Maranatha Christian Schools

9050 Maranatha Drive
San Diego, CA 92127-0921
Tel: (858)759-9737
Grades: PK - 12 | 766 students
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Maranatha Christian Schools is a Christ-centered learning community where students experience God's love, are equipped to fulfill God's unique call and purpose, and excel in their God-given potential through academics, arts and athletics.
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Maranatha Christian Schools is a Christ-centered learning community where students experience God's love, are equipped to fulfill God's unique call and purpose, and excel in their God-given potential through academics, arts and athletics.
Maranatha Christian Schools is a Christ-centered learning community where students experience God's love, are equipped to fulfill God's unique call and purpose, and excel in their God-given potential through academics, arts and athletics.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 766 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Maranatha Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 18%
Average Class Size 24 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Photography, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art - 2D Design, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History,
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform)
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
LacrosseSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Show, Associated Student Body, Band, CIF Baseball, CIF Basketball, CIF Cross Country, CIF Football, CIF Soccer, CIF Track and Field, CIF Volleyball, Choir, Competitive Cheer, Drama & Musical Theatre, Drama 2 (UC Approved), Graphics Design, Ministry Trips, Missions, National Honor Society, Orchestra, Photography, Robotics, Science Fair, Student Led Worship, Studio Art, Video Editing, Yearbook Art Show, Band, CIF Baseball, CIF Basketball, CIF Football, CIF Soccer, CIF Volleyball, Choir, Ministry Trips, Missions, Orchestra, Photography, Robotics, Science Fair, Studio Art, Video Editing, Yearbook, Associated Student Body,
CIF Cross Country,
CIF Track and Field,
Competitive Cheer,
Drama & Musical Theatre,
Drama 2 (UC Approved),
Graphics Design,
National Honor Society,
Student Led Worship,

School Notes:

Maranatha Christian School's mission is to train up the next generation of leaders. Our goal is to make sure our students are well prepared for college and university to impact their families, communities, our nation, and the world for Jesus Christ - " Transforming Lives, Transforming the World."

MCS' learning environment is just as strong academically as it is in Christ. MCS is committed to both.

We are a premier College Prep School featuring college preparatory academics and innovative learning opportunities.

High School Division
-AP Test scores track in the 80th percentile (statewide schools track at 60 percent)
-100% of graduating class 2015 have matriculated to college or career
-10% of high school students are recognized by Colleg Board as AP Scholars

Junior High Division
-Rigorous academic program includes math competitions and a variety of STEAM 
 activities.
-Broad choice of competitive sports programs, enrichment and co-curricular activities
 prepares srudents for future college admissions requirements.

Elementary Division
-Academically challenging program provides a launch pad for higher level learning.
-STEAM oriented program prepares students for the rigor of Junior High and High 
 School.
-Focus on extracurricular participation gets students on the path toward college
 acceptance.

Preschool Division
-
Well-rounded program encourages and challenges age appropriate development.
-Hands on curriculum in in literature, math, art, science and music (STEAM activities)
 are a regular part of preschool curriculum.



 

Profile last updated: 09/03/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Horizon Prep (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lifetime Montessori (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lifetime Montessori (2.6 miles away)
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  • San Diego
    Lifetime Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 137 students
    2.6 miles
    14727 Camino De La Luna
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858)759-0631
    2.6PK-KG
    137
  • San Diego
    Grades: NS-PK | 95 students
    3.1 miles
    17394 W Bernardo Drive
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858)618-2159
    3.1NS-PK
    95
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-7 | 10 students
    3.1 miles
    11255 Redbud Ct
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858)775-4012
    3.1K-7
    10
  • San Diego
    Rancho Bernardo Bapt Chrch Day
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-K | 160 students
    3.4 miles
    11616 Duenda Rd
    San Diego, CA 92127
    (858)485-5933
    3.4PK-K
    160
  • San Diego
    Carmel Mountain Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 238 students
    3.9 miles
    9510 Carmel Mountain Rd
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858)484-4877
    3.9PK-K
    238

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