Echo Ridge Christian School

  • Echo Ridge Christian School has been in Nevada County for 80 years. In 1962 we opened the doors at our current location, and have been educating students in grades K-8 since then.Our teachers are enthusiastic and passionate about serving God and inspiring children to reach their full potential.
  • They are professionals who provide research-based instruction and assessment.
  • Teachers are commited to "Educating The Whole Child" by working together with parents to find the best, individualized solutions for the education of each student.
  • Class sizes are kept purposefully small, so as to best serve the needs of each child and to encourage a family-like environment.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1932

Student Body

Total Students30 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeEcho Ridge Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(collared, buttoned polo shirts in any color, and jeans, pants or skirts that are free of wholes and tears)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,410
Tuition NotesTuition rates are different for each grade. 8th grade is the highest, at $4410 for the year
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$400
Admissions DirectorSara Filipps

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Swimming, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballIndoor Soccer,
SwimmingVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Piano

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Samba Socce

School Notes

  • Echo Ridge Christian School has been in Nevada County for 80 years. In 1962 we opened the doors at our current location, and have been educating students in grades K-8 since then.Our teachers are enthusiastic and passionate about serving God and inspiring children to reach their full potential. They are professionals who provide research-based instruction and assessment. Teachers are commited to "Educating The Whole Child" by working together with parents to find the best, individualized solutions for the education of each student. Class sizes are kept purposefully small, so as to best serve the needs of each child and to encourage a family-like environment.

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