Lakewood Christian Schools

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia- S. Barton reading tutor-- also, accomodations for mild Learning Differences.
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 474 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Lakewood Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Plain colored polo shirts, khaki or blue pants or skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / Jun. 30
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,300
Tuition Notes Middle School tuition is $7400. Fine arts electives include art, drama, video production, choir, as well as beginning, advanced and jazz band(s). Also Spanish, computer and interschool sports teams are offered.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Brenda Barton, principal
Admissions Associate Mrs. Nicole Rosquin

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama/Video Club, Student Leadership Drama/Video Club,
Student Leadership,

School Notes

  • Average class size: 22
  • Teacher's Aide for each class, K-5
  • Loving & nurturing environment
  • Christian worldview
  • 5 Bands, 3 Choirs, Art & Computer
  • Top scores in Spelling Bee, Math Olympics & Speech Meets
  • Top ranked competitive sports
  • Middle School - Avg 70% of students maintain 3.5GPA or higher

Profile last updated: 05/03/2016

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School Reviews

I can't say enough good things about the teachers and administration, or how strong and great the academics are here. My daughters are thriving at LCS and LOVE going to school here. Choosing the right school was a tough job and a little scary, but I am confident that sending my girls to LCS was absolutely the best decision.
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/16
LCS is amazing! Strong academics in a Christ-centered, nurturing environment. The teachers are top notch - well trained and encouraging. They offer so many courses that are considered extras elsewhere - band, choir, drama, video, Spanish, art and computers. Wonderful student body! The kids are taught responsibility and kindness.
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/16
Lakewood Christian School was a perfect place for our daughter. She attended preschool - 8th grade and we feel she had a great education. She learned very strong writing skills, and enjoyed the creative environment. She was in choir, drama, and worship band. She loved each teacher and she know they loved her. She made life long friends that even now that she is in high school are her closest friends. The kids at LCS are so nice, and the academics are top notch!
- Posted by Parent, 12/06/14

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