Bethel Christian Schools

  • BCS is committed to providing an atmosphere of learning in a Christian environment.
  • Most students test at least one year above grade level in state achievement tests and most high school graduates go on to college.
  • Although small, BCS is competitive in sports in the CIF Majestic League (high school) and in the Sharp International Dance Circuit (all ages).
  • All grades are on one campus - very convenient for families!.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1984
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students336 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Bethel Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses1 course
Advanced CoursesAP English
Average ACT score23
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School polos & twill pants/shorts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,000
Tuition Notes$4,500 k-5 $5,000 6-8 $5,500 9-12
Admissions DirectorMrs. Tami Perez
Admissions AssociateMr. Michael Pangkee


Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Dance classes

School Notes

  • A Beka curriculum in grades K-5
  • All K-6 teachers have bachelor's degrees or higher
  • McGraw/Hill-Glencoe in grades 6-12 with Christian supplementals
  • All 6-12 core class teachers have bachelor's degrees or higher
  • Competitive sports for grades 4-12
  • Competitive dance for grades 1-12
  • Hot lunch program for all grades
  • Before- and after-school daycare available for all grades
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverside
    Grades: PK-12 | 644 students
    1.6 miles
    3532 Monroe St
    Riverside, CA 92504
    (951) 687-0077
    1.6 PK-12
  • Riverside
    Grades: PK-6 | 544 students
    3.1 miles
    6115 Arlington Ave
    Riverside, CA 92504
    (951) 359-3932
    3.1 PK-6
  • Fairburn
    Arlington Christian School Inc
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 77 students
    1874.7 miles
    4500 Ridge Road
    Fairburn, GA 30213
    (770) 964-9871
    1874.7 PK-12
  • Riverside
    Grades: K-8 | 206 students
    5.1 miles
    6696 Via Vista Drive
    Riverside, CA 92506
    (951) 780-1616
    5.1 K-8
  • Riverside
    Grades: K-6 | 429 students
    3.8 miles
    3612 Arlington Avenue
    Riverside, CA 92506
    (951) 686-1818
    3.8 K-6

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