Portland Christian School - Portland Avenue Campus

Portland Christian School is not a substitute for the Christian home or Christian parents or congregational activity, but is a supplement.
We believe education concerns the whole nature of man--body, mind and spirit.
To educate and train this mind and this body to the neglect of the spiritual nature is the sad weakness of public education.
It is in man's spiritual nature that he is most like or unlike God who created him to be in His image.
The greatest tool in the hands of man for the education of his spirit is the Bible.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 204 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1924

Student Body

Total Students
204 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade
Portland Christian School - Portland Avenue Campus Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
K-6 $3300 7-8 $4800 9-12 $5100
Admissions Director
Jodell Seay
Admissions Associate
Susan Brangers

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

School Notes

  • Portland Christian School is not a substitute for the Christian home or Christian parents or congregational activity, but is a supplement. We believe education concerns the whole nature of man--body, mind and spirit. To educate and train this mind and this body to the neglect of the spiritual nature is the sad weakness of public education. It is in man's spiritual nature that he is most like or unlike God who created him to be in His image. The greatest tool in the hands of man for the education of his spirit is the Bible.

School Reviews

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1952-1956, I attended grades 9-12, my son attended 11th and 12th grades - 1978-1980. I served as a member of the Portland Christian School Board from 1988 to present (2016). I taught math, directed adult programs, and served as the corporation's business manger in public education during a 34 year period - 1961 thru 1995. I then became the administrator of the Portland Christian Schools for 7 years, 1995-2002. Students that have attended Portland Christian have in general received a better education than those that have attended public schools (special education classes were not available at Portland Christian, but advanced placement classes were available).
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 204 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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