Johnstown Christian School
5.00 (1 review)
Johnstown Christian School Photo #3 - High School students participate in the ACSI Leadership Conference in Washington DC annually.
Johnstown Christian School Photo #4 - Celebrating 75 years of Christian Education in the Johnstown and Somerset area.
Johnstown Christian School Photo #5 - Starting in Grade 4, students can learn an instrument. We offer elementary, middle school and high school band. Students perform at our All-School Christmas Concert and at the Spring Band Concert that is a side-by-side with the Somerset County Band.
Johnstown Christian School Photo #8 - Students are eligible for membership when they complete a high school Spanish course with a grade of honor (an A average for the year). Then, after enrolling in a higher level Spanish course, Spanish II or above, students are invited to be inducted into the Spanish Honor Society.
- 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
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
|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.|
|Total Students||219 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||31 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Number of AP Courses||12 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|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||1203|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Dress code can be found in our Family Handbook on our website: www.johnstownchristianschool.org. Look under the parents tab.)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||JCS offers variable tuition|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Kristen Mack|
|Total Sports Offered||10 sports|
|Sports||Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and FieldArchery, Baseball,|
Basketball, Cross Country,
Football, Ice Hockey,
Swimming, Track and Field,
|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:
- JCS is sponsored by the Patron Association (families of the school).
- 245 students are enrolled in 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).
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This is a great school! The teachers are fabulous, the extracurriculars are flourishing, and it's just a cool place to be! The music program is fantastic.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Daniel
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