Evansville Christian School

4400 Lincoln Avenue
Evansville, IN 47714-0477
     Tel: (812)477-7777
Grades: PK - 8 | 589 students
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With the Bible as its foundation, Evansville Christian School exists to provide an exemplary learning environment to educate and equip students with a Biblical worldview who confidently engage the culture and impact the world for Christ.  With 600+ students in PK-8th grade, ECS is a multi-campus school system with three campuses throughout the tri-state area, plus soccer fields and a summer camp, all in partnership with area churches.  Our vision is to honor and glorify God by working with parents and pastors to inspire students to reach their God–given potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 589 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Evansville Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition assistance and school choice scholarships/vouchers available.


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,

School Notes:

ECS features challenging academics, licensed teachers, small classes, extensive technology, and involved parents. ECS is fully accredited by the State of Indiana, the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), and AdvancED (formerly the North Central Association). Our ISTEP scores consistently rank among the top 5% of all schools in the State. ECS is an “A” rated, Four-Star, “high achievement/high growth” school per the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE).

Woven into the fabric of our curriculum is a solid focus on helping children develop the skills, knowledge, and values that will enable them to excel in life. In addition to traditional courses, our curriculum includes Bible, phonics-based reading, Accelerated Reading, inquiry-based science, STEM, technology, music, band, art, media center/library, P.E., and Spanish. We also offer numerous extra-curricular clubs, activities, and athletics.

Through our relationships with parents, pastors, and the community, ECS serves as a unifying ministry. More than 75 churches are represented in our student body and many students do not have church home (ECS has an open enrollment policy). We have a staff of 70 employees, including 50 teachers. All teachers are licensed by the State and ACSI; and all are considered “highly qualified” by IDOE. ECS was founded in 1975 and incorporated in 1990 as a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation. Our annual budget is approximately $4 million.

Profile last updated: 07/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Heritage Christian School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Academy (0.6 miles away)
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