Dayton Christian School

5.00 5 1 (5 reviews)
9391 Washington Church Road
Miamisburg, OH 45342
Tel: (937)291-7212
Grades: PK-12 | 793 students
  • Established in 1963, Dayton Christian School is a nondenominational Christian school representing nearly 800 students and 250 churches.
  • It is our desire to work with the local church and the evangelical community as we seek to assist Christian families in their Biblical responsibility to train their children to become Christlike, and to fulfill God's purpose for their lives in the home, church, and society.
  • Our faculty and staff are dedicated professionals who strive to develop young people into godly men and women of integrity who will serve their churches, their workplace, and their world.
  • The mission of Dayton Christian School is to partner with responsible Christian families and their churches in educating their children to become like Christ and preparing them to fulfill God's purpose for their lives.
  • Dayton Christian School is a PK-12 campus under the direction Superintendent and high school principal, Dr. Dave Rough along with our PK-4 principal, Monica Woods and 5-8 principal, Rich Garrett.
  • Dayton Christian is chartered by the State of Ohio and accredited by the Association of Christian Schools, International.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 793 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Dayton Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Financial aid is available.
Admissions Director Nathanael Dunlavy
Admissions Associate Kari Skolik


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Established in 1963, Dayton Christian School is a PK-12 Campus with approximately 800 traditional and homeschool students representing nearly 250 churches.Dayton Christian is chartered by the State of Ohio and accredited by the Association of Christian Schools, International.The mission of Dayton Christian School is to partner with responsible Christian families and their churches in educating their children to become like Christ and preparing them to fulfill God's purpose for their lives.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (5 reviews)
5  2/6/2017
We have had an amazing experience with Dayton Christian schools over the course of nearly 2 decades. We have had several children graduate from Dayton Christian as well have students that are currently in the system. We have found that they are challenged spiritually and academically to become the people that God created them to be. We have found the faculty and staff to be incredibly dedicated and devoted to teaching our kids but beyond that to be mentoring their hearts. On many occasions, the Dayton Christian faculty and staff have gone above and beyond to come alongside us as parents tohelp our children reach their fullest potential!
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5  1/13/2017
I have three children at Dayton Christian, from kindergarten to 7th grade. We have had the most wonderful experience since day 1, and any concerns we've ever had have been handled perfectly. My kids get excellent academic instruction from teachers who want more than anything what this mother's heart wants for them - that they have a personal relationship with Christ. Whether they are in class or at their extra-curricular school activities, excellence in effort and attitude is emphasized. The tuition is truly the best money my husband and I have ever spent.
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5  1/13/2017
My three girls have attended Dayton Christian since pre-K. They range in age from 12-17. i love that they all attend on the same campus. Dayton Christian teaches a Christian World View and each of my girls have thrived in this school. I am impressed with the dedication of the teachers and staff and the nurturing love they have for the students.
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5  12/7/2016
We have 4 children at DCS from 1st through 8th grade. The teachers and administration consistently demonstrate their dedication to teaching our kids, both scholastically and spiritually. Many wonderful friendships have been made, both for our children and us. The kids look forward going to school every day! We are grateful that they enjoy learning and are being taught in an open partnership with parents, the church and the community - fully committed to showing the love of Jesus Christ.
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5  11/25/2016
Both of my children are thriving at DCS. They have teachers who truly care about them, fantastic peer groups, and an athletic program that is large enough to compete but small enough so that they can try new sports if they like. The classes are Biblically-integrated and taught from a Christian worldview. We love DC!
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