Providence, A Santa Barbara Christian School

  • Providence is a Christian, college preparatory independent school, serving grades PS-12, in Santa Barbara, California. Our mission is to enable our students to develop their intellectual competence, their personal character and integrity, their social and leadership skills, their appreciation for our national heritage, and their commitment to the historic Christian faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 287 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Providence, A Santa Barbara Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art, Biology, Calculus, Economics, English Literature, European History, Photography, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, U.S. Government, U.S. History,
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Polo shirts for boys and girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes Generous tuition assistance and scholarships provided to make Providence accessible to most families
% on Financial Aid
75%
Admissions Director Joyce Luy
Admissions Associate Becca Gill

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Experienced, dynamic Christian teachers
  • Small classes
  • College-preparatory academics
  • Competitive varsity athletics
  • Dynamic visual and performing arts programs
  • Diverse and involved student body
  • Tuition assistance program and scholarships

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