Alma Heights Christian Schools

1030 Linda Mar Boulevard and 1295 Seville Drive
Pacifica, CA 94044-0940
Tel: (650)359-0555
Grades: K-12 | 322 students
Alma Heights Christian Academy -Elementary Campus
Alma Heights Christian Academy -Elementary Campus
Alma Heights Christian Schools, first established in 1955, is a Christian learning community with students, parents, teachers and leaders growing together in faith, knowledge, and virtue.  The Alma Heights student is preparing to live a life of faith with purpose.  From kindergarten through high school graduation, our students are inspired to achieve, encouraged to succeed and prepared to do well by doing good.
Alma Heights is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 322 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Alma Heights Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus A/B, AP Calculus B/C, AP Chemistry, AP Composition and Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP Language and Literature, AP United States History, Other AP by Distance Learning,
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Blue/Khaki Uniform for K-8 through French Toast Uniforms. Black, White, Blue Uniform for High School through Dennis Uniform. )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 14 / rolling
Tuition Notes Kindergarten $7200 1st-5th Grades $8604 6th-8th Grades: $10080 High School: $12,800
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kathy Slyter
Admissions Associate Anna Valladares


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Associated Student Body, Choral Music, Digital Media, Mixed Media, Social Entrepreneurship Lab, Theater Choral Music, Digital Media, Mixed Media, Theater, Associated Student Body,
Social Entrepreneurship Lab,

School Notes:

  • From humble beginnings as a boarding school for thirty students in grades 4 to 9 to the current 37 acre campus and student population of more than three hundred in kindergarten through twelfth grade, AHC is committed to the education of the whole person, equipping students to thrive intellectually, physically and spiritually. Our four pillars of education integrate learning in all three divisions and prepare students for college acceptance, leadership and service.
  • Academics
  • foundational learning and core curriculum in elementary school
  • integrated study and high school preparation in middle school
  • college preparation and advanced study in high school
  • Athletics
  • healthy activity - elementary school
  • fitness and competitive play - middle
  • league play - high school •
  • Arts
  • Visual and performing arts at all grade levels
  • Leadership and Innovation
  • Project Telemachus
  • Caritas for Social Entrepreneurs
  • STEM

Profile last updated: 08/31/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Spectrum Center - Dale City (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori School Of Linda Mar (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori School Of Linda Mar (2.5 miles away)
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