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San Marcos Academy in top 30 Best Christian Schools in America
San Marcos Academy was named one of the 30 Best Christian Boarding Schools in America by selected SMA based on several weighted factors, including academic excellence, extracurricular richness, geographical and demographical diversity, and reputation. is a leading resource for prospective students seeking a college or university degree. Click here to read the entire article and view the profile of SMA.

Christian boarding schools in Texas

Although there are many Christian boarding schools throughout the United States, the number of Christian boarding schools in Texas is very limited. One of the premier schools you will find in your search is San Marcos Academy, located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country.

San Marcos Academy has a rich heritage as a Christian boarding school in Texas dating all the way back to our first class in 1908. For over one hundred years we have been provided a valuable service in the education of young men and women.

San Marcos Academy has a simple but straightforward mission: “to educate young men and women within a nurturing community based on Christian values.” Our overall goal is to produce young leaders whose lives are built on integrity and a strong moral compass. We also develop young adults with a life-long commitment to learning and compassion for others.

San Marcos Academy is a coeducational boarding and day school for students 4th through 12th grade. The academics program is challenging and provides for honors, advance placement and dual college credit courses. Our graduates are routinely accepted into prestigious colleges and universities throughout the United States. Be sure to look over our Curriculum Course Sequence and Grade Level Overviews for more detail on our academics programs. San Marcos Academy is proud to be accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the Texas Education Agency, and the Accrediting Commission of the Texas Association of Baptist Schools. San Marcos Academy is a member of the Association of Boarding Schools, the Texas Christian Athletic League and the Christian Athletic League of San Antonio. We are also a partner school with the Independent Educational Consultants Association. Additionally, we are proud to be affiliated with Texas Baptists—an affiliation that was established in 1910 and has stood the test of time.

If you are looking for a school for your son or daughter that is founded on strong Christian values, has high academic standards and provides for a caring and nurturing environment, then look no further than San Marcos Academy.

If you would like to learn more about San Marcos Academy check out our website and contact our Admissions Office with our handy Contact Form. We look forward to hearing from you and making you part of our family.

2801 Ranch Road 12 | San Marcos, Texas, 78666 |