Are you looking for Christian Private Schools in Greenville and Upstate, SC? Here’s a list of Christian Private Schools in and around Greenville, Spartanburg and the Upstate.
For a full list of private schools in Greenville, check out our Ultimate Guide to Private Schools in Greenville, SC and the Upstate.
TITLE SPONSOR 864.678.5107 | Two Campuses, Greenville, SC
2023 KABOOM Family Favorites First Place: Private Schools
First Presbyterian Academy (FPA) at Shannon Forest, K3 – 12th Grade, and First Presbyterian Academy Downtown, K2 – K6, both offer a unique, premiere college preparatory school experience rooted in a Christian worldview. Small, intimate classes are taught by exceptional faculty who embrace the idea that teaching is also discipleship.
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SPONSORED 864.299.1522 | 245 Cavalier Drive, Greenville, SC
Offers: Pre-K – High School
An independent college preparatory school in the Episcopal tradition, Christ Church Episcopal School is one of the Greenville, SC area’s most prestigious academic institutions, serving approximately 1,150 students in grades K5-12.
If you are looking for a school that will offer your child an educational experience unlike any other in the Upstate, a school that will educate the whole child – intellectually, spiritually, morally, and physically – then you will want to consider becoming a part of the CCES family.
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The close relationships formed between students, teachers and administrators is very apparent at CCES. The teachers demonstrate such concern and love for my child and make her feel welcome and cherished. From book buddies to science exploration with Upper School biology classes, to Skyping with students in Brazil, to enrichment and discovery opportunities to expand her appreciation for music and inquiry, my child has been given opportunities not seen in many other schools.
SPONSORED 864.268.2210 | 207 Mitchell Road, Greenville, SC
Offers: K3 – Middle School
For over 45 years, Mitchell Road Christian Academy has upheld a tradition of academic excellence, character development, and spiritual formation for students in K3-8th grade. We provide a safe environment with caring, accessible, and experienced teachers who challenge and nurture students throughout their time at MRCA.
Our students master content and develop the skills of effective communication, collaboration, and critical thinking. We are passionate about biblically integrating our curriculum and aim to glorify Christ in all our endeavors as we equip our students to become ambassadors for Christ.
Click here to learn how Mitchell Road Christian Academy can partner with your family. For info. on our admissions process, visit our Admissions page. For any other questions, please call 864-268-2210 or email [email protected]
SPONSORED 864.770.1395 | 1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greenville, SC
Founded in 1927, Bob Jones Academy is well known for its excellent education serving students preschool through grade 12. Our school includes a strong learning environment under a nurturing faculty who teach from a biblical worldview while demonstrating Christ-like character. Our mission is to assist like-minded Christian parents in challenging students to love Jesus Christ, to embrace God’s truth, to exercise integrity, to pursue excellence and to serve others.
We challenge our students to succeed by providing high quality academics and encouraging personal excellence. It is our goal to develop fully prepared and mature college-bound graduates who love God with all their heart. Our school is accredited through both Cognia and the American Association of Christian Schools.
In BJA’s college preparatory high school program, classes are 50 minutes long and meet five days a week. Twenty-four credits are required for graduation. In addition to a full slate of rigorous college prep courses, BJA offers an honors track—both math and science—and general courses in the core areas. BJA has a robust dual-credit program through its affiliated nationally accredited college, Bob Jones University.
Contact Bob Jones Academy at [email protected] or 864.770.1395 for more information.
SPONSORED 864.288.2867 | 401 Batesville Road, Simposonville, SC
2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Private School
Offers: K2-K4, elementary K5- 7th Grade
Our objective at Abiding Peace Academy is to provide an exceptional education, instilling a love of learning in each student by nurturing his or her intellectual, spiritual, social, emotional and physical development in a safe, loving, Christian community; while imparting a strong faith in the truth of salvation through Jesus Christ.
Abiding Peace Academy can make a difference in your child’s life. The foundation of our education is Christ, and children grow in the Christian teachings and values each day. Our small class sizes and dedicated teachers ensure that each child receives the nurturing attention they deserve. APA students routinely score above national averages on standardized test scores. Aftercare is also available each weekday.
Now enrolling middle school grades 6 & 7! Schedule a tour to see our clean, bright, spacious campus by visiting Abiding Peace Academy.
I love APA. Love the staff, the community feel, the playground time with other kids and moms, plays and performances, multiple opportunities for my kids to get outside and exercise, the open communication between parents and teachers, the field trips, small school size, a focus on Christ.
Safe, warm, and friendly atmosphere. The level of education and care shown by the teachers in outstanding. Our child is thriving at APA and is excited to be there every day. We are so impressed with the school.
SPONSORED 864.234.7595 | 2211 Woodruff Road , Simpsonville, SC
2023 KABOOM Family Favorites Finalist: Private Schools
Southside Christian School (SCS) partners with Christian parents in providing an excellent education consistent with biblical truth. We encourage students to discover, grow, and achieve all God has for them.
Elementary, Middle, and High School students are encouraged to excel in every area of their education. At SCS, we believe learning should be challenging and fun.
SCS also offers Student Success Services to meet each child where they are in the learning process.
Students have multiple opportunities outside of the classroom through service, clubs, athletics and fine arts.
Students participate in chapel, Spiritual Life Conferences, and small groups led by faculty and staff.
The community of students, families, faculty, and staff truly make a difference at Southside Christian School. The SCS community is like a family, which encourages a fun and loving learning environment.
We would love for you to experience our school through a private tour or an open house. Visit southsidechristian.org to complete your inquiry or RSVP for an open house. We hope to see you soon!
SPONSORED 864.234.9009 | 100 St. Joseph's Drive, Greenville, SC
St. Joseph’s Catholic School is a private, Roman Catholic co-educational day school located in South Carolina.
The school aims to provide academic excellence and form students’ minds, hearts, and souls in the likeness of Christ. The school serves a diverse community of students from 37 zip codes, 24 cities, and six counties.
The school offers a wide range of educational opportunities, including 13 Advanced Placement courses, 22 Honors courses, and 10 Honor Societies. The school is an independent Catholic school, recognized and approved by the Diocese of Charleston. SJCS has received various accolades, including being named a Catholic Education Honor Roll School of Excellence by the Cardinal Newman Society, and being ranked the #1 Catholic School in South Carolina by Niche.com.
The school also offers generous financial aid, with more than $1.7 million given in aid through its Flexible Tuition program. Additionally, SJCS offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including 53 sports teams and 64 fine arts opportunities. 98% of graduates earn at least one merit-based scholarship.
Visit www.sjcatholicschool.org for more information.
SPONSORED 864.729.2873 | Suite E-9, McAlister Square (University Center), 225 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, SC
Offers: K4-5th grade
Music Math Multilingual Christian Academy is the only K4 – 5th grade Christian Mandarin immersion school in the Upstate that provides authentic Chinese language immersion with a Biblical worldview. Located at the University Center, MMM Academy is a school with a vision to educate students with diverse learning styles and exceptionalities through Montessori-Waldorf hands-on and creative learning.
At MMM Academy, language immersion is incorporated with STEM and music. We currently offer authentic Mandarin immersion for both part-time and full-time students and are now enrolling students K4-5th grade for the spring semester of 2023! We also offer after-school enrichment programs including robotics and music classes.
Our mission is to equip students to become competent global leaders who strive for academic excellence, moral character, community involvement, and love for Christ. For more information, visit our website at mmmchristianacademy.com or contact us at [email protected] with any questions or to schedule a private tour.
864.370.3100 | 875 State Park Road, Greenville, SC
Hampton Park Christian School in Greenville offers curriculum, education, and programming for K5 through 12th Grade.
864.288.1917 | 150 South Main Street, Mauldin, SC
Mauldin Christian Academy focuses on Christian education to help encourage spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and social growth in students.
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We really love Mauldin Christian Academy! Very caring teachers and administration that provide a loving environment! Small class sizes are a plus and my son learns so much with the Abeka curriculum.
864.309.0511 | 701 Cleveland Street, Greenville, SC
Veritas is a Christian, Classical, and University Model School serving grades K-12 in Greenville.
864.877.5555 | 101 Calvary Street, Greer, SC
Calvary Christian School in Greer offers faith-based curriculum for K2 – 12th Grade.
864.277.5350 | 2 James Drive, Greenville, SC
Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School in Greenville offers a classical program through the Catholic faith for children in Kindergarten through 12th Grade.
864.329.9884 | 2519 Woodruff Road, Simpsonville, SC
864.331.2145 | 1209 Brushy Creek Road, Taylors, SC
Prince of Peace Catholic School in Taylors is the primary apostolate of Prince of Peace Parish to offer a curriculum based on the teaching of the Catholic faith. Programs and curriculum are available for K4 – 8th Grades, and K4 has the option of a half-day or full-day.
864.576.2234 | 1217 John B White Senior Boulevard, Spartanburg, SC
Eddlemon Adventist School is religiously affiliated with the Spartanburg Seventh-day Adventist Church and offers curriculum for Kindergarteners – 8th Graders. Their Child Development Center begins at 2 years old.
864.463.8888 | 650 Battleground Road, Cowpens, SC
Religiously affiliated with Mountain View Baptist Church
Grades: 4K preschool – 12th
864.587.2060 | 190 Lincoln School Road, Spartanburg, SC
Oakbrook is a College Preparatory School with Christian education in Spartanburg.
864.578.4238 | 8740 Asheville Highway, Spartanburg, SC
Spartanburg Christian Academy is religiously affiliated with First Baptist North Spartanburg and offers programming and curriculum for 3K through 12th Grade.
864.582.6645 | 152 Alabama Street, Spartanburg, SC
St. Paul the Apostle Catholic School is religiously affiliated with St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. The school offers curriculum and programming to help develop the spiritual, academic, physical, and social growth of each child in 4K through 8th Grade.
864.576.4953 | 1990 Old Reidville Road, Spartanburg, SC
Westgate Christian School in Spartanburg is religiously affiliated with Westgate Baptist Church and offers faith-based curriculum for 3K – 12th grade.