Calvary Christian School
5.00 (8 reviews)
Tel: (859) 356-9201
- Calvary Christian School's mission is to "equip theNext Generation to Impact the World for Christ."Accredited by ACSI - Association of Christian Schools Internationaland AdvancED/SACS - Southern Association of Colleges and Schools,Calvary's Vision is for all CCS students to use theirminds and hands to actively serve and glorify God with their wholelife, wherever His Will leads them.
- Follow CCS Headmaster, Dr. Dickens' Blog at:calvaryheadmaster.wordpress.com and Twitter: Calvary_Cougars.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||yes|
|Total Students||357 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 9%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||33 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Number of AP Courses||5 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||AP European History, AP Government, AP Literature, AP Physics, AP US History|
|Average ACT score||24|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Khaki pants and uniform shirt)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$8,500|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition Cost is from $7,800 (elem.) - 9,000 (high school).|
|% on Financial Aid|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Laurie Switzer|
|Admissions Associate||Rachel Cornell|
|Total Sports Offered||13 sports|
|Sports||Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArchery, Baseball,|
Cross Country, Flag Football,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||15 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Beta Club, Elementary Reading Club, HS Academic Team, HS Band, HS Choir, HS Student Ambassadors, HS Student Council, Lego Robotics, MS Academic Team, MS Band, MS Choir, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Performing Arts, SOP Singing Group|
- Calvary Christian School admits students of any race, color,national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs,and activities generally accorded or made available to students ofthe school.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Independence Grades: PK-12 | 280 students
11875 Taylor Mill Road
Independence, KY 41051
(859) 356-7990 4.9 PK-12
- Burlington Grades: PK-8 | 539 students
5876 Veterans Way
Burlington, KY 41005
(859) 689-4303 11.5 PK-8
- Covington Grades: PK-8 | 129 students
625 Pike St
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 431-5153 7 PK-8
- Erlanger Grades: 1-12 | 28 students
30 Shorthill Lane
Erlanger, KY 41018
(859) 727-3469 6.1 1-12
I came to Calvary my freshman year of high school, and I can honestly say that the past four years have been the best of my life. The student body is a close family, the faculty is extremely caring and involved in the personal and academic lives of the students. The choir program is strong and growing, as well as the musicals performed every year. Calvary is a blast and I couldn't imagine a better place to go to school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Julia Martin
Super awesome school! Academics are supreme, great teachers and student body! Highly recommended!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Jake
I started going to Calvary in 2015, everyone has been welcoming and friendly. After my first few days, I already had a lot of new friends and activities to participate in. This is a good school for me because I love learning and pushing myself. This school has pushed me, but also reminded me that I can do anything.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - a student
Great school with great staff, sports, and spiritual aspects! Would definitely recommend this school to anybody!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Joe Smith
I came to calvary freshman year and did not know exactly what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised with a great school, especially the focus on students growth in their faith! They have great chapel services and hire spiritually mature teachers that encourage us daily!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - student
I've gone to Calvary for 12 years and it's like a second home. As I'm getting ready to graduate, I feel very prepared for college. As opposed to most public high schools, my teachers have focused more on getting us ready for college instead of only preparing for the ACT. I'm sad to leave my classmates, but I'm so grateful for the opportunities Calvary has blessed me with.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Elisabeth
Our 4 daughters have been truly blessed by the training at Calvary Christian School. I highly recommend you observe the kindergarten teacher and spend time with the elementary principal Mrs. Tonya Burns. The leadership and staff are committed to training up children based on biblical principals. Plenty of opportunity for new parents to volunteer and share spiritual gifts. Making friendships for a lifetime and keeping the focus on serving others. Come by or set up an appointment and check them out you will be truly blessed.
- Posted by Parent - carla
My daughter is in 8th grade this year at Calvary and came from a public school. She absolutely LOVES it. She has made many friends and is happy there are no "cliques" that usually exist in most middle schools. She loved playing on the Volleyball team this year and she loves performing arts- and is growing in confidence. Her spiritual growth is the most apparent though. She says it has changed her life and helped her to grow closer in her walk with God.
- Posted by Parent - Chani
TLTR? There are a couple of private school documents which you need to read.
Sending your children to an international school might make sense if you plan on being in the U.S. only for a few years.
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