Cumberland Valley Christian School

  • Cumberland Valley Christian School is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, which is the same organization that awards accreditation to all the public schools in the area.
  • In a school of our size, class rank is the least important of the three, since our classes are smaller than those in the public schools.
  • CVCS students have been accepted to and have gone on to succeed at Christian and secular colleges and universities. Difficulty, of course, often depends on how much time a student puts into studying for a particular class or how much aptitude a student has for a particular subject.
  • Overall, however, the courses offered at CVCS are rigorous.
  • We strive to provide courses that are as challenging as or even more challenging than those offered by public schools.
  • We offer several advanced courses in our regular curriculum, including Advanced Mathematics and Advanced Physics, as well as Chemistry and Calculus.
  • Those courses are weighted for GPA calculation, and we offer an Honors U.S. History and Honors English class that is also weighted.
  • Our classes in English and Social Studies, while not weighted, offer students very demanding course work, some of it college-level.
  • We also provide a variety of online courses, both in regular classes and AP.
  • We offer dual enrollment opportunities with a variety of colleges, including several college classes that are taught on our campus.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1974

Student Body

Total Students425 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeCumberland Valley Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Number of AP Courses10 courses
Advanced CoursesA variety of online AP courses, Advanced Mathematics, Advanced Physics, Calculus, Chemistry, Honors Algebra I, Honors Algebra II, Honors English, Honors U.S. History
Average SAT score1220
Average ACT score28
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,200
Admissions DirectorDenise Murr

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Chapel Praise Team, Choir, Creation Club, Drama, Law Club, Mentor Program, Music Lessons, Serving Our Community, Student Council, Yearbook Choir, Creation Club, Drama, Law Club, Mentor Program, Music Lessons, Yearbook, Chapel Praise Team,
Serving Our Community,
Student Council,
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