Atlantic Christian School is a non-denominational EarlyEducation through 12th grade school, with full day kindergarten, located in the heart of Atlantic County.
The mission of Atlantic Christian School is to impact the world for Jesus Christ by nurturing and equipping students with a Biblical worldview through an accredited educational program.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 655 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,095
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Atlantic Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Special Services
Year Founded
1971
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
655 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Atlantic Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
3 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Calculus, AP English (Language/Composition), AP English Literature, AP Psychology
Average SAT score
1126
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform, pants with polo shirts, jumpers/skirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies according to grade level. Multiple child discounts available.
Summer Program Cost
$225
Summer Program Cost Notes
Weekly rate, extended care available for additional fee, multi-child discount available.
% on Financial Aid
36%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Jessica Martin

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Boy Scouts, Garden Club, Key Club, Missions Club, National Honor Society, Servants Heart Club, Sign Language Club, Spelling Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Clubs, Band, Choir, Drama

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cheerleading, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Intramural Basketball, Karate, Soccer Classes

School Notes

  • Atlantic Christian School serves a diverse student body ranging in age from 18 months to the 12th grade. Founded in 1971, the school serves families in Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland and Gloucester Counties with a strong educational program that provides Biblical integration in an accredited curriculum. ACS is home to 655 students for the 2021-2022 school year. God continues to bless ACS with a beautiful 37-acre campus and caring faculty andstaff to provide a nurturing, safe environment for areastudents.
Profile last updated: 12/16/2021

School Reviews

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My son has attended ACS since kindergarten and is now going into his sophomore year. ACS is not just his school, but our family. This has been the greatest investment I could have ever given my child. I highly recommend ACS. The teachers and staff invest into each student, not just academically, but also personally. The students mentor and hold each other accountable to be God's best. They are dual certified and the students leaving ACS are attending schools like Harvard, Cairn, Liberty, Seton Hall, and The George Washington University. We also have students who leave and go right into the mission field. Their passion and God's purpose for their lives is developed here.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 655 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,095
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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