Bob Jones Academy, a Christian school in Greenville, SC, provides a learning environment for a community of like-minded students, all under a nurturing faculty who teach from a biblical worldview while demonstrating Christlike character.
We challenge our students to succeed by providing high quality academics and encouraging personal excellence. It is our goal to develop fully prepared and mature college-bound graduates who love God with all their heart.
BJA serves students in grades K3-12 and provides early education for children from birth to age 2.
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Faithfulness to God’s Word and imitating Him in every interaction is our highest priority. Our goal is to help students develop a biblical outlook in all aspects of life and to provide them with an environment where they can grow and develop Christlike character.
Our teachers bring an emphasis on biblical integration and Christlike character into the classroom. They also bring a wealth of experience with 85 percent having 10 or more years of classroom experience. In addition, 60 percent of our teachers have master’s degrees or above; and at the secondary level, 70 percent have attained a master’s degree or higher.
We pledge to prepare our students for college and for life through top-quality academics. From the earliest grades to senior high, our students are challenged to study harder, learn more, and achieve the next level of excellence.
Since its founding in 1927, BJA has had a track record of excellence. Our students excel in music and speech competitions as well as academic testing. 95% of our graduates enroll in colleges and universities, having been well prepared for success in their chosen careers, and many have risen to notable positions of leadership.
By God’s grace, BJA alumni have gone on to successful careers in full-time Christian service, medicine, politics, and many other fields.
In addition to numerous doctors, pastors, missionaries, attorneys, and Christian educators, following are a few of the positions BJA graduates have held:
- American University professor (also a Rhodes Scholar and contributor to The Heritage Foundation)
- Bloomberg executive
- Clerk, United States Fourth Circuit Court
- Collegiate soccer coach
- Fulbright Scholarship recipient
- Greenville Water Commissioner
- Judge, United States Tax Court
- KOMO Newsradio reporter
- Resurgent Republic Executive Director
- Representative, South Carolina District 20
- Representative, South Carolina District 22
- Senator, Georgia District 9
- Senator, South Carolina District 9
- University president
- United States Army Special Forces Major