Whitinsville Christian School

     Tel: (508)234-8211
Grades: PK - 12 | 537 students
Whitinsville Christian School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is a member of Christian Schools International.
Founded in 1928 with a student body of approximately 535 students in grades pre-K through 12, WCS is located in the town of Northbridge, midway between Worcester, MA and Providence, RI.
The K-12 student body draws from 43 towns and 79 area churches in MA, RI and CT and currently has 14 full-time international students as well as a short-term international program, which included 16 students last school year.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Calvinist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild to Moderate Learning Differences
Year Founded 1928

Student Body

Total Students 537 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Whitinsville Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Advanced Literature & Composition, AP Calculus AB, AP Government and Politics, AP Music Theory, AP U.S. History, Honors Chemistry, Honors Marine Biology  
Average SAT score 1173
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jun. 1
Tuition Notes Tuition is determined by pre-K, elementary, middle or high school grade level. Multiple child discount applies and Tuition Assistance is available. Please contact Admissions for specific details.
% on Financial Aid 19%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,290
Admissions Director Dennis Epplett
Admissions Associate Dawn M Lefrancois


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 27 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Clubs, Audio-Visual Club, Band, Brass Ensemble, Chamber Orchestra, Chapel Committee, Choir, Crusader Outreach, Drama, Elementary Book Club, Encore Vocal Ensemble, Environmental Awareness Club, Fine Arts Night, Flute Ensemble, Focus Team, Math Olympiad, Musical Tours, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Pink Ribbon Club, Pizza and Paperbacks, Robotics, Ski Club, Student Council, Summer Sports Camps, Suzuki Strings, Yearbook Art Clubs, Band, Brass Ensemble, Choir, Drama, Flute Ensemble, Focus Team, Math Olympiad, Musical Tours, Pep Band, Robotics, Ski Club, Suzuki Strings, Yearbook, Audio-Visual Club,
Chamber Orchestra,
Chapel Committee,
Crusader Outreach,
Elementary Book Club,
Encore Vocal Ensemble,
Environmental Awareness Club,
Fine Arts Night,
National Honor Society,
Pink Ribbon Club,
Pizza and Paperbacks,
Student Council,
Summer Sports Camps,

School Notes:

The mission of Whitinsville Christian School is to foster the academic, spiritual, personal, social and physical development of students from Christian families for effective service to the Lord.

Profile last updated: 08/27/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bethany Christian Academy (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of The Valley Regional School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of The Valley Regional School (2.5 miles away)
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School Reviews

3 days ago
We have been so happy with our choice to send our kids to this school. The academics are much more challenging than in public school and the curriculum is well rounded. My kids easily made strong friendships and found their teachers to be caring and supportive. We also really enjoy and appreciate the strong arts programs, such as the music programs, and drama productions.
- Posted by Parent
3 days ago
Academics are great, sports are great, teachers a competent and caring but these are not the reason I pay to keep my kids here. The community and culture are worth their weight in gold. Alcohol and drug use are an anomaly among the students. Other parent share our values. Kids are kind and polite. The school trusts the kids to represent well and supports all sorts of frequent day trips and overnight trips to boston, NYC, Washington, D.C., camping, cape cod....for history, sports, class bonding, music tours. The school is not a haven for the rich, don''t need the "right" clothes, car or electronics to fit in. Kids are not angels, they make the same mistakes as the public school kids, but it is not expected or accepted. WCS builds strong students with good character.
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
Wonderful school experience for my middle school daughters at WCS. Friendly, caring staff. Academics top-notch. Fabulous strings program. Can''t say enough about this school...highly recommend!
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
Teachers and administrators who care about the whole child are hard to find, because they are ALL part WCS. Every teacher, administrator, professional, janitor, EVERYONE, including those who are not current, or even former teachers, have been loving and supportive of my children.
- Posted by Parent

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