Childers Classical Institute was founded in 1906, and from that beginning, Abilene Christian Schools has consistently achieved academic excellence by providing quality education in a Christian-oriented atmosphere.
ACS is a fully accredited kindergarten through 12th grade private school.
Abilene Christian Schools provides caring, concerned faculty; limited teacher/student ratio; individual attention; consistently higher academic scores; and full array of extracurricular activities.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

Top Rankings

Abilene Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12

Student Body

Total Students
380 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Abilene Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from 8350 - 9125 for different grade levels. Pre-K tuitions are less and depend upon the days/schedules chosen.
Admissions Director
Jean Campbell

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • Childers Classical Institute was founded in 1906, and from that beginning, Abilene Christian Schools has consistently achieved academic excellence by providing quality education in a Christian-oriented atmosphere. ACS is a fully accredited kindergarten through 12th grade private school. Abilene Christian Schools provides caring, concerned faculty; limited teacher/student ratio; individual attention; consistently higher academic scores; and full array of extracurricular activities.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Abilene Christian Schools cost?

Abilene Christian Schools's tuition is approximately $8,700 for private students.

What schools are Abilene Christian Schools often compared to?

Abilene Christian Schoolsis often viewed alongside schools like St. Johns Episcopal School, Cornerstone Christian School by visitors of our site.

What is Abilene Christian Schools's ranking?

Abilene Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Abilene Christian Schools?

The application deadline for Abilene Christian Schools is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the Abilene Christian Schools yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Spring Break - No School
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break - No School
March 14, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break - No School
March 15, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break - No School
March 16, 2023 (Thursday)
Spring Break - No School
March 17, 2023 (Friday)

School Reviews

Endorse Abilene Christian Schools. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

How To Find The School You Want
How To Find The School You Want
Finding the right school for your child is a major project. However, if you tackle it methodically, you will get good results. Here's a roadmap to finding the school you want.
Private School Supplies
Private School Supplies
Your child will need lots of supplies when she goes off to private school. These lists will help get you organized.
A Baker's Dozen of 'Must Have' Sites
A Baker's Dozen of 'Must Have' Sites
Here are my picks for 'must have' web sites when it comes to finding out about private K-12 schools.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Texas is $10,074 for elementary schools and $11,640 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Texas is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Related School Videos

Quick Links