Gardena Valley Christian School

Tel: (310)327-4987
  • Gardena Valley Christian School is a K-8th grade, private school, in its forty-eighth year of dedicated service, providing a superior Christian education to the children of Southern California’s South Bay.
  • Our mission is to prepare young people to be responsible, moral, problem-solving, Christian citizens effecting positive and innovative changes for tomorrow’s world.
  • To accomplish this goal, we provide a foundation for the development of the whole child – mentally, physically, and spiritually.
  • A superior academic program emphasizes the fundamentals of God’s Word integrated through communication skills, mathematics, science, and history.
  • Fine arts, computer, athletics, and other activities supplement the traditional subjects and help students discover their gifts and talents.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Religious AffiliationAssembly of God
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Students306 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
87%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeGardena Valley Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Elderwear navy pants and solid color polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,500

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,
GymnasticsSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.choir lessons, community outreach projects, dance lessons, DC trip, drama lessons, drums lessons, math olympics, Oceanography trip, piano lessons, Sacramento trip, science camp, speech meet, spelling bee, Student council, swimming, violin lessons, Washington choir lessons, dance lessons, DC trip, drama lessons, drums lessons, math olympics, piano lessons, science camp, speech meet, spelling bee, swimming, violin lessons, Washington, community outreach projects,
Oceanography trip,
Sacramento trip,
Student council,

School Notes

  • Gardena Valley christian School provides
  • computer instruction
  • supervised computer labs for research
  • library with full-time librarian
  • hot lunch and breakfast served
  • before and after school day care
  • music and art instruction for all students
  • cultural diversity celebration

Profile last updated: 12/07/2015

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