Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory

  • Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory (PVCP) is a private Christian school in Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Our school is a community of academic excellence where students of all levels are able to seek their full spiritual and academic potential. We partner with parents in the pursuit of preparing exemplary Christian citizens and servant leaders for high school and college.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learning differences
Year Founded1974

Student Body

Total Students300 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 38%
Students by GradeParadise Valley Christian Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses1 courses
Average SAT score1270
Average ACT score26
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(khaki or navy shorts, pants, plaid skirts, jumpers, polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,396
Tuition NotesDiscount for multiple children. AZ Tax Credits Accepted.
Admissions DirectorJuliana Mays

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Book Club, Chess Club, International Club, Modern Manners

Club or Organization:
Archery, Robotics, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Drum Line, Guitar Ensemble

School Notes

  • Our Mission, for the Glory of God, is to be the high school and college preparatory of choice.  At Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory you will find a community of academic excellence where students of all levels are able to seek their potential.  The focus is to prepare students for exemplary Christian citizenship to become servant leaders.  We believe in partnering with parents in this pursuit.
  • Our objectives are five-fold:
  • - To provide a scholarly, Christ centered community instilling Biblical values by nurturing spiritual growth.
  • - Establish, assess, and achieve clear and measurable academic learning goals.
  • - Recruit, develop and retain quality, Christian, professional educators and staff.
  • - Foster parental involvement and effective communication.
  • - Model exemplary stewardship of our God-given resources.
  • In these ways we will partner with parents in the pursuit of preparing exemplary Christian citizens and servant leaders.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-12 | 787 students
    3.3 miles
    14400 N Tatum Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602)992-5100
    3.3 PK-12
    787
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-8 | 513 students
    5.2 miles
    6300 N Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85012
    (602)274-4866
    5.2 PK-8
    513
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-12 | 426 students
    7.9 miles
    1751 W Indian School Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85015
    (602)265-4707
    7.9 PK-12
    426
  • Phoenix
    Grades: PK-12 | 181 students
    15 miles
    2020 E Baseline Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85042
    (602)243-1900
    15 PK-12
    181
  • Phoenix
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    Grades: NS-K | 132 students
    8.9 miles
    5115 E Virginia Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602)840-2342
    8.9 NS-K
    132

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