Johnstown Christian School

Johnstown Christian School Johnstown Christian School has a rich history of serving families by providing the best in Christian education.
Engaging Minds, Building Character, Deepening Faith since 1944  Preschool through 12th Grade
Accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International and Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 280 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Johnstown Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
The Discovery Center helps students overcome academic difficulties which may be due to learning differences, with the ultimate goal being to help them reach their highest potential and be more fully prepared to realize God’s purposes for them.
Year Founded
1944

Student Body

Total Students
280 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Johnstown Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
64%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
12 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Algebra II, American Government, Calculus I, Calculus II, College Algebra, English Composition I, English Composition II/Study in British Literature, Human Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab, Introductory Chemistry, Physics I with Lab, Precalculus, Principles of Biology I with Lab, Probability & Statistics, Survey of American Literature I
Average SAT score
1175
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Dress code can be found in our Family Handbook on our website: www.johnstownchristianschool.org. Look under the parents tab.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
JCS offers variable tuition
% on Financial Aid
85%
Admissions Director
Kristen Mack

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Lego Club, Middle School Clubs, Reading Team (5th&6th), Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama, Hand Bells, Tour Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Elementary Basketball

School Notes

  • JCS is sponsored by the Patron Association (families of the school).
  • Preschool through 12th grade.
  • Students represent over 40 church congregations and 15 denominations.
  • Located within 10 miles of 11 school districts, JCS has 15 classrooms, including art and music rooms, a computer lab, a library, and a gym.
  • A staff of 31 teachers are each personally committed to Jesus Christ.
  • Teachers are State and/or ACSI certified (64% have a master's degree).
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Johnstown Christian School often compared to?
Johnstown Christian Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Somerset Christian School by visitors of our site.
What sports does Johnstown Christian School offer?
Johnstown Christian School offers 10 interscholastic sports: Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Track and Field.
What is Johnstown Christian School's ranking?
Johnstown Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Johnstown Christian School?
The application deadline for Johnstown Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 280 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $10,957 for elementary schools and $16,415 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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