CCPS is the "oldest private school in Mt. Pleasant" is building a foundation for the future! CCPS seeks to assist parents in raising children to their God-given potential emotionally, spiritually, academically, and physically for a lifetime of Kingdom-building service. We are accredited by SCISA.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Coastal Christian Preparatory School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

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School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Evaluation on Individual Basis
Year Founded
1953
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$180
Summer Program Cost Notes
SummerCamp runs week day mornings with aftercare options available. SummerCamp is open to 3K to 5th grade graduates in the Charleston area.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 18%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size
12 students
Advanced Courses
Pre-Algebra
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform Required for K5 -8th)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges by grade level, from $7450 to $8500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Charles Stayer
Admissions Associate
Martha Willams

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Battle of the Books, Literary Meet, Math Meet

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club

School Notes

  • Coastal Christian Preparatory School (CCPS) strives to work with parents to assist children in becoming confident, successful learners. Our small class sizes and individualized instruction opportunities provide the perfect environment for learner success. We provide opportunities for learning outside the classroom and encourage experiential learning for classes of all ages. Coastal Christian has a strong "Missions Focus" that allows our students to make a difference in their local community and beyond. At Coastal Christian, our mission is to assist parents in raising their children emotionally, spiritually, academically, and physically. We believe this balanced approach helps provide life-long skills that allow our students to make a powerful impact on God's Kingdom.  
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

School Reviews

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Our family has been a part of Coastal Christian for over 10 years. This school has provided so many opportunities for growth both inside and outside of the classroom. I love that my son has the opportunity to attend a school that values small class sizes and experiential learning, and places little emphasis on standardized testing. My son has been able to be active in sports and other activities without the burden of excessive homework each evening. A small school environment has been the perfect fit for us and we truly feel as if we are part of a caring family at Coastal.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Charleston County, SC is $11,532 for elementary schools and $15,611 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Charleston County, SC is 77% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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