Atlantic Christian School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedESL to our international students, Special Services
Year Founded1971
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$165
Summer Program Cost NotesWeekly rate, extended care available for additional fee, multi-child discount available.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students435 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
45%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Atlantic Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus, AP English (Language/Composition), AP English Literature, AP Psychology
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform, pants with polo shirts, jumpers/skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,525
Tuition NotesTuition varies according to grade level. Multiple child discounts available.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorHeidi Sray

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
CheeringSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Boy Scouts, Key Club, Missions Club, National Honor Society, Servants Heart Club, Sign Language Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Clubs, Choir, Drama

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Gymnastics, Intramural Basketball, Karate, Soccer Classes

School Notes

  • Atlantic Christian School serves a diverse student body ranging in age from 6 months to 12th grade. The school is in its 47th year serving 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 440 students for the 2018-2019 school year which includes 12 high school students from China, Korea, Malaysia, and Taiwan. God continues to bless ACS with a beautiful 37-acre campus and caring faculty andstaff to provide a nurturing, safe environment for areastudents.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Egg Harbor City
    Grades: PK-12 | 287 students
    9.1 miles
    301 West Moss Mill Road
    Egg Harbor City, NJ 08215
    (609) 965-2866
    9.1 PK-12
    287
  • Mays Landing
    St Vincent De Paul
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    7.9 miles
    5809 Main St
    Mays Landing, NJ 08330
    (609) 625-1565
    7.9 PK-8
    185
  • Absecon
    Grades: PK-8 | 57 students
    8.6 miles
    51 N Shore Rd
    Absecon, NJ 08201
    (609) 652-9500
    8.6 PK-8
    57
  • Absecon
    Holy Spirit High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 391 students
    7.9 miles
    500 S New Rd
    Absecon, NJ 08201
    (609) 646-3000
    7.9 9-12
    391
  • Somers Point
    Grades: PK-8 | 414 students
    3.7 miles
    11 Harbor Ln
    Somers Point, NJ 08244
    (609) 927-2228
    3.7 PK-8
    414

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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