Mississippi Valley Christian School

2009 Seminary Street
Alton, IL 62002-0620
Tel: (618)462-1071
Grades: PK-12 | 113 students
MVCS has been offering a quality Christian-based education to residents in the Riverbend area for over 35 years.
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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 113 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Mississippi Valley Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
Average ACT score 22

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,204
Tuition Notes Multi-student discounts; Fourth child free Half-day and Full-day Kindergarten
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jerry Fair


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Choir, Speech/Drama Band, Choir, Speech/Drama,
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