Athens Bible School was founded in 1943 and is a K-12 private school located in Athens, Alabama, whose mission is to provide a quality education from a Biblical worldview in a Christian environment.
Number of Alumni: Over 2000
Campus Size: Approximately 49 acres
Male/Female Ratio: Approximately 1:1
Student/Teacher Ratio: Approximately 19:1
National Merit Scholars: 22 Finalists and Commended Scholars; 18 in the last 20 years.
Advanced Diploma: We offer the Advanced Dual Enrollment Diploma as well as the regular diploma. Dual Enrollment College English, History and Spanish courses are also available. Approximately half of our seniors graduate each year with an Advanced Diploma and win Presidential Academic Fitness Awards. Several have been finalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Over 98% of our students go on to higher education after graduation.
Average Teaching Experience: 12 yrs.
Current Operating Budget: $1.4 million
Capital Initiatives: Athens Bible School is currently involved in an $8 million capital campaign to build a new educational facility and sports complex.
Governance: Athens Bible School is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of seven members who develop policies and monitor finances, programs and the performance of the President and the school as a whole.
Accreditation and Memberships: Athens Bible School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.