Oakland Christian School

3075 Shimmons Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326-0483
     Tel: (248)373-2700
Grades: NS - 12 | 656 students
Oakland Christian School has an additional Elementary Campus in Clarkston, MI serving 2 1/2 year olds through the third grade.
A full before school and after school program is offered at the Clarkston Campus.
For more information, please call Sandi LaLone at 248-625-1324.
Oakland Christian School has been educating young men and women for 40 years.
An inter-denominational Christian school with over 130 churches represented within the student body, OCS strives to offer a distinctive educational experience with the highest academic standards, but in a moral environment that exemplifies Christian values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported The Learning Center (TLC) exists to promote, encourage and support students and teachers in the understanding and recognition of student centered learning needs.
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 656 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Oakland Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,492
Tuition Notes For more detailed tuition information, visit our website.
Admissions Director Dr. Randy Johnson
Admissions Associate Susan Brock


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoftballTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • The top ten reasons parents choose Oakland Christian School.
  • A school environment that stresses Godly living versus wordly desires.
  • Respect between students, teachers and parents.
  • Smaller class sizes provide for a more productive classroom atmosphere.
  • To have postive peer influences.
  • Christian role models in teachers, coaches and staff.
  • The Christian diversity with so many churches represented.
  • The values and principles being taught at OCS reinforce what is being taught at the home.
  • Demanding academics.
  • There is a right and wrong - God is honored for who He is.
  • The school values parents and desires their involvement.

Profile last updated: 10/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Baldwin Road Church Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baldwin Road Church Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Auburn Hills Christian School (0.7 miles away)
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