Harbor Light Christian School

Tel: (231)347-7859
Grades: PK-12 | 139 students
Harbor Light Christian School (HLCS) exists to glorify the Lord and to train children according to the Bible, God’s Word.
Thanks to the vision and prayers of Pastor Bill Mindel, Dave and Bonnie DeRouchie, and Harbor Light Chapel, the school started in 1985.
We continue because of the faithful prayers and support of many Christian people throughout the Northern Michigan community and beyond.
Currently many school districts and numerous different church fellowships are represented in the student body.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 139 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Harbor Light Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Northern Michigan Christ Academy (12.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Petoskey Montessori Children's (4.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Francis Xavier School (4.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Petoskey
    Grades: 1-5 | 44 students
    4.2 miles
    1560 Mitchell Rd
    Petoskey, MI 49770
  • Petoskey
    St Francis Xavier School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 240 students
    4.7 miles
    414 Michigan St
    Petoskey, MI 49770
  • Petoskey
    Grades: PK-KG | 73 students
    5 miles
    416 Connable Ave
    Petoskey, MI 49770
  • Petoskey
    Petoskey Sda Elementary School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-8 | 11 students
    5.3 miles
    1402 Howard St
    Petoskey, MI 49770
  • Burt Lake
    Grades: PK-12 | 87 students
    12.4 miles
    Po Box 287
    Burt Lake, MI 49717

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