Redwood Christian Middle School & High School

1000 Paseo Grande
San Lorenzo, CA 94580-0945
Tel: (510)317-8990
Grades: 6-12 | 415 students
From the first year with 69 students, we now serve nearly 650 students in grades K-12.
More than 60 students are enrolled in AAP, a program designed to assist children with specific learning disabilities and other challenges that prevent them from functioning in our regular program.
Located in the East Bay Area, 25 miles southeast of San Francisco, RCS currently has two campuses: in Castro Valley for children in grades K-5 and the other in San Lorenzo for students in grades 6-12.
We have maintained our identity through the years as an interdenominational Christ-centered school serving families from more than 130 churches representing more than 30 Christian denominations.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 415 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Redwood Christian Middle School & High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Europen History, AP Language & Composition, AP Literature & Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP US History, AP World History,
Average SAT score 1760
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Fine Arts andMusic Programs Fine Arts andMusic Programs,
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