DSC_3858 Banks Academy, Inc., a new private Christian high school located in the East Lake community of Birmingham, Alabama, is pleased to have Dr. Kathy King as its first principal. Dr. King received her B.S. In Early Childhood Education, at UAB and her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of New Orleans.

Dr. King was a graduate from Banks High School in 1976. She brings an extensive expertise in education having been an Assistant Principal for seven years and a Principal for five. She has been the Director of Auxiliary Services for the Leeds City School since 2007.            email:  Office (205) 834-5433


ACSI Accreditation

Banks Academy is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).

AdvancedEd / Cognia Accreditation

Banks Academy is accredited by AdvancedEd (now Cognia)