STUDENT/TEACHER RATIOS

• Preschool  -  6:1 average

• K5 through 1st Grade  -  8:1 average

• 2nd through 8th Grade  - 16:1 average

• 9th Grade and Up - Average ratio of 18:1 with lower ratios in A P Classes

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy maintains low student to teacher ratios as follows:

CORE VALUES

The Bible and The Church – ELCA believes that all scripture is given by inspiration of God and is profitable for reproof, correction, instruction, and righteousness. The Church has been and always will be God’s instrument to fulfill His purposes here on earth. (II Timothy 3:16, Acts 2:42-47)

 

The Family – ELCA supports parents and guardians in their biblical responsibility to nurture and to train their children in realizing their God-given potential so they may live lives that glorify God. (Ephesians 6:1-4, Proverbs 22:6)

 

Academic Excellence - ELCA teachers and students are called to academic excellence through the teaching and learning of 21st Century skills to cultivate life-long learning. (Colossians 3:23, 1 Corinthians 10:31, Luke 2:52)

 

Service and Stewardship - ELCA embodies a culture where students are encouraged to utilize their God-given talents to serve others. (Matthew 20:26-28, Luke 12:35)

Cognia (formerly AdvancED) is the largest education improvement organization in the world. Their 125-year history of success is built on expertise in accreditation and certification, assessment, professional learning and improvement solutions.

Accreditations

  • Cognia (formerly AdvancED)

  • Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)

  • Council on Educational Standards and Accountability (CESA) - candidate school

 

Memberships  

  • National Alliance of Christian Schools

  • Georgia High School Association

  • College Board

  • Georgia Independent School Association.  

For more than 40 years, ACSI has faithfully lived out its mission to strengthen Christian schools and equip Christian educators worldwide as they prepare students academically and inspire them to become devoted followers of Jesus Christ.

THE ELCA ADVANTAGE

WHY CHOOSE ELCA?

"It means so much to know that the Christian values I teach at home are being reinforced at ELCA. You can't put a value on that."  ~ELCA Parent

Imagine a school that offers rigorous academics consistently yielding ACT and SAT scores above the county, state and national averages, exemplary fine arts classes, along with athletic teams at the top of GHSA state rankings. Merge these with highly qualified, ardent teachers who teach every discipline with a biblical worldview and you have a program that sets each student on a path to accomplishment and victory…not only presently, but for eternity.

We invite you to visit our campus to experience what makes Eagle's Landing Christian Academy unique, and to explore how we can partner with you as your child gains understanding of their unique role in God’s plan.

A Message from Head of School, Dr. Tim Hahn

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is a Christ-centered, college preparatory Christian school.  The school is located on an 86-acre campus twenty-five miles south of Atlanta. Eagle's Landing Christian Academy offers a well-rounded, biblically based academic program for children grades K-3 through 12.

 

Through the School Improvement Plan continuum, we strive to prepare students from the youngest age to progress year by year into students who are capable of succeeding in a rigorous academic setting, taking advantage of Honors and AP courses. This is achieved through an alignment of curriculum and face-to-face, intentional collaboration of teachers of preschool through 12th grade students.

 

The results of this Ethic of Continuous Improvement are students who enter college at higher-than-freshman status and students who are capable of success in any path the Lord has for his or her future.

ELCA is on the forefront of Christian education in providing diverse learning environments for all learners.  One such area in our school is our MERIT program (Multi-faceted Educational Resources and Instructional Technologies), which falls under the auspices of our Student Support Services program.  It is through this cutting-edge program that we are able to provide college-prep curriculum to students who are not as successful in a traditional style classroom. These students are able to be in a conducive learning environment in which they thrive and are highly successful.

  

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is accredited by Cognia, ACSI, and is a candidate school for CESA accreditation.  These accreditations qualify our students to be eligible for state scholarships and ensures credit recognition to any college or school in the country. In addition, Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is a member of the Georgia High School Association (GHSA), Region 5-A, the National Alliance of Christian Schools,  The College Board, and the Georgia Independent School Association.  

THE MISSION

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is a gospel-centered, Kingdom-focused, college preparatory school that exists to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the glory of God.

THE VISION

The vision of Eagle's Landing Christian Academy is to educate future generations to develop and embrace a God-centered worldview.

STATEMENT OF UNITY

ELCA strives to nurture a unified community of God-centered individuals who are known and valued for whom God distinctly created them to be. We recognize and respect our cultural differences and unique abilities, rejoice in our similarities, and love ALL individuals as image-bearers of God.

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy does not rent, sell, trade, or provide personal information to individuals or organizations outside of the school. Eagle's Landing Christian Academy may share personal information to individuals or organizations contracted by or with the school to do business on behalf of Eagle's Landing Christian Academy. Any third parties who conduct business on behalf of Eagle's Landing Christian Academy are required to adhere to the school's privacy policy. 

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, financial assistance program, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

WHY CHOOSE ELCA?

• ELCA has been empowering students to impact the world since 1970

• Kingdom Education for grades K3-12

• Ranked #1 Private School in Henry County by Niche for 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022

• Ranked in the Top 20 Largest Private Schools in the Atlanta Area by the Atlanta Business Chronicle

• Voted Best of the Best in Henry County: Private School, High School, Middle School, and Preschool

• Fully aligned PreK-12 curriculum that ensures fluidity from grade to grade

• Innovative learning strategies and activities integrated into daily lessons

• STEAM activities are incorporated into content areas

• Differentiated instruction for various learning styles

• EXCEL, Honors and Advanced Placement, as well as the Student Support Services program for students with diagnosed learning differences offer the rigor and relevance necessary to provide our varied learners with the preparation for success after high school

• Parents and students have easy access to lesson plans, homework, and grades through FACTS SIS

• Weekly chapel and daily Bible lessons for all grades to encourage the development of a Biblical worldview

• 52% of faculty and administration hold advanced degrees

• International and national cultural and mission trip opportunities

• Championship caliber athletic programs with a Kingdom Athletics philosophy

• Superb fine arts program including art, band, chorus, drama, guitar, praise band, and marching band 

• After School and Summer Enrichment Programs

• In-house tutoring program for grades 6 - 12

• SMART Showcase School – SMART boards in every PreK4-12 classroom

• MS/HS iMac Lab, Video Technology classes

• Elementary PC Lab

• iPads and Hatch Interactive Board in preschool

• Media Center with iPad and laptop cart, GALILEO comprehensive research tool for all students

• Collaboratory that leverages mobile technology – Windows laptops, Chromebooks, 65” interactive flat panel, wireless screensharing

• Financial Aid available – Visit www.elcaonline.org/tuition to learn more.

• And much more! Visit www.elcaonline.org/AboutELCA to learn more.

Eagle's Landing Christian Academy

2400 Hwy. 42 N. • McDonough, GA 30253

770 957 2927 • 770 957 2290 fax

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