Echo Ridge Christian School has been in Nevada County for over 80 years. In 1962 we opened the doors at our current location, and have been educating students in grades K-8 ever since. Our teachers are enthusiastic and passionate about serving God and inspiring children to reach their full potential.
Teachers at ERCS are well qualified 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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 44 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,880
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Echo Ridge Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1932

Student Body

Total Students
44 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
Echo Ridge Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
collared, buttoned polo shirts in any colorrr, and jeans, pants or skirts that are free of wholes and tears

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates are different for each grade. Grades 1-6 - $4880 for the year, and Kindergarten is the lowest at $4370 for the year.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$400
Admissions Director
Patyy Osborne
Admissions Associate
Louise Pryor

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

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

School Notes

  • Echo Ridge Christian School has been in Nevada County for over 80 years. In 1962 we opened the doors at our current location, and have been educating students in grades K-8 ever since.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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Echo Ridge Christian School cost?

Echo Ridge Christian School's tuition is approximately $4,880 for private students.

What sports does Echo Ridge Christian School offer?

Echo Ridge Christian School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Swimming and Volleyball.

What is Echo Ridge Christian School's ranking?

Echo Ridge Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Least expensive tuition and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Echo Ridge Christian School?

The application deadline for Echo Ridge Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 44 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,880
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in California is $15,266 for elementary schools and $20,907 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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