is very challenging. The teachers are excellent and among the most committed we have seen in any school. I am an educator and I applaud the balance of Christian standards and academic rigor. Old Suwanee was highly recommended by several people and our experience has been even better than what we heard. We''ve been to a couple of schools. Old Suwanee excels in honoring racial diversity. Our kids can't wait to go to school each day. They love to go to school and they love their teachers. The commitment of their teachers and school administration has inspired selflessness in them. Our kids are ahead of their peers in public schools and other private schools. Enrolling our kids at Old Suwanee is one of the best decisions we have made as a family and we are grateful to God.
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Our child attended Old Suwanee Christian School for nine years. The faculty and staff were partners to assist us in her education. They complemented and supplemented our desire to provide her a Godly education. She graduated in May of 2012. We are very grateful for the whole-child education she received. The faculty did not only teach a solid academic program (she scored 1770 on the SAT), but also addressed the character issues that will help guide her throughout her lifetime. Her spirit and soul were nurtured and challenged to honor the Lord. As she starts college, we are fully persuaded she is very well equipped to accomplish any task ahead of her.
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