About Us

Is your student ready for a challenging curriculum, exciting mission opportunities, and nurturing relationships that build character? At North Cobb Christian School, we combine academic excellence with an authentic Christian education. We are a private Christian K-12 school in Kennesaw, GA. We also offer a preschool program for 3- and 4-year-olds.

Discover a Higher Standard
What sets the North Cobb Christian School education apart from other private Christian schools in the Atlanta area? We’ve combined talented teachers, a proven curriculum, and exceptional enrichment opportunities with a community of faith that inspires each student to strive for excellence.

Academic Excellence - NCCS students score an average of three grade levels above the national average on standardized testing. We offer a college preparatory program, a Distinguished Scholar Program, honors classes, and advanced placement classes. We also have five unique academies to help students customize their education to future goals.

Authentic Christian Education - A Biblical worldview is woven into every academic, athletic, arts, and co-curricular program starting in preschool. Our weekly chapel is open to families. Students learn to share the love of Christ by serving others through local, national, and international organizations.

Dedicated to the Arts - Visual and performing arts classes begin in preschool. The curriculum provides opportunities for students to pursue a passion, develop talents, and showcase their skills through stage performances, art shows, weekly chapel praise, and concert performances.

Championship Athletics - With 55 teams in 15 different sports, NCCS has the opportunity to help students develop teamwork, dedication, and sportsmanship every day.

Experience North Cobb Christian School
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Accreditation/Affiliations

NCCS is fully accredited by the following:

  • AdvancEd (formerly SACS)
  • Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
  • Georgia High School Association
Membership
  • Association of Christian Schools International
  • Georgia High School Association
Religious Affiliation
NCCS student body, faculty, and staff consists of members from over 110 local churches representing more than 20 denominations.
Class of 2015 Standardized Scores 
 

NCCS

Top 25%

NCCS National Georgia
SAT (CR +M)    1281  1042 1006 975
ACT Composite     29.9   23.3 21 21
Advanced Placement Classes Offered

Calculus
Chemistry
Computer Science
English Language & Composition
Environmental Science
European History and Modern World History
Microeconomics
Physics
Studio Art
U.S. Government
U.S. History

Honors Classes

Algebra II
American Literature
Anatomy & Physiology
Biology
British Literature
Calculus
Chemistry
French III 
Freshman English
Geometry
Pre-Calculus
Spanish III
World Literature

The Academies*

Academy of the Arts
Academy of Business
Academy of Counseling, Ministry, and Education
Academy of Exercise and Sport Science
STEM Academy

*Students wishing to apply to the Distinctive Academy Programs at NCCS must either meet pre-requisites or audition in order to be accepted.

Foreign Language
K5 - 4th Grade - Spanish
7th grade - Latin, Spanish & French
9th - 12th Grade - Spanish, French, and Latin
Advancement
In addition to our Academies, AP, Honors Classes and Dual Enrollment classes in the Upper School,
NCCS offers the following:
2nd - 4th Grade - RISE (Research, Investigate, Study, Evaluate) gifted program
6th - 8th Grade Advanced Math
8th Grade - Advanced Language & Advanced History

Moving Forward Program - Tutoring, Academic Coaching, Early Literacy, Educational Cognitive Therapy, FIE
 
Faculty
23 Lower School Faculty
27 Middle School Faculty
36 Upper School Faculty
Teacher Retention Rate
95% (five year average)
Student Body (2017-2018)
912 students in PK3-12
(102 in Class of 2018)
Diplomas Offered
College Preparatory
  • 28 Units
College Preparatory with Distinction
  • 28 Units
  • Take 2 of the 3 electives in the following core subjects: English/Composition, Math, Science, Social Studies, Business, Foreign Language, Fine Arts or Technology
  • GPA of at least 3.0
College Preparatory Honors with Distinction
  • 28 Units
  • Meet all criteria for College Preparatory with Distinction
  • At least 4 honors and/or AP classes on high school transcript
  • GPA of at least 3.0
College Preparatory with Distinguished Scholar Program
  • Must be enrolled in Distinguished Scholar Program, grades 9-12
  • GPA of at least 3.5 or above and take a minimum of 12 core honors courses, a minimum of 3 AP courses and 3 years of the same foreign language
College Preparatory with Academy Distinction
Meet criteria for College Preparatory and successfully complete requirements for one of the NCCS Academies
Community Service
In order to encourage our studentsto be the hands and feet of Jesus and serve others in His name, NCCS has a community service component. A minimum of 46 hours of Community Service is required during Upper School for graduation. All students from PK3-12th have multiple opportunities throughout the year to serve.
Before and After School Care Programs

NCCS opens at 7:00am each morning and offers free childcare until classes begin. Breakfast is also available to purchase.

QUEST Club, our after school program is available for students in

PK3-5th grade until 6:30pm each day (6:00 for PK3). There is a fee for QUEST Club. Special classes are offered through QUEST throughout the year as well.

Guidance Program
Individual and in-class guidance programs are offered in lower, middle, and upper school. Our Pathways program in Middle School includes testing to help students answer the questions of who they are, what are their gifts, how they learn, and where their initial career interests lie. Teachers and parents benefit from the valuable information, while students learn to utilize it to make informed decisions about their future. Our Upper School Guidance Department features College and Life Planning Resources.
Uniforms
Lower School students and Middle School students are required to wear uniforms. Upper School students adhere to Personal Appearance Standards. 

 

Select Colleges to Which NCCS Graduates Have Been Accepted 2000-2016
  • Air Force Academy
  • American Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • American University
  • Anderson University
  • Appalachian State University
  • Arizona State University
  • Armstrong State University
  • Auburn University
  • Austin Peay State University
  • Avila University
  • Baylor University
  • Belmont Abbey College
  • Belmont University
  • Berry College
  • Bethune-Cookman University
  • Birmingham Southern University
  • Boston Conservatory
  • Boston University
  • Brenau University
  • Brigham Young University
  • Bryant University
  • Campbellsville University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Carson-Newman College
  • Catholic University of America
  • Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
  • Clemson University
  • Coastal Carolina University
  • College of Charleston
  • Columbia College Chicago
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Columbus State University
  • Covenant College
  • Dalton State College
  • DePaul University
  • Darton State College
  • Drew University
  • Drexel College
  • Elon University
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Emerson College
  • Emory University
  • Emory University-Oxford College
  • Erskine College
  • Flagler College
  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Florida Institute of Technology
  • Florida State University
  • Fordham University
  • Furman University
  • Gardner-Webb University
  • George Mason University
  • Georgia College & State University
  • Georgia Highlands College
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia Perimeter College
  • Georgia Regents University
  • Georgia Southern University
  • Georgia Southwestern University
  • Georgia State University
  • George Washington University
  • Hampton University
  • Harding University
  • Hillsborough Community College
  • Hofstra University
  • Indiana University
  • Jacksonville State University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Kennesaw State University
  • Lee University
  • Lehigh University
  • Lenoir-Rhyne University
  • Liberty University
  • Life University
  • Lipscomb University
  • Louisiana State University
  • Marquette University
  • Maryland Institute of Art
  • Mercer University
  • Michigan State University
  • Middle Georgia State University
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • Mississippi College
  • Mississippi State University
  • Montreat College
  • New York Film Academy
  • New York University
  • North Carolina Central University
  • North Carolina State University
  • Norwich University
  • Oglethorpe University
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio University
  • Penn State University
  • Oxford College of Emory
  • Pensacola Christian College
  • Piedmont College
  • Purdue University
  • Radford University
  • Reinhardt University
  • Rhodes College
  • Ringling College of Art & Design
  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
  • Saginaw Valley State University
  • Saint Louis University
  • Saint John's University
  • Samford University
  • Santa Fe College
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Sewanee & The University of the South
  • School of Visual Arts
  • Seton Hall University
  • Shorter University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • Stetson University
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • SUNY Korea
  • Syracuse University
  • Taylor University
  • Temple University
  • Tennessee Technical University
  • Texas A&M University
  • Texas State University
  • The Citadel
  • Toccoa Falls College
  • Troy University
  • Truett-McConnell College
  • United States Air Force Academy
  • United States Naval Academy
  • University of Alabama-Huntsville
  • University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa
  • University of Arizona
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of California-Berkley
  • University of California-Davis
  • University of California-Irvine
  • University of California-Riverside
  • University of California-San Diego
  • University of California-Santa Barbara
  • University of California-Santa Cruz
  • University of Central Florida
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Dayton
  • University of Florida
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Louisville
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Miami
  • University of Mississippi
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • University of North Carolin-Wilmington
  • University of North Dakota
  • University of North Georgia
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of South Alabama
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken
  • University of Tennessee
  • University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
  • University of Tulsa
  • University of Utah
  • University of Washington
  • University of West Georgia
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Valdosta State University
  • Valencia College
  • Washington & Lee University
  • Western Carolina University
  • Wofford College
  • Wright State University
  • Xavier  University

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North Cobb Christian School
4500 Eagle Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30144

(770) 975-0252
(770) 975-9051 Fax

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