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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1924

Student Body

Total Students204 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Portland Christian School - Portland Avenue Campus Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesK-6 $3300 7-8 $4800 9-12 $5100
Admissions DirectorJodell Seay
Admissions AssociateSusan Brangers

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoftball,
Volleyball

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.
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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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