Decatur Christian High School
- Decatur Christian School was established in 1973 in order to provide students with a quality academic education integrated with a Christian view of God and the world.
- Our staff is professional and oriented to serve families by teaching and modeling a Christ-centered life that glorifies Jesus Christ.
- Over the years the school program has expanded, but our mission remains the same. Decatur Christian School seeks to fulfill the God-given potential of each student by teaching excellence in academics, character, leadership and responsibilty through solid principles based on scriptural truth.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||184 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 31%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Average ACT score||25|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(No uniforms. Sharp looking pants with collared tops. )
Finances and Admission
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,540|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition scale ranges from 3560 for lower elementary to 5170 for high school with a 20% tuition assistance for new families to DCS|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$800|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Brian Minott|
|Admissions Associate||Karen Heuser|
|Total Sports Offered||6 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Cheering,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||2 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||First Lego League, First Tech Challenge First Lego League,|
First Tech Challenge,
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