Frequently Asked Questions
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.
MCS is accredited through the Association of Christian School International (ACSI) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (AdvancEd).
Preschool: 7:55 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or 7:55 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Kindergarten: 7:55 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Grades 1-3: 7:55 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Grades 4-12: 7:55 a.m. - 3:20 p.m.
MCS does not currently require uniforms, although a modest dress code has been established.
MCS offers several different programs in support of the general curriculum. Some of these services require an additional cost.
Backpack & Agenda Check
Speech and Language
Double Dose Reading & Math Intervention
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.
MCS offers tuition discounts to families with multiple students enrolled in K-12th grades. For the first child (enrolled in the highest grade) you will pay full tuition; the second child will receive a 10% discount, the third child will receive a 20% discount; and, the fourth or more child(ren) will receive a 50% discount on tuition.
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, tennis, 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.
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. Dual credit course offerings can vary from year to year.
All of the teachers at MCS hold bachelors degrees with many holding advanced degrees.