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A National Blue Ribbon School, Central is a Christian school seeking truth as they were designed to do. Students ages 3 through 6th Grade are offered excellent preparation to thrive in middle school and beyond.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,860
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 28 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Central Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Gifted, Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1957
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 18%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
13 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 28 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $6,140 (3 half days per week) to $10,170 (5 full days)
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Sarah Holley
Admissions Associate
Lindsey Hunsicker

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Aftercare Program, Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir

School Calendar

View the Central Christian School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of School (3K-6th)
August 16, 2022 (Tuesday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
May 26, 2023 (Friday)

School Notes

  • A National Blue Ribbon School, Central is a Christian school seeking truth as they were designed to do. As a result, you`ll see evidence of excellent academic, social-emotional and spiritual preparation through a combination of research-based practices, differentiated instruction, and intentional relationships.
  • Central is bringing a Gospel-centered approach and passion to excellent education in St. Louis while striving  to lay a firm foundation for our city`s and nation`s future thought-leaders and change-agents. By developing problem-solving and critical-thinking skills in a nurturing and diverse environment, students in preschool through 6th Grade are equipped to thrive in secondary schools and engage their generation for Jesus Christ.
  • Join Central for an Admissions Coffee or call to schedule a private tour -- Discover why Christian parents choose Central as their partner in education!
Source: Verified school update

School Reviews

5  
We've been a Central family for 10 years, and each year we've been impressed with the high-quality teaching. Our children have benefited greatly from attending a school which is not only academically excellent but racially and economically diverse, friendly and warm. Central is a gem!
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,860
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 28 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Saint Louis, MO is $14,845 for elementary schools and $16,717 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Louis, MO is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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