Mount Paran Christian School

Mount Paran Christian School
Mount Paran Christian School
Established 1976
Type Private Coeducational Secondary
Students About 1200 students
Grades Pre-k through 12
Location 1275 Stanley Road,
Kennesaw, Georgia, United States
Coordinates 33°58′54″N 84°30′10″W / 33.981610°N 84.502892°W / 33.981610; -84.502892Coordinates: 33°58′54″N 84°30′10″W / 33.981610°N 84.502892°W / 33.981610; -84.502892
Colors              Blue, White, Black
Mascot Eagle
Newspaper The Eagle Eye

Mount Paran Christian School is a private Christian school located in Kennesaw, Georgia, USA. It educates in grades pre-K to 12.



Mission and goals

Mount Paran Christian School opened in 1976 as a private independent school with the goal of academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment. The program seeks to incorporate a college preparatory curriculum motivated by combining school, church activiites and the students home. The school recognizes that the extended family plays an integral part in the student’s daily life and applaud their support at school events, such as chapel, field trips, musical events, games, and musical and drama productions.

The school's mission statement is "Providing academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment, Mount Paran Christian School unites with home and church to prepare servant-leaders to honor God, love others, & walk in truth." [1]


MPCS is accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS). MPCS offers a full college preparatory program with Honors and Advanced Placement classes, as well as joint enrollment with several area colleges. Mount Paran incorporates art, music, computer, foreign language, and physical education as regular components of the instructional program, beginning in the preschool and extending through the high school experience.

Mount Paran Christian School offers a program for gifted students in second through fourth grade(called ENCORE). Entrance into this program is based on testing and teacher recommendations.

The high school newspaper, The Eagle Eye, is a magazine based news format focusing on current events about the school as well as outside news. The newspaper is run by, the ecsclusive, Mr. John Braswell.


In an effort to ensure a high probability of student success, Mount Paran Christian School makes admission decisions for prospective students with the following general criteria in mind: faith commitment of the family and applicant, readiness to learn, appropriate academic skill levels, behavioral history, self-motivation, and leadership potential. Mount Paran Christian School evaluates all applicants giving highest consideration to students whose needs it can meet best and applicants who can contribute most to the school environment.


Mount Paran has a comprehensive offering of sports opportunities for the student athlete at both the middle and high school levels for boys and girls. Competition takes place through the Georgia High School Association’s Region 6-A.

Murray Arts Center

This arts center, bought by the school, opened in August 2008. Costing $35 million, the complex includes a 800-seat music hall, theater, dance studios and video production facilities.[2]

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of schools in Georgia (U.S. state) — Contents 1 Appling County 2 Atkinson County 3 Bacon County 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Cobb County, Georgia — Seal …   Wikipedia

  • Mark Rutland — 3rd President of Oral Roberts University In office July 1, 2009 – Present Preceded by Richard Roberts Ralph Fagin (acting) Personal details Born 1947 Texas, United States of Amer …   Wikipedia

  • religion — religionless, adj. /ri lij euhn/, n. 1. a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, esp. when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency or agencies, usually involving devotional and ritual observances, and… …   Universalium

  • biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …   Universalium

  • POPULATION — THE JEWISH POPULATION Growth by Aliyah In 1882 the Jewish population of Ereẓ Israel numbered some 24,000, roughly 5% of the total, and about 0.3% of the world Jewish population. Since then there has been an almost continuous flow of aliyah, which …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HUMAN GEOGRAPHY — In respect of human as well as of physical geography, it is convenient to divide the Land of Israel into four major units: 1. the Mediterranean Coastal Plain 2. the hill regions of northern and central Cisjordan (west of the Jordan) 3. the Rift… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PENTATEUCH — This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction definition outline contents and structure the primeval history the patriarchs the exodus Sinai/Horeb Covenant and Laws the journey Moses Farewell the authors doublets and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”