Delmarva Christian Schools

  • Delmarva Christian High School is a non-denominational Christian high school providing students with an excellent Christian education.
  • The school is strongly committed to partnering with parents and endeavoring to mature young people to be biblically minded, well educated, critical thinkers as they seek to discover God`s will for their lives.
  • By speaking biblical truth in all of areas of study, students learn to think with Christian discernment forming their own Christ-centered beliefs and convictions. Entering its fifteenth year, DCHS presents data that imparts excellence in academic standards with exceptional academic scores and high college acceptance rates.
  • Individualized learning including online courses and 1:1 iPad technologies enhance student learning along with outreach ministry, athletic, and performing arts programs. Moreover, DCHS students develop the tools for lifelong learning and the spiritual disciplines that will prepare them to excel beyond high school.
  • Focusing on the motto, A Higher Standard, DCHS continues to challenge the staff and students to put forth their best efforts toward each other and, more importantly, "unto the Lord." Accountability and positive student/teacher relationships are contributing factors to student success at DCHS. It is understood that the sacrifices made for Christian education demand everyone to strive for excellence spiritually, academically, and physically.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences to include mild IEP
Year Founded2003

Student Body

Total Students401 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Delmarva Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses6 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Admissions DirectorSusan Gum


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

School Notes

  • Delmarva Christian High School is a member of the Delmarva Christian Schools school system. Delmarva Christian Schools, a non-denominational Christian school system, provides an excellent Christian education to students from young toddler through grade 8 at the Milton campus in Milton, Delaware, and from grades 9 through12 at the high school in Georgetown, Delaware. The mission of Delmarva Christian Schools is to proclaim the gospel by preparing students spiritually, academically, and physically to know and do God`s will in their lives.For more information, call Delmarva Christian High School at 302-856-4040, Delmarva Christian Milton Campus at 302-684-4983, or visit
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  • Wilmington
    Grades: NS-12 | 791 students
    76.6 miles
    2813 W 17th Street
    Wilmington, DE 19806
    76.6 NS-12

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