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  • The King's Academy is a Christ-centered day and boarding school reaching local, national and international students of all socioeconomic backgrounds, educating and preparing them academically, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually for the 21st Century.
  • The King's Academy is dedicated to preparing students for a life of maximum contribution to the cause of Christ. This preparation focuses on the mental, physical, spiritual, and social development of each student.
  • Education equips the student with the training and values necessary for happy and successful living in a pluralistic and democratic society, both now and in the future.
  • The academy's curriculum provides not only for the common and general needs of school youth, but also for individual interests and needs.
  • The academy provides opportunities for students to develop healthy bodies and habits.
  • The individual's spiritual development coincides with his or her intellectual, social, and physical training.
  • Providing opportunities for personal and individual response to the claims of Jesus Christ is a premise on which the academy is firmly based.
  • The academy provides an educational atmosphere in which Christian beliefs and values are freely examined and expressed.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1880

Student Body

Total Students388 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeThe King's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
52%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus A/B, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics, AP Statistics, Dual enrollment Chinese III- (charge for ALL dual enrollment courses, 3 credit hours), Dual enrollment Chinese IV, Dual enrollment Honors Chemistry II, Dual enrollment Honors English III, Dual enrollment Honors Human Biology, Dual enrollment Honors Spanish III, Dual enrollment Honors Spanish IV, Dual enrollment Honors US History, Dual enrollment Honors World History, Honors Algebra I, Honors Algebra II, Honors Art, Honors Band, Honors Biology I, Honors Chemistry I, Honors Chinese III, Honors Chinese IV, Honors Choir, Honors English I, Honors English II, Honors English IV, Honors Geometry, Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors Spanish III, Honors Spanish IV,
Average ACT score25
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki or navy pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / Apr. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes$2920-$6480 - K4 dependent upon number of days attended $6920 - Grades K-2 $7200 - Grades 3-5 $7660 - Grades 6-8 Day Student $8510 - Grades 9-12 Day Student 5-day boarding students: R/B/T- Grades 7-8 $19730 R/B/T- Grades 9-12 $20260 7-Day Boarding students: R/B/T Grades 7-8 $27,730 R/B/T Grades 9-12 $28,800
% on Financial Aid
17%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJanice Mink
Admissions AssociateLori Campbell

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Book Club, Chess Club, Debate Team, Envirothon, National Honor Society, Scholar's Bowl, Science Olympiad, Student Government, TMTA Math Team, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama, Praise and Worship Team

School Notes

  • The King's Academy is a Christ-centered day and boarding school reaching local, national and international students of all socioeconomic backgrounds, educating and preparing them academically, emotionally, physically, socially, and spiritually for the 21st Century. The King's Academy is dedicated to preparing students for a life of maximum contribution to the cause of Christ. This preparation focuses on the mental, physical, spiritual, and social development of each student. Education equips the student with the training and values necessary for happy and successful living in a pluralistic and democratic society, both now and in the future. The academy's curriculum provides not only for the common and general needs of school youth, but also for individual interests and needs. The academy provides opportunities for students to develop healthy bodies and habits. The individual's spiritual development coincides with his or her intellectual, social, and physical training. Providing opportunities for personal and individual response to the claims of Jesus Christ is a premise on which the academy is firmly based. The academy provides an educational atmosphere in which Christian beliefs and values are freely examined and expressed.

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