James Valley Christian School provides a K-12 state accredited education and a preschool program for children 3-5 years old.
We endeavor to provide a balanced education based on strong academic and spiritual standards.
We desire to help students develop spiritual depth, academic excellence and moral integrity.
Our Goal to offer the highest achievable training in a Christian environment, working cooperatively with both parents and churches for the spiritual, emotional and academic development of our youth.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked SD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 261 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

James Valley Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Dakota for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students
261 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
James Valley Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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What is James Valley Christian School's ranking?

James Valley Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Dakota for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for James Valley Christian School?

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

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked SD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 261 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in South Dakota is $3,735 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Dakota is 97% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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