LifeGate Academy is an Alabama church (cover) school for homeschoolers. LifeGate Academy, based in Madison, provides statewide coverage for those wishing to home educate.

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    LifeGate Academy

    Contact info:
    Telephone: 256-679-5969
    Administrator's Name: Michele Penton
    Website URL:
    Location (mailing address): LifeGate Christian Center, Madison, AL 35758
    Office hours (for phone contact):

    Sponsoring church: LifeGate Christian Center

    Enrollment area: Statewide

    Statement of Faith: None

    HSLDA: None

    General description (or Mission Statement): LifeGate Academy is focused on providing a high-quality homeschooling environment. We are a church school operating under the laws of the state of Alabama and as such, limit enrollment in the school exclusively to residents of the state of Alabama. Our tuition is affordable and we offer activities to support homeschooling families in their educational journey.

    Requirements: 170 School Days, Study plan submitted at the beginning of the school year, quarterly reports, behavior contract, Diploma plan for all students grades 9-12.

    Fees: $50 one-time application fee, $200 yearly tuition, $75 one-time diploma fee.

    Services: Legal means to homeschool, diploma plan for high school students, dual-enrollment, standardized testing, monthly filed trip and /or activities, service club, monthly homeschool support group/workshop, Yahoo group for support, academic counseling

    Additional Info: We offer classes also. Classes are open to non-LGA members, as well.

    Information here last verified on 08/19/21.

    The church school listed here provided with this description. Should you have questions about this church school, please use the contact information in the above description. If you discover that the contact information is no longer valid, please e-mail at No permission is given to use this description elsewhere. Please contact the individual church school if you wish to use their description for your own personal web site or publication. does not endorse any church school. Inclusion here is solely for informational purposes. urges those searching for a church school to familiarize themselves with the laws governing church schools in Alabama (since we "homeschool" under the church school laws, rather than a homeschool law in Alabama). You can read those laws here:

    The Code of Alabama 1975

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