Pella Christian Grade School

  • Pella Christian Grade School is a wonderful place for students to develop their God-given gifts for a life of service in God's kingdom.
  • Our school strives to teach about our world from a Biblical perspective.
  • Pella Christian Grade School offers a Spanish Immersion option for children in preschool through eighth grade. Spanish Immersion helps children become bilingual, as students learn all core subjects in Spanish.
  • Playing, working, and praising God together, students are expected to accomplish academic goals, to respect authority and each other, and increase in their love for their Creator and His world.
  • God continues to bless our school with committed teachers, talented volunteers, and financial gifts.
  • Explore our website to learn more about our school.
  • The school's mission statement is "Proclaiming the Lordship of Jesus Christ in all spheres of life and learning, Pella Christian Grade School, together with the parents, provides excellent academic training rooted in God's infallible Word, challenging students to develop their individual God-given gifts for a life of service in God's kingdom."

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, ESL, Reading and Math Support Services
Year Founded1912
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1993, 1994

Student Body

Total Students529 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Pella Christian Grade School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Endowment Size$5.5 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
LEGO Club
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pella
    Grades: PK-8 | 47 students
    6.8 miles
    110 Peoria West St
    Pella, IA 50219
    (641) 625-4131
    6.8 PK-8
    47
  • Alton
    Spalding Catholic Schools
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    Grades: PK-6 | 54 students
    192.9 miles
    908 6th Ave
    Alton, IA 51003
    (712) 756-4532
    192.9 PK-6
    54
  • Ankeny
    Grades: PK-12 | 368 students
    43.1 miles
    1604 West 1st St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-8114
    43.1 PK-12
    368
  • Atkins
    Central Lutheran School
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    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    64.8 miles
    310 3rd Street W
    Atkins, IA 52206
    (319) 223-5271
    64.8 PK-8
    185
  • Bellevue
    Grades: PK-12 | 298 students
    140.7 miles
    502 Franklin St
    Bellevue, IA 52031
    (563) 872-3356
    140.7 PK-12
    298

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