Phoenix Christian School PreK-8

The mission of Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 is to partner with Christian homes and Christian churches to educate children for lives of loving and obedient service to God, His kingdom and all mankind.
The home, church and school work together, each mutually supporting the other.
Our goal is that Phoenix Christian School students will gain an understanding of God's great love for them, and will rely on His word as the foundation for all wisdom and learning.
At PCS the truths of Scripture have provided a light and a path to teach students about our great God, His world, and their place in it.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedADD/ADHD
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students140 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School polo shirts required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesK - $7414/yr 1-4 - $7919/yr 5-8 - $8430/yr
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRyan K Groen, Principal
Admissions AssociateSarah Madderom
Endowment Size$0.25 million


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,

School Notes

  • Phoenix Christian School PreK-8 teaches a Christian world view to all students.  Our teachers are state certified and highly qualified.  We offer a curriculum that intergrates Biblical teachings into every subject area throughout the school day.  We offer an after school sports program for students in grades 5-8 with competition against other schools around the valley in baseball, basketball, cross-country, softball, soccer, and volleyball.  We offer: Art (PreK-8), Drama (7-8), Library (PreK-8), Instrumental Music (4-8) Vocal Music (PreK-8), Physical Education (K-8), Spanish (K-8), and Yearbook (7-8).  Our students and staff attend chapel twice a month. We have annual school themes based on God's Word. 

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The average private school tuition in Phoenix, AZ is $8,362 for elementary schools and $14,229 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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