Warwick River Christian School

252 Lucas Creek Road
Newport News, VA 23602-0236
Tel: (757)877-2941
Grades: PK-8 | 159 students
Warwick River Christian School: Quality, Affordable Education on the Virginia Peninsula.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Mennonite
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1942

Student Body

Total Students 159 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Warwick River Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Contact the school office for current tuition and fees.


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Aviation Club, Battle of the Books, Bible Club, Chorus, Disciplines Inc., Geography Club Aviation Club, Bible Club, Chorus, Geography Club, Battle of the Books,
Disciplines Inc.,

School Notes:

  • Warwick River Christian School serves families and Mennonite congregations on the Virginia Peninsula by offering quality programs of child care and education at the preschool, elementary and middle school levels in an environment that inspires students and their families to know and follow Jesus Christ. WRCS is fully accredited by both SACS-CASI and the Mennonite Education Agency. The school is a ministry operated by three Mennonite congregations. See http://www.thirdway.com/menno/ for information on Mennonite belief and practice.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Denbigh Baptist Christian School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Baptist Church Denbigh Cdc (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist Church Denbigh Cdc (1.5 miles away)
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  • Newport News
    First Baptist Church Denbigh Cdc
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-4 | 91 students
    1.5 miles
    3628 Campbell Rd
    Newport News, VA 23602
  • Newport News
    Garden Of Children
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 36 students
    1.5 miles
    4 Hoopes Rd
    Newport News, VA 23602
  • Newport News
    Holloman Child Development & Education Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 63 students
    1.6 miles
    14102 Warwick Blvd
    Newport News, VA 23602
  • Newport News
    Grades: PK-12 | 225 students
    1.7 miles
    13010 Mitchell Point Road
    Newport News, VA 23602
  • Newport News
    Olivet Christian Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 17 students
    1.7 miles
    14425 Old Courthouse Way
    Newport News, VA 23608

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