Tallavana Christian School

Tallavana Christian School, formerly known as Gadsden Christian Academy was founded in 1971.
We have one class per grade and approximately 220 students in 4K-12th,with approximately 15-20 students per class.
The curricula used most are ABEKA and BOB JONES both produced by Christian Publishers.
Whether students continue their education beyond high school or immediately enter into the workforce, Tallavana Christian School is dedicated to the ideal of preparing students for success in life.
We do so with a combination of programs and atmosphere designed to promote the spiritual, intellectual, and social growth of each student.
Tallavana Christian School forms a partnership with the families of its students to establish a Christ-centered foundation upon which outstanding students can build a sucessful life.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 238 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,500
  • Acceptance rate: 60%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Speech/Language
Year Founded
1971

Student Body

Total Students
238 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Tallavana Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
18 students
Average SAT score
1200
Average ACT score
19
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Khaki pants blue polo top/Fri. white shirt, tie, navy blue pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
additional fee for bus service
% on Financial Aid
90%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$7,129
Acceptance Rate
60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
K Stephens

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes), Student Government Association

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Praise Dancers

School Notes

  • Tallavana Christian School, formerly known as Gadsden Christian Academy was founded in 1971. We have one class per grade and approximately 220 students in grades 4K-12th with approximately 15-20 students per class. The curricula used most are ABEKA and Bob Jones, both produced by Pensacola Christian College. Whether students continue their education beyond high school or immediately enter into the workforce, Tallavana Christian School is dedicated to the ideal of preparing students for success in life. We do so with a combination of programs and atmosphere designed to promote the spiritual, intellectual, and social growth of each student. Tallavana Christian School forms a partnership with the families of its students to establish a Christ-centered foundation upon which outstanding students can build a successful life.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 238 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,500
  • Acceptance rate: 60%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Florida is $8,911 for elementary schools and $9,868 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Florida is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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