Phoenix Christian School PreK-8

2425 N 26th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008-0850
     Tel: (602)956-9330
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 116 students
The mission of Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 is to educate children from Christian families for lives of obedient service to God, His kingdom and all mankind.
The home, church and school work together, each mutually supporting the other.
The belief was (and is) that our children should experience and gain an understanding of God's great love for them, and rely on His word as the foundation for all wisdom and learning.
At PCS the truths of Scripture have provided a light and a path to teach students to understand our great God, His world, and their place in it.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 116 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 37%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School polo shirts required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition for Kindergarten / $5,353 Tuition for grades 1-4 / $6,084 Tuition for grades 5-8 / $6,323 3 Day Pre-K $200 (3 hrs.) 5 Day Pre-K $280 (3 hrs.) Extended Day $4.00/hr.
% on Financial Aid 22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sue Vander Ploeg, Principal
Admissions Associate Elaine DeHoogh

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Before and After school child care, Running Club Running Club, Before and After school child care,

School Notes:

Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 teaches a Christian world view to all students.  Our teachers are state certified and highly qualified.  We offer a curriculum that intergrates Biblical teachings into every subject area throughout the school day.  We offer an after school sports program for students in grades 5-8 with competition against other schools around the valley.  We offer technology classes, library, Toastmasters (grades 6-8) yearbook (JH), drama (JH), art (K-8), Physical Education (K-8), instrumental music (4-8) vocal music (PK-8).  with two music concerts (Dec and April).  Our students and staff attend chapel twice a month and this years' school theme is "Press On."

Profile last updated: 09/04/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Youth Development Institute School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Agnes Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Agnes Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Phoenix St Agnes Catholic School
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    PhoenixAZ 85006
    (602)244-1451
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  • PhoenixYouth Development Institute School
    Special Education School  (Christian)
    1830 E Roosevelt St
    PhoenixAZ 85006
    (602)256-5350
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    1.4 mi | 137 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • PhoenixPhoenix Advantage Charter School
      (Non-sectarian)
    3738 N 16th Street
    PhoenixAZ 85016
    (602)263-8777
      (Non-sectarian)
    1.8 mi | 826 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Phoenix St Thomas The Apostle School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4510 N 24th St
    PhoenixAZ 85016
    (602)368-5253
      (Roman Catholic)
    2 mi | 516 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • PhoenixChrist Lutheran School
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    3901 E Indian School Rd
    PhoenixAZ 85018
    (602)957-7010
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    2.2 mi | 484 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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The average private school tuition in Phoenix, AZ is $6,801 for elementary schools and $16,808 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Phoenix, AZ is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).