Mount Paran Christian School

Basic Information

Address: 1275 Stanley Road Kennesaw, Georgia 30152
County: Cobb
School District: Cobb County
Phone Number: 770-578-0182
Fax Number: 770-977-9284
President: Tim Wiens
Principal: Tawanna Rusk
School Type: PreK-12th

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Additional Information

Accreditation: Mount Paran Christian School has dual accreditation by the Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and AdvancED, formerly known as SACS. MPCS is also a member of the Council of the Educational Standards and Accountability (CESA), the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA), and the Southern Association for College Admission Counseling (SACAC).
Founded: 1976
Organization Affiliation: SAIS/AdvanceED
Ages/Grades: PreK3 - 12th grade
School Setting:

Mount Paran Christian School (MPCS) is Cobb County’s exemplary covenantal Christian PK3-12th grade college-preparatory school. Founded in 1976, MPCS is a private Christian, non-denominational, college prep school committed to excellence in academics, Christian Life, athletics, and the arts.

School Schedule: 7:50am - 3:15pm
School days in Calendar Year: 180
School Holidays: All
Community:

Mount Paran Christian School (MPCS) is Cobb County’s exemplary covenantal Christian PK3-12th grade college-preparatory school. Founded in 1976, MPCS is a private Christian, non-denominational, college prep school committed to excellence in academics, Christian Life, athletics, and the arts.

School Size: 1188
Classroom Size: 16
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12:1 school wide
Tuition:

22,000

Financial Aid:

Yes

Curriculum:

Our extensive curriculum includes 56 AP and honors courses, and a
magnet program for the fine and performing arts (Dozier School of the
Arts). AP students are required to take the National AP Exam in the
spring. Engineering courses of study and Project Lead the Way (PLTW)
facilitate STEAM curriculum. Academic teams reach success such as
Mock Trial District Champions and Robotics Super Regionals Finalists.
Connected Learning Program 1:1 devices issued to each student
middle and high school. Preschool students score higher than their
peers entering Kindergarten from outside MPCS. Exploratories and
electives include P.E., music, Spanish, French, arts, STEAM, and
critical thinking. Encore gifted-enrichment, advanced classes, and
directed studies programs are available. Countless academic and
service clubs offered from K-12th grade. Bible is taught at every grade level

Support Services:

Directed Studies

Camp Programs: Yes
After School Programs: Yes
Computer Capabilities:

1:1 Device Connected Learning Program

School Championships:

Football State Championship
Volleyball State Championship
Competition Championships
Softball State Championship

School Clubs:

Numerous

Parking Spaces/Availability:

Yes

Uniform Guidelines:

Yes, we wear uniforms daily

Admissions Deadline: Rolling Admission
Mission Statement:

Mount Paran Christian School’s mission is to unite with home and
church to prepare servant-leaders to honor God, love others, and
walk in Truth.

Philosophy/Belief Statement: MPCS is founded on four core values. MPCS is Christ-Centered, Learning Focused, Community Oriented, and Pursuers of Excellence.
School History: ount Paran Christian School is a preschool age three through twelfth grade private Christian, non-denominational, covenantal, college-preparatory school committed to excellence in academics, athletics, and the arts. Founded in 1976, MPCS is fully accredited (SAIS/AdvancED) and located in Cobb County, GA. MPCS unites with home and church to prepare servant-leaders to honor God, love others, and walk in Truth. Mount Paran Christian School provides exemplary pre-K3 through grade 12 academics in small classes, and we do it all with CHRIST at the center. Our job is to prepare servant-leaders — in the classroom, on the ball field, on the stage, and ultimately in our community.
Programs and Services:

56 Honors and AP Courses
Directed Studies Program
Student Internship Program

Notes/School Information:

Mount Paran Christian School (MPCS) is Cobb County's exemplary covenantal Christian PK3-12th grade college-preparatory school. Founded in 1976, MPCS is a private Christian, non-denominational, college prep school committed to excellence in academics, Christian Life, athletics, and the arts.

CAMPUS FACILITIES MPCS is located on a 68-acre campus with a historic cabin and 6-acre lake in the shadow of Kennesaw Mountain. The collegiate-like grounds include two academic buildings and a preschool cottage. The main building houses two media centers, two gyms, offices, and a dining hall. The state-of-the-art Murray Arts Center boasts two theaters, a recording studio, and multiple dedicated studios for dance, music, and ensemble rehearsals. A football stadium with turf field and track, training facility, batting cages, tennis courts, and five fields round out athletics facilities