Atlantic Christian School

Tel: (609)653-1199
Grades: NS-12 | 376 students
Atlantic Christian School is a non-denominational Early Education through 12th grade school, with full day kindergarten, located in the heart of Atlantic County.
The Mission of Atlantic Christian School is to teach students in a challenging educational program that is personal, relational, and distinctively Christian.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ESL to our foreign students, Special Services
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 376 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Atlantic Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus, AP English (Language/Composition), AP English Literature, AP Psychology,
Average SAT score 1400
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform, pants with polo shirts, jumpers/skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline May. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,995
Tuition Notes Tuition varies according to grade level.Multiple child discounts available.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Heidi Sray
Admissions Associate Corie Taylor


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Boy Scouts, Choir, Drama, Key Club, Missions Club, National Honor Society, Servants Heart Club Boy Scouts, Choir, Drama, Key Club, Missions Club, National Honor Society,
Servants Heart Club,

School Notes:

  • Atlantic Christian School serves a diverse student body ranging in age from 6 months to 12th grade.  The school is in its 44th year serving families in Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Gloucester Counties with a strong educational program that provides biblical integration into an accredited curriculum. ACS is home to 375 students for the 2015-2016 school year which includes 24 high school students from China and Korea.  God continues to bless ACS with a beautiful 37-acre campus and caring faculty and staff to provide a nurturing, safe environment for area students.

Profile last updated: 09/04/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yale School East (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creative Learning Pre School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Learning Pre School (3.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Linwood
    Creative Learning Pre School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 192 students
    3.2 miles
    515 Hamilton Avenue
    Linwood, NJ 08221
  • Linwood
    Grades: PK-6 | 53 students
    3.2 miles
    2115 New Rd
    Linwood, NJ 08221
  • Somers Point
    Grades: PK-8 | 482 students
    3.8 miles
    11 Harbor Ln
    Somers Point, NJ 08244
  • Northfield
    Yale School East
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 49 students
    4.7 miles
    1000 Burton Ave
    Northfield, NJ 08225
  • Egg Harbor Township
    English Creek Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 203 students
    5.1 miles
    600 Scarborough Dr
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

School Reviews

My son has attended ACS since kindergarten and is now going into his sophomore year. ACS is not just his school, but our family. This has been the greatest investment I could have ever given my child. I highly recommend ACS. The teachers and staff invest into each student, not just academically, but also personally. The students mentor and hold each other accountable to be God's best. They are dual certified and the students leaving ACS are attending schools like Harvard, Cairn, Liberty, Seton Hall, and The George Washington University. We also have students who leave and go right into the mission field. Their passion and God's purpose for their lives is developed here.
- Posted by Parent, 06/22/15

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?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Is Your Skill-set Still on Release 1.0?
September 20, 2015
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
5 Reasons You Might Be Looking At The Wrong Schools
September 07, 2015
Choosing the right school for your child is a major project. We look a five reasons why you might be looking at the wrong schools.
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $7,896 for elementary schools and $17,834 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Jersey is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos