Find out about Athens, Alabama. Classic, Southern, Character.
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Public School Sytems in Athens
The Athens City Schools
have won numerous educational awards and has made 100% on state
adequate yearly progress reports each year. The system has 4 elementary
schools (k-4), an intermediate school (5-6), a middle school (7-8) and a
high school (9-12). Busing is available for non-high school students.
Private Schools in Athens
Athens Bible School
is a private K-12 school associated with the Churches of Christ. A new
campus is in the works. The school has about 330 students and offers
sports and extracurricular activities.
Lindsay Lane Christian Academy
is a private K-12 school operated by Lindsay Lane Baptist Church. It
offers sports and extracurricular activities and has a dyslexia
Colleges and Universities in and around Limestone County
Athens State University
is located in downtown Athens. Athens State is a University that offers
the final two years of college to the States many community college
Calhoun Community College Alabama's largest 2-year college is just a 10 minute drive south of Athens. Calhoun
offers a wide variety of majors and currently has over 12,000 students.
Many area students take the first 2 years of college at Calhoun then
transfer to Athens State for the final 2 years.
Colleges & Universities Within Commuting Distance of Athens