Whitesburg Christian Academy

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 577 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,950
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Whitesburg Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
577 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Whitesburg Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Average ACT score
26
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
See the tuition details at whitesburgchristianacademy.org
% on Financial Aid
2%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,500
Admissions Director
Lynn Lewis

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Band, Clubs, NHS, NJHS

School Notes

  • At the Academy, we believe in a biblically based, college preparatory, classic approach to education that is centered on Jesus Christ. Although the Academy does not utilize a fully classical model, our classical approach, which is designed to train the mind, consists of the three traditional stages of the trivium: grammar, logic, and rhetoric. What makes our program unique is Kingdom Education, which is a partnership between the parents, school, and church. The Academy's role begins with the safe, caring atmosphere of each classroom and continues with a dedicated faculty who want every student to reach his or her full potential. The Academy holds dual accreditation from the Association of Christian Schools International (ASCI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). All students are taught to view the world based on what the Bible has to say about every aspect of life, including academics. Our students come from many Christian denominations, with over forty churches represented. Through the Kingdom Education partnership, biblical worldview, and our rigorous academically challenging curriculum, we strive to produce students who are well-trained servant leaders and passionate followers of Christ.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Whitesburg Christian Academy cost?
Whitesburg Christian Academy's tuition is approximately $5,950 for private students.
What sports does Whitesburg Christian Academy offer?
Whitesburg Christian Academy offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Whitesburg Christian Academy's ranking?
Whitesburg Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Whitesburg Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Whitesburg Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (6 reviews)
5  
I have two daughters attending WCA. I could not imagine sending them anywere else. The teachers and staff prepare the students for the rigors of college while building a strong and deep understanding of what it means to be a Christian. I would deeply recommend WCA to anyone looking to place their children in a private religious school
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5  
We love the Academy. Our daughter has been in elementary school at WCA for two years now. She loves it. As you walk the halls, you can tell by all the smiles that the teachers and other students love it too. We believe WCA is the best kept secret in North Alabama. The school leadership has put together an exceptionally strong Kingdom Education curriculum and staff of teachers to prepare students for life. WCA is focused on and does develop students with strong Christian values, academic strengths, and leadership skills. We plan to have our daughter graduate from WCA with those characteristics, capable of becoming/doing anything she can dream.
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5  
I have three children attending WCA. We have always been extremely pleased with the quality of the classroom instruction. The new administrative staff is focused on academic excellence and developing Godly attitudes in the students. My chidren are all in Grammar School, but we plan to stick around for years to come.
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5  
We love the Academy! The teachers love to be there and it shows, problems are handled from a biblical perspective, and the curriculum makes it fun to learn. I feel like I'm part of a great family!
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5  
WCA is a great school with loving and caring teachers and staff. My children have attended there the last two years and we are extremely pleased with their education so far. They are not only growing academically but spiritually as well.
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5  
We are very pleased with the high level of professionalism of teachers. We appreciate the focus on character development of the students as well.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 577 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,950
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Huntsville, AL is $7,691 for elementary schools and $6,810 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Huntsville, AL is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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