Sumter Christian School

Tel: (803)773-1902
Grades: PK-12 | 186 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

Student Body

Total Students 186 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Sumter Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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 $4,125
Tuition Notes This is for 1st-12th grade. Pres-school and kindergarten are less. Kindergarten is $3,586.These are for 2013-14.
Admissions Director Ron Davis
Admissions Associate Lucy Davis


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band 1, Band 2, Band 3, Fine Arts, Yearbook Band 1, Band 2, Band 3, Fine Arts, Yearbook,

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: 07/17/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Francis Xavier High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. James Lutheran School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Beginnings Creative Day Car (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sumter
    Bright Beginnings Creative Day Car
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 61 students
    1.3 miles
    416 S WISE DRIVE
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grades: K-2 | 25 students
    1.3 miles
    1137a Alice Dr
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grace Baptist Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 146 students
    1.7 miles
    219 W Calhoun St
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
    1.9 miles
    15 School Street
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Trinity Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: NS | 94 students
    2 miles
    226 W Liberty Street
    Sumter, SC 29150

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