Cary Christian School

  • At Cary Christian School, our mission is to provide an excellent classical education founded upon a biblical worldview.
  • All subjects are taught as part of an integrated whole, with the Scriptures at the center, serving as the hub of all knowledge.
  • As a result, students learn to interrelate and examine knowledge, allowing them to view their studies as a unified effort.
  • The focus of this effort is to see God's sovereignty over all and to glorify Him.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedvarious
Year Founded1996

Student Body

Total Students817 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Cary Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Advanced Coursesand Physics, Biology, Calculus, Statistics
Average SAT score1248
Average ACT score27
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,292
Tuition Notes1/2 Day Kindergarten = $5,556 Full Day Kindergarten = $7200 1st - 12th grade = $7,836
Admissions DirectorMargaret Finnegan

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Armed Force Appreciation Club, Community Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Habitat for Humanity, Interct (Rotary Club), Philosophy Club, Robotics Club, Society of St. George, Society of St. Monica

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Choirs, NC Theater Conference Festival Team

School Notes

  • At Cary Christian School, our mission is to provide an excellent classical education founded upon a biblical worldview.
  • Teachers intentionally pursue their students, calling out the best in them.Parents are our partners in their children's education.
  • Our strategy centers around cultivating six key habits that foster a learning-mindset culture. 
  • We make sure school is a safe place to make mistakes and grow from them. 
  • Our classrooms foster fruitful and joyful learning because they are centered around relationship and conversation. 
  • Our aim is for our children to know Christ and to flourish through Him. 

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    Grades: K-12 | 785 students
    9.1 miles
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    Raleigh, NC 27603
    (919) 772-6264
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    Grades: PK-12 | 776 students
    5.1 miles
    801 & 1101 Buck Jones Road
    Raleigh, NC 27606
    (919) 747-2020
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    Grades: PK-12 | 1189 students
    12.6 miles
    7409 Falls Of Neuse Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27615
    (919) 847-0900
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    Grades: 6-12 | 765 students
    3.7 miles
    1500 N Harrison Avenue
    Cary, NC 27513
    (919) 677-3873
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    765
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    16.4 miles
    7300 Perry Creek Road
    Raleigh, NC 27616
    (919) 573-7900
    16.4 PK-12
    1432

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