Newton Christian School is a community of families, staff and friends working together to provide the students with a loving, nurturing environment which promotes strong academic development. Here the students learn by example and Bible-directed instruction to know God better.
They learn to see His sustaining hand in Creation, to honor Him, and to be equipped with the skill and insight for service to God and their community.
At Newton Christian School we strive to incorporate Christ and biblical truth into our entire curriculum.
During chapels, all students join together to worship God in prayer, singing and devotions.
Throughout all aspects of their education, students are challenged to pursue excellence--academically, morally and spiritually.
One of the ways in which we achieve academic excellence is to make the "basics" a priority in our curriculum.
This includes teaching phonics in our reading program and facts in our math program.
The multi-grade classrooms and low student-teacher ratio allow individualized instruction and cooperative learning experiences.
Our students, beginning in kindergarten and continuing through eighth grade are encouraged to develop disciplined study habits that will serve them through life.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 84 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
With resource teacher and in partnership with public schools
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
84 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade
Newton Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
12 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
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% on Financial Aid



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
Band, Lego League, Private Music Lessons

Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Drama Club, Ping Pong Club, Sewing Club

School Notes

  • Application and Interview are required for enrollment

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 84 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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