Hillside Christian School

Tel: (319)339-0998
Grades: K-8 | 30 students
  • Hillside is an intentionally small Christian school which offers a unique and effective 'one-room schoolhouse' type of education in a family atmosphere.
  • Individual children's learning styles and rates are naturally accommodated through multi-grade classrooms and mature Christian educators.
  • High academic standards are balanced with plenty of time for creative play and exploration so that children can enjoy childhood, not be hurried through it.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 12%
Students by Grade Hillside Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,400
Tuition Notes Kindergarten is 8:45 to 12:30, Monday through Friday, $2200 per year
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Hannah Dimond

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Vocal Music Art, Vocal Music,

School Notes

  • Grades Kindergarten through 8th
  • Christ-centered curriculum
  • Personalized education
  • Experienced teachers
  • Annual standardized testing
  • Reasonable tuition, $3400/yr 1-8 $2200/yr K
  • Multi-grade classrooms
  • Hands-on learning
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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $3,424 for elementary schools and $10,442 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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