Covenant Christian School has been teaching minds, and training hearts for God for since 1985! The 2019-2020 school year marked our 35th year in Christian education for K-8, and our 15th year in preschool education.
School provides a non-denominational Christian education for pre-school and Kindergarten through 8th grade.
Covenant is Dual Accredited for K-8 by ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International) and WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges). Students flourish academically and socially at CCS. What's the secret? Great teachers! Our teachers place a high value on your child, and take the time to develop meaningful relationships with them.
They utilize multiple modes of instruction to meet students' needs, and take the time necessary to help students toward subject mastery.
Because the students at CCS are known as individuals, they feel important, welcomed and challenged to do their best each day.
K-8 students thrive in an academically stimulating environment that includes wonderful enrichment classes such as Art, Music, P.E., Science Lab for K-5, and Spanish for K-8. We offer a traditional K-8 curriculum taught from a Biblical perspective. We support common values, NOT Common Core. Robotics and Coding are integrated into Math and Science.
CCS is authorized to issue I-20's to international students who want to attend school in the U.S. on an F-1 Visa.
We have a great SUMMER BLAST CAMP for students entering 1st through 8th grades in the fall.Mid-June to Mid-August, Monday through Friday, 7:00am-6:00pm. Daily or weekly rates available.
You are personally invited to tour our beautiful campus to see firsthand all that we have to offer..You may even schedule a shadow day for your child.
We are located Freeway-close in the heart of Orange, California. We look forward to meeting you.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 156 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,520
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Academic Coaching Program to give extra support to those with learning challenges
Year Founded
1985

Student Body

Total Students
156 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Covenant Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform plaid or khaki or navy bottoms for girls and khaki or navy bottoms for boys and red or white or navy blue polo shirts and navy or black jackets)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
The above reflects the annualized K8 tuition. It is paid monthly for 10 months (Aug-May).
Admissions Director
Christina Armenta
Admissions Associate
Trish Smith

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

  • Preschool through 8th Grade Program
  • Outstanding educational Program
  • Traditional K-8 Curriculum taught from a Biblical perspective 
  • WASC and ACSI Accredited for K-8
  • I-20 International F-1 Students Accepted (contact Trish Smith at 714/998-4852 x115 or tsmith@covschool.org)
  • Winter Program for Visiting International Students 
  • Academic Coaching Program
  • Credentialed Christian Teachers
  • Small class sizes
  • Before and after school extended care for Grades K-8
  • Technology K-8
  • Science Lab K-5
  • Spanish K-8
  • Library and A.R. 
  • Art, Music, P.E.
  • Life Skills for 6-8
  • Sports Program for Boys and Girls Grades 4-8
  • Chapel every Friday
  • Character Development Program
  • Beautiful Campus and Gym
  • Summer Blast Day Camp Grades for students entering 1st-8th
  • Summer Fun Program for Preschool through Kindergarten

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (5 reviews)
5  
When it comes to Private Schools in Orange County this is one of the best. As a parent of 3 young kids, 2 of them in private school, the opinion of other parents carries a lot of weight for us as a family. I have talked w/ several parents of kids here at Covenant Christian School and they LOVE it. From the heart of the teaching staff all the way up to the vision of the Head of School. This place rocks! It's awesome to know that God is doing some great work in the hearts and lives of our kids in today's technology crazed society... Praise God for Covenant Christian School in Orange.
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5  
Both of our children attended Covenant and they both weren't great students when they started, but with teachers that cared and working with a great academic coach they excelled one is now doing well in College and the other at Lutheran. Both played multiple sports and they loved it. They learned discipline, respect, sportsmanship, great study habits and most of all a love for Jesus Christ. They both love working with the little children and being a role model for them; that is something that Covenant teaches.
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5  
Amazing integration of faith and education. As a former student it gave me the foundation I needed!
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5  
I am a former student of Covenant Christian School, and have also had two of my children attned Covenant for pre-school. I have very fond memories of my years at Covenant. The teachers made a lasting impact on my life, not only preparing me academically, but also strenghtening my relationship with the Lord. The pre-school program is fabulous! My children were reading basic words by the end of the program, and had a solid start to their education. I am so pleased to see that the dedication to Christ and high academic standards that I enjoyed as a student are still in place for my children at Covenant today!
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5  
My daughter went to CCS Kindergarten through 8th Grade and loved every day of her time at CCS. She now goes to a private HS, but frequently visits CCS and will always have fond memories of it.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 156 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,520
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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