Milpitas Christian School

Milpitas Christian School is a co-educational, independent Pre-K through 8th grade school with campuses in San Jose & Milpitas.
MCS provides students with a comprehensive academic program and an educational experience grounded in values that will prepare them for a future of success.
Since 1974, MCS has been helping students discover their unique gifts and talents and equipping them to be world changers: followers of Christ who are creative and complex thinkers, effective communicators, and community contributors.
To receive more information or to arrange a campus tour, visit MilpitasChristian.org or call (408) 945-6530.

Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 313 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Milpitas Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Resource Center tutoring avalible
Year Founded
1974
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
313 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
85%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade
Milpitas Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
MCS uniforms provided by Lands' End

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies based on grade level.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions Director
Dary Turner

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Chinese Language, Diets & Life - Food Explorers Club, Engineering For Kids, Hip Hop Dance, Speech and Debate

Arts and Music Programs:
Clay Art, Creative Art

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Skatedogs - Mobile Skateboard Park, Tennis

School Notes

  • To prepare children to be the next generation of leaders, Milpitas Christian School educates the whole child - spiritually, intellectually, socially, physically and emotionally.Students at MCS are inspired to think creatively and critically. They are challenged to acquire Christ-like character, and they are often reminded that God has created each student wonderfully with the ultimate goal of transforming their world for Jesus Christ. Our academic program provides rigor and challenge as teachers personalize the educational experience for each child.The ingredients to achieve our mission at MCS include low student-to-teacher class ratios, a well-rounded Christ-centered, college preparatory curriculum enriched with music, band, physical education, STEAM, and athletic opportunities, and teachers who love and inspire their students to go beyond their potential.
  • Preschool: Academic programs for 2, 3 and 4 year-olds
  • Elementary: Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten through 5th grade
  • Middle School: Grades 6 through 8
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Milpitas Christian School offer a summer program?
Yes, Milpitas Christian School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Milpitas Christian School offer?
Milpitas Christian School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball and Volleyball.
What is Milpitas Christian School's ranking?
Milpitas Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Milpitas Christian School?
The application deadline for Milpitas Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2023-24)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 313 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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