Damascus Christian School
DCS is ACSI accreditated, and accredited though NWAC (Northwest Accreditation Commission).
DCS currently enrolls 221 students (elementary ¨C 101, junior high ¨C 36, high school ¨C 84).
DCS is just the right size small enough you can know all your classmates and truly have a family atmosphere, yet large enough to offer excellent academics, arts, technology, and sports.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Top Ranked OR School
- Grades: Prekindergarten-12
- Enrollment: 224 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Damascus Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Oregon for:
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
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Damascus Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Oregon for: Largest student body.
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The application deadline for Damascus Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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