Desert Christian Schools

44662 15th Street West
Lancaster, CA 93534-0935
Tel: (661)948-5071
Grades: PK-12 | 1129 students
Desert Christian Schools provides a Christian education experience for children, youth and adults in the Antelope Valley.
Physical, emotional, social, spiritual and intellectual needs are met through a variety of learning opportunities.
As a result of our ministry, individuals will develop a God-centered world view with the ability to apply biblical principles to everday decisions.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Diagnosed Learning Differences
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 1129 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Desert Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(DCS Polo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Varies with each program
Admissions Director Mrs. Diana Andre


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Seton School, Inc. (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grace Lutheran School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lancaster
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 102 students
    0.6 miles
    856 W Newgrove St
    Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Lancaster
    Grades: PK-2 | 16 students
    0.6 miles
    933 W Newgrove St
    Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Lancaster
    Sonshine Factory Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
    Grades: NS-PK | 100 students
    0.6 miles
    44514 20th Street W
    Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Lancaster
    Grades: PK-K | 17 students
    0.7 miles
    808 W Newgrove St
    Lancaster, CA 93534
  • Lancaster
    Antelope Valley Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 63 students
    0.8 miles
    45002 Fern Ave
    Lancaster, CA 93534

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