Atlantic Shores Christian School

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 Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1985
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students686 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
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 | 640 students
    3 miles
    311 Kempsville Rd
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    3 PK-12
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: PK-12 | 974 students
    11.8 miles
    1320 Mill Dam Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23454
    11.8 PK-12
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: PK-12 | 84 students
    6.2 miles
    1401 Battlefield Boulevard South
    Chesapeake, VA 23322
    6.2 PK-12
  • Virginia Beach
    Grades: 9-12 | 459 students
    4.2 miles
    4552 Princess Anne Road
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    4.2 9-12
  • Chesapeake
    Grades: NS-12 | 35 students
    1.1 miles
    1200 Kempsville Road
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    1.1 NS-12

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The average private school tuition in Chesapeake, VA is $6,275 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).