At Horizon Christian School of Hood River, OR, we are dedicated to helping each student develop their full potential by encouraging Academic Achievement, Biblical Truth and Christian Character Development.
Since 1977, we have made that calling our priority by providing quality Christian education for families in the Columbia Gorge area.
We offer a challenging academic program taught by caring, experienced teachers using the highest quality curriculum with the Bible as the foundation.
Horizon Christian School is accredited and recongnized by ACSI.
Offering AP, concurrent and dual enrollment classes as well as tuition assistance programs with Grand Canyon University.
The Horizon Homeschool Program makes select Horizon programs and expertise available to homeschooling families to supplement and support home education.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1977

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Art, Calculus, Chemistry, English Composition, English Literature, Physics, US Government, US History
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Standardized dress code)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies depending on grade level. Variable Tuition program considers each families unique financial situation and sets a tuition rate that is best for them.
% on Financial Aid
42%
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Carol Yates
Admissions Associate
Rachel Caldwell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Leadership Team, Lego League, National Honor Society

School Notes

  • Horizon Christian School has a current student body of over 200 students, Pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, and homeschool integration. Our school serves communities throughout the Columbia Gorge. Academic excellence at Horizon is characterized by small class sizes, low teacher-student ratios, and individualized attention to help students achieve their goals. Horizon teachers and staff are committed to creating a caring and safe learning environment. We believe that relationships are key to that goal, so whether it`s teacher to student, student to student, or teacher to parent, positive relationships are stressed. Students participate in a full range of classes and activities. The challenging academic program includes Advanced Placement classes, field trips, retreats, mentoring, fine arts, service projects, and extracurricular activities all of which provide a rounded and rich curriculum. The Hawks cross country, soccer, basketball, track & field, and golf teams are frequent contenders for division titles at the 1A-OSAA level.
Profile last updated: 07/22/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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