Downers Grove Christian School

  • Downers Grove Christian School has a Christian faculty and staff united to provide your children with an education that will allow them to mature to new heights mentally, spiritually, socially, and physically.
  • Downers Grove Christian School has been committed to an education that is 'Distinctly Christian' for over 30 years.
  • Therefore, our students have excelled in the above areas as parents come back to us year after year mentioning that DGCS feels like a 'second home'.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students162 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
31%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Downers Grove Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Chess Club, Student Council, Young Rembrandts
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  • Downers Grove
    Good Shepherd Lutheran Academy
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    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 78 students
    1.4 miles
    525 63rd St
    Downers Grove, IL 60516
    (630)852-5081
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  • Downers Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 507 students
    0.8 miles
    440 Prairie Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)968-6155
    0.8 PK-8
    507
  • Lisle
     St Joan Of Arc
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 503 students
    3.2 miles
    4913 Columbia Avenue
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (630)969-1732
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    503
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    Grades: NS-8 | 449 students
    8.5 miles
    1155 Aurora Ave
    Naperville, IL 60540
    (630)961-6125
    8.5 NS-8
    449

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