Risen Christ is a nationally accredited school (NLSA) offering an education of academic excellence with a Christian world view since 1976.
Small class sizes and multi-aged classrooms allow students to learn at their level and afford students a more personalized education.
The addition of an online high school partnership with a variety of sought after platforms allows students to continue their secondary education in a flexible environment which permits students to pursue extra-curricular interests, career path choices through internships and meaningful service learning projects which better prepare the student for college and life beyond the classroom.
Visas are available for students grades K-12.  Risen Christ has been granted permission through the Department of Homeland Security to issue F1 International Education visas to students wanting to receive an education and diploma from an American institution.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,985
  • Average class size: 9 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Risen Christ Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
Year Founded
1976

Student Body

Total Students
142 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Risen Christ Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
9 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
khaki pants with embroidered shirt from Lands End

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Sean O'Connor
Admissions Associate
Theresa Morgan

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Dance troupe, Digital Photography, Drama Club, Funtastic Art, Lego Club, Martial Arts, Private Music Instruction, Robotics

School Notes

  • Founded in 1976 Risen Christ Christian Academy has made a positive impact in the lives of hundreds of children and young adults in the Myrtle Beach Area. For 46 years, our quality faculty and staff have taught and mentored students from all over the Grand Strand area with our nationally accredited faith-based learning programs. Our K-12 campus is designed to encourage students to discover their gifts and passions, expand their knowledge and skills, and develop their character in a loving Christian environment.We invite you to learn more about the range of programming and the solid commitment Risen Christ holds to honoring Biblical principles through our strong academic programs as we follow our mission to educate our students, make disciples for Christ in a safe and secure environment. We welcome you to join us as we build an exceptional educational experience for your student.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Risen Christ Christian Academy cost?

Risen Christ Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $5,985 for private students.

What is Risen Christ Christian Academy's ranking?

Risen Christ Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.

When is the application deadline for Risen Christ Christian Academy?

The application deadline for Risen Christ Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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We have been very pleased with the academic level of teaching in a Christian environment. Highly recommend this school!
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I would be interested in teaching high school here. Jannay Valdez 2547223568
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,985
  • Average class size: 9 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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