High School Profile

Administration

Head of School Seth Hathaway
High School Principal Jesse Owens
Middle School Principal Daniel Head
Lower School Principal Becky Callaway
Academic Dean                 Kendall Eley
Director of Academic Counseling Lisa Ricketts
Athletic Director Richard Ricketts
Director of Fine Arts LaMurl Morris
Director of Admissions Victoria Carter

School

Prince Avenue Christian School provides a comprehensive college preparatory education with a Christian worldview for students in preschool through twelfth grades. We strive to equip our students with the truth, understanding, and discernment leading to life-changing transformation as they pursue the mind of Christ. 

Our challenging curriculum includes traditional courses in mathe-matics, science, language arts, social studies, foreign language, and Bible. Our core curriculum is supplemented with classes in the fine arts and physical education, which encourage the expres-sion of creativity and the development of athletic skills.

Founded in 1978, the school is located on a new campus in      Bogart, Georgia, and serves the surrounding community with  approximately 800 students from thirteen different counties and over 122 different churches. 

Accreditation

  • ACSI/Association of Christian Schools International 
  • SACS/Southern Association of Colleges and Schools 

Membership

  • GAPSAC/Georgia Private School Accreditation Council
  • GHSA/Georgia High School Association
  • GISA/Georgia Independent Schools Association
  • SAIS/Southern Association of Independent Schools

Graduation Requirements

College Prep*  
English     4.0
Science     4.0
Mathematics         4.0
Social Studies     4.0
Bible     4.0
Health / PE     1.0
Foreign Lang     2.0
Electives         4.0
Total Required      ​27.0

(non-transfer student)

General  
English         4.0
Science     3.0
Mathematics                3.0
Social Studies     3.0
Bible     4.0
Health / PE     1.0
Electives         6.0
Total Required     ​27.0

Four Years of Bible are required except for transfer students. Additional credits will replace Bible credits for transfer students.

*College Prep with Distinction Diploma: Identical to College Prep except 1 additional unit (28 total) plus at least 3 courses from any combination of AP, Dual, or 3rd/4th year Foreign Language. 

  • 6 AP Course Offerings
  • 6 Dual Enrollment Offerings

Grading Scale

For AP/Dual Enrollment Classes, 10 numerical points are added to the passing semester grade, and for Honors Classes 5 numerical points are added to the passing semester grade to determine in-house awards and honors.

The following GPA weights are assigned to CP, Honors, AP, and Dual Enrollment courses: 

  College Prep  Honors    AP/Dual Enrollment
A = 90 - 100         4.0      4.5         5.0
B = 80-89                 3.0      3.5         4.0
C = 79 - 79         2.0      2.5         3.0
F = Below 70         0      0         0

Class Rank

Prince Avenue does not rank students because of our small size and rigorous college preparatory curriculum. 

Curriculum

Prince Avenue Christian offers a challenging college preparatory program. Our middle school includes honors and high school math courses, and our high school program includes honors, advanced placement and dual enrollment classes. 

Class of 2015 Statistics

Graduates: 66

College Bound: 64

Hope Scholarships: 60

SAT average score (3 sections): 1663

ACT average composite score: 25

College Acceptances

Colleges and institutions at which Prince Avenue Christian graduates have been accepted to and attended in the past years:

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
  • Albany State Universtiy
  • ​American Musical & Dramatic Academy
  • American University of Paris, France
  • Anderson University
  • Appalachian State University
  • Arcadia University
  • Arizona State University
  • Asbury University
  • Athens Technical College
  • Auburn University
  • Baylor University
  • Belmont University
  • Berry College
  • Brenau University
  • Brevard College
  • Brewton Parker College
  • Buffalo State
  • Bryan College
  • Carson Newman College
  • Charleston Southern University
  • Citadel
  • City University of NY
  • Clarke Atlanta University
  • Clemson University
  • Coastal Carolina University
  • College of Charleston
  • Covenant College
  • DePaul University
  • East Georgia College
  • Emmanuel College
  • Flagler College
  • Florida Gulf Coast University
  • Florida School of Technology 
  • Furman University
  • Gardner-Webb College
  • Georgia College & State University
  • Georgia Southern University
  • Georgia Southwestern State University
  • Georgia Tech
  • High Point University
  • Hunter College
  • Jacksonville University
  • John Cabot University - Rome, Italy
  • Kennesaw State University
  • LaGrange College
  • Lander University
  • Lee University
  • Liberty University
  • Link Year / John Brown University
  • Mars Hill College
  • Mary Baldwin College
  • Mercer University
  • Michigan State University
  • Mississippi College
  • Mississippi State University
  • Morehouse College
  • Norwich University
  • NYU
  • Old Dominion University
  • Oglethorpe University
  • Ohio University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Piedmont College
  • Point University
  • Pratt University
  • Presbyterian College
  • Purdue University
  • Regents University - London, England
  • Reinhardt University
  • Rown University
  • Samford University
  • Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Savannah State University
  • Sewanee University of the South
  • Shorter University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • Southern Polytechnic State University
  • Spartanburg Methodist College
  • Suny Buffalo
  • State Univ. of New York
  • Syracuse University
  • Tennessee Tech University
  • Tennessee Wesleyan College
  • Texas A & M University
  • Truett-McConnell College
  • Tuskegee University
  • United States Air Force Academy
  • United States Military Academy
  • United States Naval Academy
  • University of Alabama
  • University of Buffalo
  • ​University of British Columbia
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • University of Denver
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Indiana, Bloomington
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Mississippi
  • University of Montevallo
  • ​University of North Carolina
  • University of NC at Greensboro
  • University of NC at Charlotte
  • University of North Georgia
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Rochester
  • University of San Diego
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Texas, Dallas
  • University of West Georgia
  • Valdosta State University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Washington & Lee University
  • Western Kentucky University
  • Wofford College
  • Young Harris College