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Appalachian Christian Academy

Appalachian Christian Academy is a coeducational private Adventist traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Appalachian Christian Academy is a small Christian school in the mountains of Appalachia. We have been educating children in Manchester for over 35 years. We offer grades K-9 and are fully accredited by the state of Kentucky and by the National Council of Private Schools Association. We offer individually-tailored, differentiated, and hands-on learning experiences, as well as educational and cultural field trips, e.g. concerts, musicals, Civil War reenactments, plays, museums, to local artisans, farms, outdoor school, musical festivals, service learning, etc. Our goal is to graduate young people who have a balanced education in all areas: academic, spiritual, physical, emotional, and social. They are encouraged to be critical thinkers, problem solvers, and good citizens of this world and also for heaven. Our school offers the following:Low student to teacher ratioMultigrade classroomsCaring teachersIndividualized help and attentionDifferentiated instructionMany outdoor activities, such as play, games, gardening, outdoor learningEducational field tripsService Learning Activities/TripsSpanish, art, musicFamily atmosphereZero tolerance to bullyingDWS/Soul Shapers Discipline Plan, encouraging students to self-control, self-disciplineHome School Friday Program that includes art, Spanish, music (choir, bells), recess




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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 23
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 2
1 3
2 3
3 2
4 2
5 2
6 4
7 4
8 1

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Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Gender 43% Male / 57% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 91%
Black or African American 4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 4%

Associations & Memberships

National Independent Private Schools Association (NIPSA)

General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)

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