Canterbury Christian School

101 North El Monte Road,
Los Altos, CA, 94022-0940
Tel: (650)949-0909
The primary objective and purpose of Canterbury Christian School is to train the student in the knowledge of God and the Christian way of life - and to give students an excellent education for that life.
The school is a non-profit corporation offering kindergarten through sixth grade.
It teaches a Christian world and life view, training its students to glorify God in every area of life.
The school was established in the belief that the education of children is the God-given responsiblity of parents and the church, and exists to provide children with a strong academic foundation and a Christian worldview.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 55%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Canterbury Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pinewood School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Nicholas Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Los Altos Christian School (1.4 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Los Altos Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Nicholas Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    12816 El Monte Rd
    Los Altos , CA , 94022
    (650)941-4056
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Los Altos
    Heritage Academy
    (Christian)
    858 University Ave
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)641-0280
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Los Altos
    Pinewood Private Of Los Altos
    (Nonsectarians)
    327 Fremont Ave
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)941-2828
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.1  mi  |  156  students  |  Gr.  4-7
  • Los Altos
    Pinewood School
    (Nonsectarians)
    327 Fremont Ave
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)209-3050
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.2  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Los Altos
    Los Altos Christian School
    625 Magdalena Avenue
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)948-3738
    1.4  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Getting Involved With Your Child's School
Getting Involved With Your Child's School
Getting involved with your child's school benefits both you and the school. It's a win-win for all concerned.
SAT Prep
SAT test prep takes time to do properly. We explore some of your options here.
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!