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State

Georgia

Number of Students

750

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1160

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Athens Christian School

Private Day School – Athens , Georgia

Athens Christian School is a private, inter-denominational Christian day school for boys and girls located one and a half hours from Atlanta. Offering a welcoming, tight-knit environment in which to learn and grow, the curriculum is a healthy combination of Advanced Placement courses, clubs and activities.

FACILITIES
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
After school athletics are highly encouraged at Athens Christian School. Students have more than 15 sports to choose from, including their championship cross country and track teams. Besides competitive and intermural sports, it’s well known for its strong music program.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Athens is just northeast of the world-class city of Atlanta with a large variety of professional sports teams, museums and entertainment. Boasting sunny weather year round, Athens has become a favorite among international students because of its famous southern charm and hospitality—it’s a place to experience American culture first hand.

Location
Located about one and a half hours east of Atlanta.

Area Population: 115,000
City Website: City of Athens

Dates
Estimated Fall Start: Mid-August
Estimated Fall End: Mid-December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Late May

School Facts

Year Founded

1970

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

750

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:17

Average Class Size

20

ESL Programs

No

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

70 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Christian

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1160

Foreign Languages

  • Latin
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

80%

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Film
  • Graphic and Media Design
  • Theater - One-Act Play
  • Piano Keyboard
  • Visual Arts

AP Courses

  • Calculus AB
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Football
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Bible Club
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Future Farmers of America
  • Mock Trial
  • Mission Trips
  • Red Cross
  • Trips

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Anderson University, Asbury University, Auburn University, Depauw University, Euory University, Georgia Southern University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Harding University, Harvard University, Lee University, Liberty University, Mercer University, Ohio State University, University of Alabama, University of Florida, University of Georgia, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, University of Massachusetts, University of Minnesota, University of North Carolina, University of Tennessee, University of Virginia, Vanderbilt University, West Pointe Academy

University Acceptance Rate:
80%

Closest International and Local Airports: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)
For Details Visit Website: Athens Christian School