Calumet Christian Schools Inc

  • Calumet Christian School is hosted by Griffith Baptist Church, and has served NW Indiana for over 55 years.
  • With a strong emphasis on Biblical values, CCS exists to support families by equipping their students holistically to serve God faithfully.
  • We value excellence in Biblical truth, Christ-centered reasoning, rigorous academics, accountable relationships, leadership mentoring, and community involvement.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1962

Student Body

Total Students156 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Calumet Christian Schools Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Biology, Dual Credit Economics, Dual Credit English
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Neat in appearance, modest)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,350
Tuition NotesPlease call. Indiana state voucher program accepted.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSherry Shadley
Admissions AssociateStacia Steepleton

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • Calumet Christian is a small K-12 Christian school featuring:
  • > A Bible-based education
  • > Small Teacher to Student ratios
  • > Athletics programs for boys and girls 5th grade and up
  • > Worldview Wednesday high school prgram designed...
  •      ~ to build global awareness and responsibility
  •      ~ to build community leaders and servants
  •      ~ to build exitement about the fine arts
  • > Block scheduling for the MS/HS to allow for Homeschool participation
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Schererville
    Grades: PK-8 | 218 students
    4.4 miles
    7300 Forest Ridge Drive
    Schererville, IN 46375
    (219) 756-7300
    4.4 PK-8
    218
  • Griffith
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 230 students
    1.1 miles
    525 N Broad St
    Griffith, IN 46319
    (219) 924-8633
    1.1 PK-8
    230
  • Dyer
    Grades: K-12 | 254 students
    9.5 miles
    10790 Calumet Ave
    Dyer, IN 46311
    (219) 558-2660
    9.5 K-12
    254
  • Gary
    Grades: PK-10 | 356 students
    4.3 miles
    900 W Ridge Road
    Gary, IN 46408
    (219) 887-4473
    4.3 PK-10
    356
  • Hammond
    Bishop Noll Institute
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 561 students
    6.5 miles
    1519 Hoffman Street
    Hammond, IN 46327
    (219) 932-9058
    6.5 9-12
    561

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