Central Valley Christian School

5600 W. Tulare Ave.
Visalia, CA 93277-0932
Tel: (559)734-2684
Grades: PK-12 | 937 students
Central Valley Christian School is a pre-k through 12th grade Christian school offering excellent education through a distinctively Christian worldview.
 We are committed to serving families in the Central Valley by providing education that challenges students both academically and spiritually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported support for mild learning differences
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 937 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Central Valley Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(modest apparel)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jun. 30
Tuition Notes Financial assistance available to those who qualify. Tuition discount for pastors families.
Admissions Director Bernita Vander Schaaf


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • Through our strong commitment to cultivating responsible Christian adults and shaping Christ-like character, our students are challenged to think critically, explore their natural curiosity, and connect biblical truths to everyday living.
  • Give us a call today or stop by – we’d love to show you around!

Profile last updated: 07/27/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Visalia Christian Schools (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Pauls School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sequoia Baptist Academy (1.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Visalia
    Sequoia Baptist Academy
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: PK | 18 students
    1.5 miles
    3435 S Linwood St
    Visalia, CA 93277
  • Visalia
    St. Pauls School
    Grades: K-8 | 378 students
    1.6 miles
    6101 W Goshen Ave
    Visalia, CA 93291
  • Visalia
    Visalia Christian Schools
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-12 | 223 students
    1.7 miles
    3737 S Akers St
    Visalia, CA 93277
  • Visalia
    Grades: PK-KG | 172 students
    2.3 miles
    4143 S Dans St
    Visalia, CA 93277
  • Visalia
    Grace Christian School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 264 students
    2.8 miles
    1111 S Conyer St
    Visalia, CA 93277

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