Atlantic Shores Christian School

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1217 N. Centerville Tnpk. and 1861 Kempsville Road, VaBch
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Atlantic Shores Christian Schools is an independent, non-denominational Christian School.
It is a private, non-profit institution, with high academic and spiritual standards.
We offer educational programs from preschool age through high school that are Biblically-based and meet the highest standards of learning. Our curriculum has been carefully selected to meet the academic needs of each child, and help all students achieve their highest potential.
We offer a complete athletic program, Fine Arts program, and state of the art technology opportunities at all grade levels. We encourage all students to use their God-given talents and give them the opportunity to develop and use their talents to bring glory to God.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1985
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students788 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Atlantic Shores Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size21 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAmerican Government, American History, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Music Theory, Politics: United States
Average SAT score1180
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Docker style pants, shorts or skirts with solid color polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorMrs. Cindy Hudgins
Admissions AssociateMrs. Robin Arends


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

School Notes

  • Atlantic Shores Christian School offers a variety of resource programs to help student reach their full potential. These programs include:
  • Early Learning Program - K3 to K5
  • Smart Start - A support program to meet academic challenges.
  • Scholars Lab - a support program for the enrichment of gifted students.
  • Reading Remediation
  • Advanced Math for 4th through 6th grade
  • Advanced Reading for 1st through 6th grade
  • Science Lab - Available to all Elementary grade groups to enhance in-class curriculum as well as a special class for all to attend within their rotation schedule.
  • Shores Outdoors - Outdoor Classroom Learning Center
  • Accelerated Classes, Honors, AP coursed offered at Secondary Campus in all core disciplines.
  • Dual Enrollment Program - expanding and allowing preplanning for college entry.
  • Individual assistance to all students who need help in certain subject matters is offered at Secondary Campus.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: PK-12 | 557 students
    3 miles
    311 Kempsville Rd
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    (757) 547-9595
    3 PK-12
  • Virginia Beach
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    11.8 miles
    1320 Mill Dam Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    (757) 481-2446
    11.8 PK-12
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: PK-12 | 16 students
    10.8 miles
    1212 Princess Anne Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23457
    (757) 426-7943
    10.8 PK-12
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: PK-12 | 84 students
    6.2 miles
    1401 Battlefield Boulevard South
    Chesapeake, VA 23322
    (757) 482-5121
    6.2 PK-12
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Blessed to have had my children attend this school for four years. Staff always willing to help and pray for my kids. Kids went to chapel weekly, joined sports, music, yearbook and made sweet friends whose parents believed like I did.
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