Mission Statement: Abundant Life Christian School's mission is to develop students who are committed disciples of Jesus Christ through an excellent, comprehensive, Biblically-integrated educational program.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 289 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,095
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Abundant Life Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1978

Student Body

Total Students
289 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade
Abundant Life Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
23 students
Number of AP Courses
7 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Advanced Physics and Chemistry, AP Calculus, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP US Government, AP US History
Average ACT score
24
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Modesty-based Dress Code)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates for high school are $8,875. Tuition rates for K-8 is $7,095. Multi-child discounts are applied.
Admissions Director
Ms. Patty Ferge
Admissions Associate
Ms. Lesly Verbeten

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
ACT-ALCS Challenges Trafficking, Bible Study, Book Club, Drama Club, National Honor Society, Pep Club, Sign Crew, Student Ambassadors, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Chapel Tech Team, Drama productions, Solo & Ensemble Opportunities, Worship Team

School Notes

  • Abundant Life Christian School History - Abundant Life Christian School was founded in 1978 as a community Christian school.  Our first graduating class was in 1985. ALCS was specifically organized to offer students academic excellence in a Christ-focused context. ALCS offers grades Kindergarten through 12th grade. 
  • Students -  Approximately 180 families from some 50 different churches in the greater Dane County area including metropolitan Madison and its surrounding communities are represented in the student body.  ALCS has a wide range of racial/ethnic and socio-economic diversity within our student body.
  • School Environment - ALCS offers large-school opportunities in a small-school setting.  With smaller class sizes, a warm and respectful atmosphere, and a student body representing a wide variety of different area churches, there is a familiar face around every corner.  
  • Campus - Our modern facility offers up-to-date classrooms, a library media center, science & two computer labs, an art room, band and music rooms, two gymnasiums, and a recently renovated weight room.  The 28-acre campus provides ample space for athletic fields, play areas, and available parking.   
  • Parents - ALCS nurtures the relationship between parent, child, and school.  Parent involvement is welcomed and encouraged.  We offer Family Portal, a secure intranet allowing parents web-based access to their student`s information and progress.  Family Portal allows families to manage their child`s personal information and emergency contacts as well as providing access to schedules, grades, and progress reports.  Family Portal allows parents to monitor their family`s lunch account as well as classroom web pages where teachers can post announcements, homework reminders, and other student/parent resources.
  • Faculty - Faculty members hold degrees at both undergraduate and graduate levels and are committed to providing quality Christian education.
Profile last updated: 10/29/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked WI School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 289 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,095
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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