Coastal Christian School

1220 Farroll Avenue,
Arroyo Grande, CA, 93420-0934
Tel: (805)489-1213
Coastal Christian School's mission is to assist Christian parents in providing excellence in the spiritual, academic, aesthetic, social, and physical aspects of education in order to develop the whole person, integrating God's Word in all areas of education, preparing students to serve God in all of life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Difficulties
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 198 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Coastal Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 13 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1620
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Formal on Chapel Day, Modest Casual Other Days)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes Kindergarten: $3430 Elementary (1-6): $4580 Secondary (7-12): $5230 Some fees depending on activities.
% on Financial Aid 15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $800
Admissions Director Dr. Bob McLaughlin
Admissions Associate Mrs. Sonia Bartlett

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
FootballSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • Our goals for graduates are as follows:

    Spiritual Development 1.1 Students will demonstrate spiritual growth in love, knowledge of, and service to the Lord Jesus Christ. 1.2 Students will demonstrate Christ-like character traits as applied to themselves for service to God and others. 1.3 Students will demonstrate their knowledge of scripture by being able to explain and apply Biblical truth as a guide for life. 1.4 Students will incorporate a Biblical worldview into their lives in order to be Godly, responsible citizens.

    Character Development 2.1 Students will develop intrinsic motivation to take personal responsibility for their own behavior and learning. 2.2 Students will develop skills to work cooperatively toward a common goal including conflict resolution using Biblical principles. 2.3 Students will demonstrate respect for self and others. 2.4 Students will become responsible citizens who conduct themselves with personal integrity.

    Academic Development 3.1 Students will meet or exceed the California State Standards and requirements that are compatible with a Biblical worldview in language arts, social sciences, science, and mathematics. 3.2 Students will demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving skills across the curriculum including application, analysis, synthesis and evaluation. 3.3 Students will demonstrate skills in the use of technology across the curriculum. 3.4 Students will demonstrate at least intermediate writing and speaking ability in a foreign language. 3.5 Students will prepare a four-year plan for post-high school education, service, and/or careers of their choice.

    Physical and Aesthetic Development 4.1 Students will demonstrate knowledge of and skills in physical fitness and a variety of sports. 4.2 Students will demonstrate knowledge of fitness and nutrition choices that lead to a healthy life. 4.3 Students will demonstrate knowledge of, appreciation of, and skills in the visual and performing arts. 4.4 Students will actively participate in one or more of the visual or performing arts.

  • Profile last updated: 05/01/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Highland Preparatory School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Preparatory School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Luis Obispo Classical Academy (12.3 miles away)
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