Strickland Christian School

7415 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78745-0787
Tel: (512)447-1447
Grades: PK-8 | 178 students
Strickland Christian School has specialized in quality, affordable Christian education since 1961.
We serve grades K4 to 8th with tuition prices 20 to 50% less than most other private schools in the area.
We believe each child is a gift from God, and our curriculum is intended to develop both mind and spirit.
Advanced phonics and mathematics are featured.
All our four-year-olds learn to read! Kindergarteners read books and write in cursive, first graders read from the King James Bible, and second graders do long multiplication and long division.
The school offers Bible studies appropriate for each grade level.
There is a concentration on Christian character, Scripture memorization, and understanding basic Bible truths.
Third and fourth graders are taught Bible using the principle approach to education.
Fifth through eighth graders use the Studying God’s Word series from Christian Liberty Press and also study an indepth overview of the Old and New Testaments.
Most students complete high school Algebra and many complete high school Geometry before graduation.
All students complete at least one in-depth high school research paper before graduation.
Strickland graduates are well-recieved by area high schools because of their godly character and advanced academic and study skills.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1961

Student Body

Total Students 178 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Strickland Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses Mathematics, English Grammar, Literature
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
Tuition Notes Half day prekindergarten, half day kindergarten, and first through third grade tuition rates are slightly less. Fourth through eighth grades are slightly more.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Lori Petty


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,

School Notes:

  • Low tuition rates!
  • Advanced phonics and mathematics.
  • All our 4-year-olds learn to read!
  • Kindergartners take dictation in beautiful cursive writing.
  • First graders read from the King James Bible.
  • Training in Christian character.
  • Scripture memorization.
  • Junior high school students complete high school level grammar, composition and mathematics courses.

Profile last updated: 09/04/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Brown Schools Rehabilitati (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Brown Schools Rehabilitati (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Khabele School (0.9 miles away)
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 46 students
    0.5 miles
    1106 W Dittmar
    Austin, TX 78745
  • Austin
    Grades: NS-12 | 451 students
    0.9 miles
    801 Rio Grande
    Austin, TX 78701
  • Austin
    Grades: PK-K | 11 students
    1 miles
    8807 Manchaca Rd
    Austin, TX 78748
  • Austin
    Grades: K | 22 students
    1.1 miles
    9000 Manchaca Rd
    Austin, TX 78748
  • Austin
    Grades: K-7 | 90 students
    1.8 miles
    7100 Brodie Lane
    Austin, TX 78745

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