Providence, A Santa Barbara Christian School

630 East Cannon Perdido
Santa Barbara, CA 93103-0805
Tel: (805)962-4400
Grades: NS-12 | 267 students
Providence is a Christian, college preparatory independent school, serving grades PS-12, in Santa Barbara, California. Our mission is to enable our students to develop their intellectual competence, their personal character and integrity, their social and leadership skills, their appreciation for our national heritage,  and their commitment to the historic Christian faith.

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 Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 267 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Providence, A Santa Barbara Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art, Biology, Calculus, Economics, English Literature, European History, Photography, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, U.S. Government, U.S. History,
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Polo shirts for boys and girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes Generous tuition assistance and scholarships provided to make Providence Hall accessible to most families
Admissions Director Joyce Luy
Admissions Associate Cara Emerson


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • Experienced, dynamic Christian teachers
  • Small classes
  • College-preparatory academics
  • Competitive varsity athletics
  • Dynamic visual and performing arts programs
  • Diverse and involved student body
  • Tuition assistance program and scholarships

Profile last updated: 01/21/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Anacapa School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Notre Dame School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Notre Dame School (0 miles away)
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  • Santa Barbara
    Notre Dame School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 161 students
    0 miles
    33 E Micheltorena St
    Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Santa Barbara
    Grades: 7-12 | 59 students
    0.7 miles
    814 Santa Barbara St
    Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Santa Barbara
    Grades: PK-7 | 19 students
    0.7 miles
    Po Box 61810
    Santa Barbara, CA 93160
  • Santa Barbara
    Grades: K-12 | 137 students
    0.9 miles
    2300 Garden Street
    Santa Barbara, CA 93105
  • Santa Barbara
    Grades: PK-8 | 226 students
    1 miles
    2130 Mission Ridge Road
    Santa Barbara, CA 93103

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