Providence Classical School

Tel: (757)565-2900
Grades: K-12 | 171 students
Providence Classical School is well known for its outstanding academic program and is the only classical, Christian school in Williamsburg.
PCS nurtures a child's love of learning and equips them with the tools to think and live as strong Christians.
We invite you to come and see how our students are embracing the classical method of learning, tour the school, meet the staff and review our curriculum.
You will be amazed at the extraordinary things our students are doing and learning at Providence Classical School!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Parental contracts with NILD, teacher support
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 171 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Providence Classical School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1644
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants and logo polo shirt, Plaid skirt/jumper)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,600
Tuition Notes Please visit our website for admission and tuition information.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Susan Oweis
Admissions Associate Tricia Klock


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. AdTech, Archery Club, Art Lessons, Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir and Voice, Classical Drama (6-12), Drama (2-5), Girl Scouts, Jump Rope Club, Liturgical Dance, Moms in Touch, Piano Lessons, Science Club, Tennis Lessons, Yearbook AdTech, Archery Club, Art Lessons, Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Drama (2-5), Girl Scouts, Jump Rope Club, Moms in Touch, Piano Lessons, Science Club, Tennis Lessons, Yearbook, Choir and Voice,
Classical Drama (6-12),
Liturgical Dance,

School Notes

  • At PCS, our teachers and staff really get to know your child. We love, cherish and encourage them to reach their full God-given potential. PCS features: • Kindergarten (half and full day) through 12th grade • Acclaimed curriculum, classically taught: math, science, phonics/reading, grammar, writing, Bible, history, Latin beginning in 3rd grade, and for upper grades, logic, debate, Greek, advanced math, Humane Letters and more. • Small classes: a maximum class size of 15 students in K; 18 in other classes • Creative play time and reading centers for younger grades and recess for all grades • Accelerated learner options • Weekly art and music classes • Daily classical "Memory Period" • Weekly Chapel with guest speakers • Prayer Buddy student mentor program, matching older students with young ones ABOUT CLASSICAL EDUCATION It's an educational system that has produced some of the finest minds in the world -- from St. Augustine and Patrick Henry to Albert Einstein, Thomas Edison, Marie Curie and many others. Classical education is a method of teaching built on centuries of proven techniques that prepare students to become self directed learners who can think for themselves. In classical education, learning is structured according to the natural stages of child development. This enables students to gain knowledge, understanding, and wisdom at age appropriate stages as they progress through the curriculum. The results are simply phenomenal, with each grade at Providence Classical regularly scoring in the top 15 percent of standardized achievement tests.

Profile last updated: 01/31/2015

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