Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Principal Delma Simmons
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Bell / handbell choir
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

18
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 74% 44%
Black 12% 37%
Hispanic 7% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Two or more races 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Ultimate Frisbee
3
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Kickball
Ultimate
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Ultimate Frisbee
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Our doors are always open to our parents
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Homeschool
  Public schools

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Math specialist
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://mcageorgia.com/academy/admission
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid offered Outside scholarships
Tax credits
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 85
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 73
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012