FAQ's

What is the average class size at MCS?

Although individual class sizes can vary, we recognize that one of our special attributes is our smaller classes. This allows us to provide an optimum learning environment for our students.  Preschool and Kindergarten classes do not exceed 16 students.  Grades 1-3 are limited to 18, and grades 4-6 are limited to 20.  Middle and high school classes will vary depending on the subject matter and schedule.  The current student-teacher ratio is 14:1 in grades PK-6, and 15:1 in grades 7-12.

Is your school accredited?

MCS is accredited through the Association of Christian School International (ACSI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (AdvancEd).

What are the school hours?

Preschool:     8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Kindergarten:   8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Grades 1-3:     8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Grades 4-12:   8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. 

Does your school require uniforms?

MCS does not currently require uniforms, although a modest dress code has been established.

What kinds of student support services do you offer?

MCS offers several different programs in support of the general curriculum. Some of these services require an additional cost.

Tutorial Services
Backpack & Agenda Check
Psycho-educational Testing
Speech and Language
Double Dose Reading & Math Intervention

Do you offer before and after school care to students?

MCS offers before school care from 6:30 - 7:30 a.m. and after school care until 6:00 p.m. for students in grades PK-10.  Contact the school office for more details.

What types of athletics are offered at MCS?

The MCS athletic program is a competitive program designed to develop skill and Christian character.  In an effort to reach and develop students with varying interests, we offer the following sports:  basketball, volleyball, soccer, cross country, flag football, baseball, and softball. Sports offered each year are based on the level of student interest. For specific information concerning grade levels of eligibility and other details, please contact the Athletic Department.

Are honors classes offered?

Honors classes are available in English, Math, and Science to high school students who meet the enrollment criteria.  Some honors classes give students the opportunity to receive college credit through Bryan College.  

Are your teachers certified?

All of the teachers at MCS hold bachelors degrees with many holding advanced degrees.