Founded in 2000, Shining Light Baptist Academy serves students in K-3 through grade 12, providing a quality education at a reasonable price. Using traditional approach to education, SLBA's students have excelled in a structured, academically challenging environment. Scoring 11/2 to 3 years ahead of their public school peers, our students are taught through the widely-used A-Beka curriculum. This program of study is academically and biblically sound. SLBA is a ministry of Shining Light Baptist Church in Monroe, NC.