C.S. Lewis Academy

1605 N. College St. / PO Box 3250
Newberg, OR 97132-0971
Tel: (503)538-0114
Grades: PK - 12 | 215 students
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C.S. Lewis Academy high school students participate in our award-winning community outreach program, SCOP.  Here they are planting drought-resistant plants along Highway 99 as part of the town's beautification program.
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C.S. Lewis Academy high school students participate in our award-winning community outreach program, SCOP.  Here they are planting drought-resistant plants along Highway 99 as part of the town's beautification program.
C.S.
Lewis Academy is committed to providing an education that is challenging and responsive to individual needs; preparing students for life in a safe nurturing environment that fosters character development and spiritual growth based on Biblical truth.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1985

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade C.S. Lewis Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 67%
Average Class Size 15 students
Average SAT score 1443
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,470
Tuition Notes Grade school $5470 Middle school $6390 High school $6900 Multiple child discounts
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Joyce Engberg
Admissions Associate Lynelle Vivanco

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

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

School Notes:

  • Accredited through the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
  • Members of the Association of Christian Schools International
  • Award winning drama program
  • Award winning outreach program

Profile last updated: 02/04/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Veritas School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Open Bible Christian School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Veritas School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newberg
    Grades: KG-9 | 114 students
    0 miles
    1605 N College St
    Newberg, OR 97132
    (503)538-9833
    0KG-9
    114
  • Newberg
    Veritas School
    (Christian)
    Grades: NS-12 | 235 students
    0.3 miles
    401 Mission Dr
    Newberg, OR 97132
    (503)538-1962
    0.3NS-12
    235
  • Newberg
    Cs Lewis Academy
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 181 students
    0.9 miles
    Po Box 3250
    Newberg, OR 97132
    (503)538-2242
    0.9PK-12
    181
  • Sherwood
    Phoenix Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 36 students
    7 miles
    16775 Nw 12th St
    Sherwood, OR 97140
    (503)625-9491
    7PK-K
    36
  • Sherwood
    St Paul Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-5 | 103 students
    7 miles
    17500 Sw Cederview Way
    Sherwood, OR 97140
    (503)625-6648
    7PK-5
    103

School Reviews

Both my children attended, and graduated from, CSLA. The academics are above average, and the effort put towards building a sense of community and great school memories is exceptional. We switched to CSLA because my children were just a barely known name to their teachers in the large public school (as in blank look at parent/teacher conferences). The class sizes are smaller at CSLA, the teachers genuinely know and care about the students, and they are clearly a Christian school that shows grace to students who are still working through their personal beliefs. They teach contextual learning, which means they learn AND do. In Economics, our kids had to create their own small business and run it for months and track sales and losses. In Government, they learned about the voting process and then worked in the county Elections Department on election night. My son grumbled through his Literature classes as an average student, but because of the wide exposure and understanding he had gained, went on to get A''s in his college Literature classes. I also deeply appreciated the "Seminar" classes which not only show kids how to prepare resumes but then has real employers interview them. They also learned how to write college essays, applied to colleges and applied for scholarships (and got some!). There are also sports and a great drama program, and they also have robotics now. We truly love the school and the people it brought into our lives.
- Posted by Parent, 02/10/14

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