Since 1974, Shades Mountain Christian School has opened its doors to serve families throughout the Birmingham metro area.
For over 40 years, SMCS has been a leader in Christian education in the Birmingham area. SMCS – Equipping students for life through academics and service to Christ.
A Great Place to Start
The preschool and kindergarten at SMCS is a great place to start your little ones on the path to success. The preschool is a half-day program serving grades K3 & K4 and our kindergarten is a full-day program. Click here to learn more.
Bulding a Strong Foundation
The elementary school at SMCS builds a strong foundation for elementary age students as they prepare for middle school. Our elementary school serves first – sixth grade students.
Preparing for Transition
The middle school at SMCS prepares students during this challenging time of transition and change. Our middle school serves seventh and eighth grade students.
Equipping for the Next Level
The high school at SMCS equips students for college and life beyond a formal education. Our high school serves ninth-twelfth grade students.