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Athens Christian School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Athens Christian School is a private, inter-denominational Christian day school 1.5 hours from Atlanta. A tight-knit community, the school offers Advanced Placement courses as well as different clubs and activities.
Athens Christian School’s campus facilities are comprised of a field house, a football stadium, sports fields, a gymnasium, and a wrestling practice room. There are chemistry and computer labs, plus drama and music centers.
SPORTS AND ARTS
Students have more than 15 sports to choose from, including their championship cross country and track teams.
Besides competitive and intramural sports, the school is well known for its strong music program.
Athens is just northeast of Atlanta, with a large variety of professional sports teams, museums, and entertainment. With sunny weather year-round, Athens has become a favorite among international students because of its famous southern charm and hospitality.
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- Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 70 acres Campus Size
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
Average Class Size20
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Accepting Students in Grades9, 10, 11, 12
TOEFL Junior RequiredAccepted
Other - Eligibility Requirements?TOEFL Jr: 9th - 745. 10th - 791, 11th - 850, 12th - 867 TOEFL: 9th - 40, 10th - 50, 11th - 60, 12th - 70; ITEP: 9th - 4.0, 10th - 4.5, 11th - 5.0, 12th - 5.5 IELTS: 9th - 4.5, 10th - 5.0, 11th - 5.5, 12th - 6.0
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