Petra Academy

Petra Academy is a Christian school.  All of its board members, administrative staff and faculty ascribe to the historic creeds of the Christian faith.
Challenging classes in the Maths, Sciences, Humanities (including language arts, literature, history, and civics), and Arts form the basis of a Petra education.
Petra's classical pedagogy includes, as well, the teaching of Latin (grades 3-9), formal logic (grades 8-9), and rhetoric (grades 11-12).
Consistent with Petra's Christ-centered focus, Bible classes are taught at each level and constitute the integrating center of our curriculum.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1995

Student Body

Total Students199 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Petra Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Petra Academy is a Christian school. All of its board members, administrative staff and faculty ascribe to the historic creeds of the Christian faith. Challenging classes in the Maths, Sciences, Humanities (including language arts, literature, history, and civics), and Arts form the basis of a Petra education. Petra's classical pedagogy includes, as well, the teaching of Latin (grades 3-9), formal logic (grades 8-9), and rhetoric (grades 11-12). Consistent with Petra's Christ-centered focus, Bible classes are taught at each level and constitute the integrating center of our curriculum.

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    2.6 miles
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    (406) 587-9311
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    13 miles
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    Manhattan, MT 59741
    (406) 282-7261
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    6.6 miles
    1935 Nelson Rd
    Bozeman, MT 59718
    (406) 586-8061
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    2.3 miles
    1005 Durston Road
    Bozeman, MT 59715
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    1120.5 miles
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