Shining Light Baptist Academy

  • Shining Light Baptist Academy's stated purpose is to come along side the home and assist in developing the mind of Christ in each child by training him/her to honor God through faithful service.
  • The Academy provides a strong Christian education for the children of Shining Light Baptist Church members and for a limited number of families of like faith.
  • Our students tested nationally above grade level compared to students in public school education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded2000

Student Body

Total Students166 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by GradeShining Light Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size11 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
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