Mountain State Christian School

Founded in 1966, Mountain State Christian School was the first Protestant school in West Virginia! MSCS offers academic excellence from K3 to Grade 12 with a Christian, Bible-based curriculum. MSCS is now accepting applications for student admission!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChurch of Christ
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1966
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students61 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 7%
Students by Grade Mountain State Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,800
Tuition NotesPlease contact MSCS for current rates.


Total Sports Offered1 sport

School Notes

  • Our GUIDING PRINCIPLES form the foundation that drives us at Mountain State Christian School.  Whether in the boardroom or the classroom,  every decision make is filtered through the guiding principles.  
  • 1-CHRIST CENTERED EDUCATION: MSCS strives to ensure our educational ENVIRONMENTAL are filtered through a CHRIST CENTERED lens.  It is our belief that a Christ centered education best prepares students to beResponsblE cOntribUting members of society.  A Christ centered education is more than theology. Moral and ethic instruction, character building and personal responsibility are a few of the many areas that a Christ centered education covers.  
  • 2_PARENTENTAL ENGAGEMENT: The success of the student is directly connected to the level of parental EngaGement.  MSCS works to build open and clear lines of communication with parents.   This partnership in which both the school and the home are reinforcing the same values is one of the advantages of a private school.  When this partnership is maximized,  it create the maximum educational impact for students. 
  • 3-PREPARATION FOR ADULTHOOD: Education is more than the pursuit of knowledge.  This is why at MSCS we work dilegently to create educational environments which prepare our students to successfully transition into adulthood.   Our learning environments are carefully crafted to ensure that our students are prepared to be CONTRIBUTING MEMBERS to society. 
  • 4- PERSONALIZED LEARNING: Education is most effective when it is personalized.  At MSCS our students are more thanenrollment number.   Our staff labors to get to know each student on a personal level to ensure that each student is getting the most of our learning environments.  
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The average private school tuition in West Virginia is $4,890 for elementary schools and $6,556 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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