Hillside Christian School

1250 12th Avenue,
Coralville, IA, 52241-0522
Tel: (319)339-0998
Hillside is an intentionally small Christian school which offers a unique and effective 'one-room schoolhouse' type of education in a family atmosphere.
Individual children's learning styles and rates are naturally accommodated through multi-grade classrooms and mature Christian educators.
High academic standards are balanced with plenty of time for creative play and exploration so that children can enjoy childhood, not be hurried through it.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 31 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Hillside Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,800
Tuition Notes Kindergarten is 8:45 to 12:30, Monday through Friday, $1800 per year
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Amy Smellie

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Vocal Music, Art Vocal Music, Art,

School Notes:

    • Grades Kindergarten through 8th
    • Christ-centered curriculum
    • Personalized education
    • Experienced teachers
    • Annual standardized testing
    • Reasonable tuition, $2800/yr 1-8 $1800/yr K
    • Multi-grade classrooms
    • Hands-on learning

    Profile last updated: 08/09/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Regina Catholic Education Center (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori School-iowa City (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori School-iowa City (0.7 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Coralville Montessori School-iowa City
    Montessori School
    374 Holiday Road
    Coralville , IA , 52241
    (319)338-9650
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  153  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • North Liberty Heritage Christian School
    (Christian)
    255 Hackberry St
    North Liberty , IA , 52317
    (319)626-4777
    (Christian)
    3.1  mi  |  205  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • North Liberty
    Montessori Children's Garden
    Montessori School
    20 Circle Dr
    North Liberty , IA , 52317
    (319)665-9625
    Montessori School
    4.2  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Iowa City Regina Catholic Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2120 Rochester Avenue
    Iowa City , IA , 52245
    (319)337-5739
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.4  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Iowa City
    Regina Catholic Education Center
    (Roman Catholic)
    2150 Rochester Ave
    Iowa City , IA , 52245
    (319)338-5436
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.4  mi  |  835  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Why Did You Select That School?
"Because I heard it is a good school." That may well be, but there are some other factors in the private school selection process we need to consider.
Elements of a Successful YouTube Channel
Running a small to medium sized private school? Can't afford marketing staff and expensive marketing programs? Read on.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!