Horizon Christian School

  • Horizon Christian School (HCS) serves students from pre-k through 12th grade, and is a non-denominational ministry of Horizon Christian Fellowship.
  • Our student body of nearly 300 is comprised of students from many local churches.
  • HCS teaches from a Biblical worldview, and is fully accredited through the Indiana Department of Education.
  • Horizon provides small class sizes with more personal attention. Students enjoy our beautiful 98 acre campus in the Geist/Lawrence area.
  • Horizon is a non-denominational, Biblically based Christian school striving for academic excellence while developing in students a Christian perspective of the world by encouraging a lifetime of service to Jesus Christ.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1998

Student Body

Total Students288 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Horizon Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus, English, Statistics, US History

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,720
Tuition NotesPK: $2,600 K-5th grade: $6,720 6th-8th grade: $6,860 High School: $7,470 Additionally, all grades have $260 registration fee and $260 curriculum fee
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMary Lyn Milford


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,

School Notes

  • The curriculum at Horizon Christian School emphasizes a Biblical worldview, and intentionally promotes an atmosphere of Christ's love that encourages our students to obey God's Word and trust fully in God's sovereignty.  It is the work of Horizon Christian School to provide an intentional educational framework which equips our students with the skills necessary to pursue God's calling in their lives.  The students at Horizon have achieved above the national average on national standardized tests, and above the Indiana average on the ISTEP.  Courses are aligned with Indiana State Standards and taught through a Christian worldview.  We continually review and enhance our academics, providing our students with the essential skills to succeed.  Our students go on to a variety of colleges, including Anderson University, Indiana University, Indiana Wesleyan University, IUPUI, Purdue University, Taylor University, and many others.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianapolis
     Bishop Chatard
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 713 students
    7.9 miles
    5885 Crittenden Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46220
    (317) 251-1451
    7.9 9-12
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: 9-12 | 800 students
    11.8 miles
    2801 W 86th Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46268
    (317) 524-7050
    11.8 9-12
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: NS-12 | 1258 students
    3.9 miles
    6401 E 75th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46250
    (317) 849-3441
    3.9 NS-12
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: PK-12 | 210 students
    14.4 miles
    3639 S Keystone Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46227
    (317) 789-8710
    14.4 PK-12
  • Indianapolis
    Grades: 7-12 | 639 students
    13.5 miles
    3360 W 30th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    (317) 924-4333
    13.5 7-12

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The average private school tuition in Indianapolis, IN is $8,276 for elementary schools and $11,131 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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