Portage Christian School

  • Portage Christian School mission is to impart God's wisdom for Godly living to our students through the education process.
  • Christian education involves more than just a chapel service of a few Bible classes; it is an extension of the Christian home and church which integrates Christian thinking into all areas of study.
  • It requires a commitment from parents for academic and spiritual excellence; it requires a commitment from the student to develop spiritual, intellectual and physical gifts to the fullest potential; it requires a commitment from the faculty and staff which makes this development possible.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students283 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Portage Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Portage Christian School mission is to impart God's wisdom for Godly living to our students through the education process. Christian education involves more than just a chapel service of a few Bible classes; it is an extension of the Christian home and church which integrates Christian thinking into all areas of study. It requires a commitment from parents for academic and spiritual excellence; it requires a commitment from the student to develop spiritual, intellectual and physical gifts to the fullest potential; it requires a commitment from the faculty and staff which makes this development possible.
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  • Crown Point
    Grades: PK-8 | 521 students
    12.7 miles
    405 E Joliet St
    Crown Point, IN 46307
    (219) 663-0676
    12.7 PK-8
    521
  • Gary
    Grades: PK-10 | 356 students
    6.9 miles
    900 W Ridge Road
    Gary, IN 46408
    (219) 887-4473
    6.9 PK-10
    356
  • Hammond
    Grades: K-9 | 82 students
    15.9 miles
    6947 Hohman Ave
    Hammond, IN 46324
    (219) 932-0403
    15.9 K-9
    82
  • Highland
    Grades: PK-8 | 437 students
    12.5 miles
    3040 Ridge Rd
    Highland, IN 46322
    (219) 838-0356
    12.5 PK-8
    437
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    Grades: 9-12 | 459 students
    7.3 miles
    5959 Broadway
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 887-5959
    7.3 9-12
    459

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,342 for elementary schools and $10,145 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Indiana is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).