Ottumwa Christian School

Ottumwa Christian School "Where the Heart of Education is the Education of the Heart." O.C.S. exists to help Christian parents fulfill their God-given responsibility in bringing up their children in the nurture and admonition of our Lord Jesus.
The purpose of OCS is to glorify and magnify the name of our Lord through all activities and functions of the school.
We are fully committed to a Christ-centered, Bible-based instructional program implemented by well-trained and well-qualified born-again teachers who have dedicated their lives to serving the Lord in the OCS classrooms.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 79 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,450
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1996

Student Body

Total Students
79 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade
Ottumwa Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
6 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Registration & Academic Fees not included in tuition. Tuition can be paid in lump sum or 9 monthly payments by ACH draft. Tuition subject to change.
Admissions Director
P. Eklund, Principal
Admissions Associate
V. Pickett, Office Mgr.

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Ottumwa Christian School cost?
Ottumwa Christian School's tuition is approximately $2,450 for private students.
What sports does Ottumwa Christian School offer?
Ottumwa Christian School offers 1 interscholastic sports: Basketball.
When is the application deadline for Ottumwa Christian School?
The application deadline for Ottumwa Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 79 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,450
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $5,777 for elementary schools and $10,695 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Iowa is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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