Gardena Valley Christian School
- 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 Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
|Religious Affiliation||Assembly of God|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Total Students||306 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 43%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||19 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
(Elderwear navy pants and solid color polo shirt)
Finances and Admission
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,500|
|Total Sports Offered||8 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBasketball, Cheering,|
Dance, Flag Football,
|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,|
- 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
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- GardenaGrades: K-8 | 227 students
13510 Van Ness Ave
Gardena, CA 90249
- Harbor CityGrades: K-12 | 52 students
25302 S. Vermont Avenue
Harbor City, CA 90710
- Los AngelesGrades: K-12 | 228 students
846 E El Segundo Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90059
- HawthorneGrades: 7-12 | 85 students
12500 Ramona Ave
Hawthorne, CA 90250
- Los AngelesGrades: K-12 | 50 students
706 E Manchester Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90001
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