Gateway Christian Schools (Including Crosspoint)

Po Box 2460 705 NE Lincoln
Poulsbo, WA 98370-0983
Tel: (360)779-9189
Grades: PK - 12 | 485 students
Gateway Christian Schools, formerly Christ the King Academy, is in its 38th year serving Christian families in Poulsbo, WA.
  Crosspoint is now a part of the Gateway Christian Schools system.
Please call for a tour and application information.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Arrowsmith Program
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 485 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Gateway Christian Schools (Including Crosspoint) Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 45%
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Average SAT score 1750
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Discounts for multiple students in family. See Web-site for tuition information.
% on Financial Aid 19%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,846
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sherri Miller

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

School Notes:

  • Non-denominational - 35 churches represented in student body and staff
  • Academic Excellence
  • Biblical Integration in all Subjects
  • Christian Character Building
  • Certified, Professional Staff
  • State Approved
  • Annual Circus/Physical Ed
  • Performance
  • Terrific Physical Education Program
  • Activities; Missions Feast
  • ACSI Events (Science Olympics, Spelling Bee, Math Olympics, Speech Meet, Musicale,
  • ACSI Yearbook Awards

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Sound Academy (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Silverwood School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Cottage Montessori School (1.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Poulsbo
    Silverwood School
    Alternative School
    Grades: K-6 | 47 students
    0.6 miles
    14000 Central Valley Rd NW
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)697-7526
    0.6K-6
    47
  • Silverdale
    Grades: PK-K | 37 students
    1.6 miles
    11878 Schold Rd Nw
    Silverdale, WA 98383
    (360)692-1055
    1.6PK-K
    37
  • Poulsbo
    Grades: 6-12 | 91 students
    3.1 miles
    16571 Creative Drive NE
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)598-5954
    3.16-12
    91
  • Poulsbo
    Grades: PK-K | 65 students
    3.2 miles
    17271 Clear Creek Rd Nw
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)779-2620
    3.2PK-K
    65
  • Poulsbo
    Central Kitsap Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 72 students
    3.6 miles
    10331 Central Valley Rd NW
    Poulsbo, WA 98370
    (360)698-7620
    3.6PK-K
    72

School Reviews

We are new to the area and have had our child in for a year. It is hard to imagine how a school could get better. The teachers, the administration and the staff are remarkable. You can tell this is a place where there are Christian values. Best choice we could have made.
- Posted by Parent, 08/05/13

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