Northside Christian School

Northside Christian School was founded in 1975 as a ministry of Northside Baptist Church.
The Lord's blessing upon the school is evidenced by its growth from that five-year-old kindergarten to its present fully developed academic, fine arts, and sports programs for three-year kindergarten through high school seniors.
Northside Christian School exists to assist parents in their God-given responsibility of educating their student by providing a high-quality spiritual and academic program; enhanced by balanced fine arts and athletics, while encouraging the students to live disciplined, Christ-centered lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1965
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$125
Summer Program Cost Notesweekly cost K3-6 2-year olds $150 per week
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students270 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Northside Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesDual Enrollment Math, Dual Enrollment Science, Honors Algebra II, Honors Anatomy, Honors Biology, Honors Calculus, Honors Chemistry, Honors English 9-12, Honors Spanish I, II, III, Honors Trig/Pre-calc
Average Percentile SSAT72%
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,755
Tuition NotesK3-K4 $5,946 Total annual cost K5-$6,476 1-6 $6,755 7-8 $7.421 9-12 $7.870
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMr. Gavin Lockaby, Administrator
Admissions AssociateDr. Cecil Beach

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringSoccer,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Northside Christian School was founded in 1975 as a ministry of Northside Baptist Church. The Lord's blessing upon the school is evidenced by its growth from that five-year-old kindergarten to its present fully developed academic, fine arts, and sports programs for three-year kindergarten through high school seniors. Northside Christian School exists to assist parents in their God-given responsibility of educating their student by providing a high-quality spiritual and academic program; enhanced by balanced fine arts and athletics, while encouraging the students to live disciplined, Christ-centered lives.
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