Lakewood Christian Schools

5336 E Arbor Road,
Long Beach, CA, 90808-0908
Tel: (562)425-3358
With over 30 years of excellence in Christian education, LCS uniquely lights the path to success for preschoolers through 8th graders.
In a nurturing and loving environment LCS assists parents in the maturing of their child spiritually, socially and academically.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia- S. Barton reading tutor-- also, accomodations for mild Learning Differences.
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 449 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 34%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Lakewood Christian Schools Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 24 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Plain colored polo shirts, kahki or blue pants or skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / Jun. 30
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,682
Tuition Notes Middle School tuition is $6678. Fine arts electives include art, drama, video production, choir, as well as beginning, advanced and jazz band(s). Also Spanish, computer and interschool sports teams are offered.
% on Financial Aid 15%
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Brenda Barton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama/Video Club, Student Leadership Drama/Video Club,
Student Leadership,

School Notes:

    • Average class size: 22
    • Teacher's Aide for each class, K-5
    • Loving & nurturing environment
    • Christian worldview
    • 5 Bands, 3 Choirs, Art & Computer
    • Top scores in Spelling Bee, Math Olympics & Speech Meets
    • Top ranked competitive sports
    • Middle School - Avg 70% of students maintain 3.5GPA or higher

    Profile last updated: 01/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Saint Joseph High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Cyprian Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Day Preschool & Academy (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Long Beach St. Cyprian Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    5133 E Arbor Rd
    Long Beach , CA , 90808
    (562)425-7341
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Long Beach
    Bethany Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    5100 E Arbor Rd
    Long Beach , CA , 90808
    (562)420-7783
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.3  mi  |  339  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Lakewood Educare Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4300 Bellflower Blvd
    Lakewood , CA , 90713
    (562)377-1300
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Lakewood
    St. Timothy Lutheran School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    4645 Woodruff Avenue
    Lakewood , CA , 90713
    (562)421-8441
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    0.7  mi  |  79  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Long Beach Montessori Academy Of Long Beach
    Montessori School
    3908 Woodruff Ave
    Long Beach , CA , 90808
    (562)377-3450
    Montessori School
    1.1  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  K

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