Christian Fellowship School

4600 Christian Fellowship Rd
Columbia, MO 65203-0652
Tel: (573)445-8565
Grades: PK-12 | 317 students
The mission of Christian Fellowship School is to partner with Christian parents, to provide quality Christian education, and to prepare students for a lifetime of fruitful Christian service.
The vision of Christian Fellowship School is to raise up multiple generations of Godly young people who love the Lord with all their heart, soul, mind and strength, who serve Him in both their vocational calling and in the local church and who worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Oral Roberts University Educational Fellowship (ORUEF)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 317 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Christian Fellowship School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Physics B,
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(K-8 Uniform and 9-12 Non uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,460
Tuition Notes PK $4530 to 7160 K $4560 halfday to 7160 full day 1-6 $6610 7-12 $7960
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Admissions Director Scott Williams
Admissions Associate Kim Thoma


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Band, Choir, Columbia Career Center Courses, National Honor Society, Speech & Drama, Student Council Art, Band, Choir, Speech & Drama, Columbia Career Center Courses,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Christian Fellowship School, founded in 1981, has grown to a fully-accredited college preparatory school, educating nearly 300 students from PK-12th grade.  Using a combination of Christian and secular textbooks, we integrate an academically challenging curriculum with Biblical studies, Christian principles, ethics, and student-led prayer and worship.
  • Our teachers, coaches and staff model Christian attitudes and encourage each other to esteem atributes such as humility, honesty, kindness, and excellence.  By reinforcing the faith and values students are learning at home, CFS provides a consistent environment for growth.
  • Christian Fellowship School serves a diversity of students with varying racial and socioeconomic backgrounds.  Over 20 percent of the school's current enrollment receives tuition assistance.  Students represent over 40 Christian churches and numerous denominations including Baptist, Lutheran, Disciples of Christ, Evangelical Free, Presbyterian, and Assembly of God.  
  • Our graduates have been accepted at 65 different colleges and universities in 24 states, and 16.7% of our graduates have qualified for the Missouri Bright Flight Scholarship, placing them among the top 3% of the students in Missouri.  The average ACT score of our students over the past 5 years has been 26.  

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Columbia Independent School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Lutheran School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Columbia KinderCare (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia
    Columbia KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.4 miles
    2416 West Ash St.
    Columbia, MO 65203
  • Columbia
    Good Shepherd Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 39 students
    1.6 miles
    2201 West Rollins Road
    Columbia, MO 65203
  • Columbia
    Columbia Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 624 students
    2 miles
    817 Bernadette Dr
    Columbia, MO 65203
  • Columbia
    College Park Christian Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-9 | 72 students
    2.1 miles
    1114 College Park Dr
    Columbia, MO 65203
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-12 | 317 students
    2.2 miles
    1801 N Stadium Blvd
    Columbia, MO 65202

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