North Christian School

3109 Emerson Avenue
Parkersburg, WV 26104-0261
Tel: (304)485-0241
Grades: PK-7 | 141 students
North Christian School is an ministry of North Parkersburg Baptist Church.  Both our staff and student body represent a wide number of area churches.
If you are a parent or grandparent who seeks a school that is committed to academic excellence and is Christ-centered, NCS is the place for your child.
North Christian School's vision is "to continually provide a quality Christian education to children that reflects Christian values and incorporates a standards-based curriculum integrated with 21st century skills and technology."  North Christian School provides students with an academically challenging curriculum which will promote high academic standards while helping the students to achieve skills in creative and critical thinking.
North Christian School teaches students to know Jesus Christ and the Bible as the authoritative Word of God.
Students learn biblical principles throughout the curriculum with the following objectives: spiritual awareness, personal relationship with Christ, and spiritual growth.
Please call the school to schedule a free Academic Success Consultation with the school's principal.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-7
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Title I Interventionist Services
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 141 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade North Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Financial assistance program in place
Admissions Director Susan Naylor, principal K-7
Admissions Associate Darlene Murphy director PreK


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Track and Field

School Notes:

  • North Christian School offers small class sizes, a Christian curriculum with weekly chapel meetings, and a variety of extracurricular opportunities. The school participates in traditional Science and Social Studies Fairs, Math Field Day, etc. Gifted and talented services are available as well as intervention services for Reading and Math. NCS highly values family involvement, including an active Parent Teacher Organization and four annual family programs each year. Our teachers are all highly credentialed and the school is fully accredited through AdvancEd.

Profile last updated: 01/09/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Parkersburg Catholic High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkersburg Catholic High School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Montessori Experience (0.8 miles away)
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  • Parkersburg
    The Montessori Experience
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-PK | 29 students
    0.8 miles
    1800 38th Street
    Parkersburg, WV 26101
  • Parkersburg
    Grades: 7-12 | 157 students
    1 miles
    3201 Fairview Ave
    Parkersburg, WV 26104
  • Parkersburg
    Grades: K-7 | 179 students
    1.6 miles
    810 Juliana St
    Parkersburg, WV 26101
  • Belpre
    Grades: K-12 | 35 students
    2 miles
    Po Box 151
    Belpre, OH 45714
  • Parkersburg
    Grades: PK-12 | 110 students
    2.2 miles
    1093 Core Rd
    Parkersburg, WV 26104

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