Mountain Christian School

1824 Mountain Rd,
Joppa, MD, 21085-0210
Tel: (410)877-7333
Grades: PK - 8 | 239 students
The vision of Mountain Christian School is to prepare for success in high school and beyond by providing an excellent, well-rounded education immersed in a biblical world view.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Varied based on IEP report
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 239 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Mountain Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 28%
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,900
Tuition Notes Additional Student Fees may apply
% on Financial Aid 12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,100
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Deborah Imhoff


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, SoccerBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Ballet, Band, Basketball, Cheerleading, Choir, Creative Writing, Cross Country, Drama Production, Jewelry Making, Organic Gardening, Orienteering, Prayer Club, Soccer, Spelling Bee, Volleyball Art, Ballet, Band, Basketball, Cheerleading, Choir, Cross Country, Jewelry Making, Orienteering, Prayer Club, Soccer, Spelling Bee, Volleyball, Creative Writing,
Drama Production,
Organic Gardening,

School Notes:

  • Our Core Values:
    Mountain Christian School will help each studetn mature spiritually according to the teaching and example of the Lord Jesus Christ as set forth in Holy Scripture.
    Mountain Christian School will enable each student to achieve his/her academic potential using research-based, developmentally-appropriate strategies and techniques within an engaging curriculum.
    Mountain Christian School will instill in students a commitment to an intentional and obedient life of service to Christ in school, church, society, and the world.
    Mountain Christian School will foster a climate in which each child has the opportunity to realize and develop his/her leadership potential.
  • Profile last updated: 09/12/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Open Bible Christian Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Open Bible Christian Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Open Bible Christian Academy (2.3 miles away)
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