JCS exists to bring honor to Jesus Christ by educating with excellence and nurturing our students` God given abilities. We partner with families, the church, and the community to raise up generations of men and women with a biblical worldview who will love Christ and serve others.
JCS is fully accredited   JCS's high school program seeks to develop Christ-centered character, academic excellence, and a vision for global ministry while encouraging students to serve God through the discovery and use of their gifts and talents.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 219 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
ESL, dys autism Downs
Year Founded
1954
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
219 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Juniata Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
17 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Jeans, Tee Shirts,

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition is $4,108 for Kindergarten, $5101 for 1-5, $5652 for 6-8 and $5983 for High school. Multi-child discounts available. Tuition aid available.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,400
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Florence Dressler

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Home Economics, National Honor Society, Student Ambassador Program

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drama Team, Praise and Worship Team, Tech Ed

School Notes

  • JCS exists to bring honor to Jesus Christ by educating with excellence and nurturing our students' God given abilities.  We partner with families, the church, and the community to raise up generations of men and women with a biblical worldview who will love Christ and serve others, encouraging students to serve God through the discovery and use of their gifts and talents.
  • JCS teachers are Christian with a personal statement of faith who provide a solid education with a Christian Worldview.
  • JCS is an active member of the National Honor Society.
  • JCS has a strong emphasis on service with at least one mandatory Missions opportunity required.
  • JCS is strongly family oriented with plenty of parental involvement.
Source: Verified school update

School Reviews

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JMS is a safe, loving environment. They have multiple teaching styles to reach the multiple learning styles of the students. Their College and Work Force Prep is nothing short of outstanding. Being fully accredited, their graduates are sought after by colleges all over the nation.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 219 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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