Odessa Christian School

Odessa Christian School's purpose is to give the opportunity to students to gain knowledge and wisdom academically and spiritually, growing in stature and in favor with the Lord and men.
Also, to equip each student to be able to "Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth." The school provides an atmosphere where students can express themselves in a secure and comfortable environment, with high academic, social, and spiritual expecations for all students.
Our mission is to develop through prayer, purposeful instruction, and a Christian worldview young people of strong character with active and creative minds, a sense of social and environmental stewardship, and the courage to act and stand on their beliefs.
We stress the total development of each student, spiritual, intellectual, social, creative, emotional, and physical.

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Odessa Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
67 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
Odessa Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
8 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Calculus AB, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP US Government, AP World History, High school honors English, High school honors foreign language, High school honors history/social science, High school honors math, High school honors science, Middle school honors English and advanced math options, Student-driven learning allows for accelerated, traditional
Classroom Dress Code
OCS uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Varies from $7600 - $8000
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Erin Ciulla
Admissions Associate
Beverly Kidwell


Total Sports Offered
7 sports
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Odessa Christian School cost?
Odessa Christian School's tuition is approximately $7,800 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Odessa Christian School?
The acceptance rate of Odessa Christian School is 75%, which is lower than the national average of 84%. Odessa Christian School's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Florida with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Odessa Christian School offer?
Odessa Christian School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Odessa Christian School's ranking?
Odessa Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Lowest average acceptance rates.
When is the application deadline for Odessa Christian School?
The application deadline for Odessa Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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The average private school tuition in Hillsborough County, FL is $9,796 for elementary schools and $10,270 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Hillsborough County, FL is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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