Runnels Academy was founded to answer the need for an educational alternative in Big Spring, combining a Christ-centered atmosphere and focus with the classical method and philosophy for teaching.
We believe that effective teaching is more than just imparting knowledge. Our primary directive is to cultivate a love of learning in our students.
Grades: Junior Kindergarten (4 yrs.) through 8th grade (a grade is added as needed to accomodate growth)
Hours: 8 am to 3:30 pm Monday through Thursday and 8 am to noon on Friday
Uniforms: Traditional M-Th; School t-shirt and black athletic shorts/pants on Fridays
Full-time Tuition: $6,000 per academic year
Runnels Academy is being developed according to the guidelines of the Association of Classical and Christian Schools. Accreditation will be awarded upon graduation of the first class (K - 12th) from Runnels Academy.
Runnels Academy admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.