Private Schools in Athens, Alabama

There are 3 Private Schools in Athens, Alabama, serving a population of 24,735 people in an area of 40 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 8,245 people, and 1 Private School per 13 square miles.

In Alabama, Athens is ranked 96th of 776 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 91st of 776 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Athens Private Schools

Find Athens, Alabama private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


Athens Bible School 507 Hoffman Street Athens, AL

Lindsay Lane Christian Academy 1300 Lindsay Lane South Athens, AL

Temple Christian Academy 25820 Nick Davis Road Athens, AL

About Athens Private Schools

Athens Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Athens, AL. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Alabama Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Alabama State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Athens Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Athens private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Athens private school test scores

Athens Private School Statistics

Find Athens Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Athens Private School Enrollment
 AthensLimestone County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment144420
Kindergarten Enrollment10 (3.7%)48 (4.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)115 (10.1%)601 (13.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)212 (18.2%)561 (10.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)143 (11.7%)568 (10.4%)
Athens Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 AthensLimestone County
Less than 9th Grade Education1,264 (7.4%)3,841 (6.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,533 (9.0%)6,401 (10.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,695 (27.4%)19,353 (30.7%)