Private schools guide
Alleluia Community School: 2819 Peach Orchard Road, 793-9663. Grades K-12. Superintendent: Chuck Hornsby. School starts Sept. 7. School day is 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Aquinas High School: 1920 Highland Ave., 736-5516. Grades 9-12. Principal: John Albert. Orientation is Aug. 19. School starts Aug. 20. School day is 8 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.
The Augusta School: 2623 Washington Road. 736-1238. Grades K-8. Director: Linda H. Murphy. School starts Aug. 25. School day is 8:10 a.m. to 2:50 p.m. The Augusta School provides a multi-sensory program for children with learning differences and Attention Deficit Disorder, with or without hyperactivity.
Curtis Baptist School: Elementary School: 1326 Broad St., 722-2437. Elementary school grades: pre-K-6. Principal: Nancy Wilcox. Elementary school day: 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. High school: 2230 Broad St., 736-0196. High school grades 7-12. Headmaster: Frank Webb. High school day 8:15 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. Both schools start Aug. 16.
Episcopal Day School: 2248 Walton Way, 733-1192. 3 years old through grade 8. Headmaster: James C. Price. Preschool orientation Aug. 20. School starts Aug. 20 for grades 1-8, Aug. 23 for preschool. School day is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for grades 1-8, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for preschool.
Hillcrest Baptist School: 3045 Deans Bridge Road, 798-5600. Grades K4-8. Principal: Beverly Bompart. School starts Aug. 19. School day is 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Immaculate Conception School: 1016 Laney-Walker Blvd., 722-9964. Grades K-8. Principal: Sister Margaret Mary Mohr. School starts Aug. 19. School day is 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m.
St. Mary on the Hill Catholic School: 1220 Monte Sano Ave., 733-6193. Grades K5-8. Principal: Charles D. McCormack. School starts Aug. 20. School day is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Augusta First Seventh-day Adventist School, 4301 Wheeler Road, 651-0491; Grades K-9. Principal: Lillie Qualls. Registration is 1-4 p.m. Sunday. School starts Aug. 16. School day is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Southgate Christian Schools: 2226 Peach Orchard Road, 798-2475. Grades K3-12. Principal: Leroy Brown. School starts Aug. 23. School day is 8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Westminster Schools: 3067 Wheeler Road, 731-5260. Grades pre-K-12. Headmaster: Dr. John Lindsell. School starts Aug. 17 for grades 7-12, Aug. 19 for pre-K-6. School day is 8 a.m. to 3:20 p.m.
Augusta Christian Schools: 313 Baston Road, Martinez, 863-2905. Grades K4-12. Principals: Jim Kincaid (high school), Patricia Watters (elementary). School starts Aug. 16. School day is 7:50 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Augusta Preparatory Day School: 285 Flowing Wells Road, 863-1906. Preschool-12. Headmaster: Jack Hall. Mandatory orientation/registration day, Aug. 20. School starts Aug. 23.
Aiken Preparatory School: 619 Barnwell Ave. N.W., Aiken. (803) 648-3223. Grades K4-9. Headmaster: Don Fudge. School starts Aug. 30. School day is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mead Hall School: 129 Pendleton St. S.W. (803) 648-9666. Grades K4-6. Principal: James Martin. School starts Aug. 30. School day is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Our Lady of Peace School: 856 Old Edgefield Road, North Augusta, 279-8396. Grades K5-8. Principal: Carol Roach. School starts Aug. 19. School day is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Victory Baptist Church and School: 620 W. Martintown Road, North Augusta, 278-2138. Grades K4-12. Principal: Edward W. Martin Jr. School starts Aug. 24 for grades K4-8, Aug. 25 for 9-12. School day is 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.