The mission of Calvin Christian School, in cooperation with the home and church, is to teach the whole child from a Biblical worldview, founded in the Reformation, providing children from Christian families with an excellent education for a life of Christ-centered service.
The Calvin Christian School Society annually elects candidates to serve on this board.
The school board meets monthly, and each member serves on a variety of different strategic committees within the school.
Calvin Christian School is well-named as it seeks to educate young people in this great tradition of Christ-centered, biblical education.
This commitment comes from a tradition furthered by the great reformers who believed that Christians need to serve Christ with their minds as well as their hearts and hands.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 541 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,800
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Calvin Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1961

Student Body

Total Students
541 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Calvin Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
21 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus, English, Spanish, US History
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(dress code, not uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
3-day & 5-day Kindergarten Available Tuition: $6,879 for K-5, $7,225 for 6-8, $8,515 for 9-12
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,500
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Cindi Glossop

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School Notes

  • The mission of Calvin Christian School, in cooperation with the home and church, is to teach the whole child from a Biblical worldview, founded in the Reformation, providing children from Christian families with an excellent education for a life of Christ-centered service. The Calvin Christian School Society annually elects candidates to serve on this board. The school board meets monthly, and each member serves on a variety of different strategic committees within the school. Calvin Christian School is well-named as it seeks to educate young people in this great tradition of Christ-centered, biblical education. This commitment comes from a tradition furthered by the great reformers who believed that Christians need to serve Christ with their minds as well as their hearts and hands.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 541 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,800
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Escondido, CA is $7,159 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Escondido, CA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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