Abundant Life Christian School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1978

Student Body

Total Students257 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Abundant Life Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Math, Advanced Physics and Chemistry, Calculus, English Literature and Composition, European History, U. S. History, US Government
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Modesty-based Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,900
Tuition NotesTuition rates are different for high school. $6,900 is for K-8 only.
Admissions DirectorMs. Patty Ferge
Admissions AssociateMs. Lesly Verbeten

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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 160 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 ParentsWeb, a secure intranet allowing parents web-based access to their student`s information and progress.  ParentsWeb allows families to manage their child`s personal information and emergency contacts as well as providing access to schedules, grades, and progress reports.  ParentsWeb 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.

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