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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1996

Student Body

Total Students108 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Ottumwa Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size6 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,450
Tuition NotesRegistration & 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 DirectorP. Eklund, Principal
Admissions AssociateV. Pickett, Office Mgr.

Sports

Total Sports Offered1 sport
SportsBasketballBasketball
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