Calvary Chapel Christian School

  • CCCS provides a Christ centered, spiritual and academic environment that seeks the richest fulfillment of potential for each student.
  • Our mission is to give each child an understanding of scripture and a lifelong passion for Jesus Christ.
  • Our students are given the best opportunities to develop strong intellectual and moral character with a Christian perspective on the total worldview.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1979
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students797 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
71%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Calvary Chapel Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Literature and Composition - 12th grade only, AP Physics B
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Elementary/Middle School - uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes2011/2012 K-6th - $5,610 6th-7th-8th - $6,820 9th-12th - $8,250 C.A.R.E. (1st-3rd) $6,380
Admissions DirectorSharon Armstrong

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.ASB, Camp, Discipleship Groups, School Mission Trips, Various Clubs

School Notes

  • Calvary Chapel Christian School is a Christ-centered school that integrates the Word of God throughout all disciplines with the goal of sending disciples into the world to reach the lost with the Gospel. - Matthew 28:19

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    Bellflower, CA 90706
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