Sumter Christian School

420 S Pike W,
Sumter, SC, 29150-0291
     Tel: (803)773-1902
Grades: PK - 12 | 198 students
Founded in 1974, SCS serves pre-school through 12th grade.
SCS is accredited by SCACS and participates in its fine arts and athletic competitions.
The school is a ministry of Sumter Bible Church.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild LD
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 198 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Sumter Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 15 students
Average SAT score 1050
Average ACT score 23
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(solid color shirts; navy, black, khaki pants or shorts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,729
Tuition Notes This is for 1st-8th grade. 9th-12th is $3861. Kindergarten is $3,586.These are for 2013-14.
Admissions Director Ron Davis
Admissions Associate Lucy Davis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band 1, Band 2, Band 3, Fine Arts, Impact Ministry Team, Yearbook Band 1, Band 2, Band 3, Fine Arts, Yearbook, Impact Ministry Team,

School Notes:

Target Learning Center is a division of Sumter Christian School that helps students with special learning needs. Call the school at 803-773-1902 for details.

Profile last updated: 08/26/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Francis Xavier High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bright Beginnings Creative Day Car (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Beginnings Creative Day Car (1.3 miles away)
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  • SumterSt. James Lutheran School
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    SumterSC29150
    (803)934-8727
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    1.7 mi | 146 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • SumterSt. Francis Xavier High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    15 School Street
    SumterSC29150
    (803)773-0210
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | 41 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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    (803)775-0502
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