Redwood Christian Elementary School

Tel: (510)889-7526
  • The mission of Redwood Christian Schools is to provide a Christ-centered education which is able to equip students for daily living and eternal life.
  • RCS serves nearly 700 students in grades K-12.  Located in the East Bay/San Francisco area, RCS currently has two Christian school campuses: our elementary campus is located in Castro Valley, CA, and our middle/high school campus is located in San Lorenzo, CA.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 244 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
67%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Redwood Christian Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(collared shirts; jeans in good repair)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,722
Tuition Notes Tuition shown is annual tuition for Transitional Kindergarten through 5th grade. Annual tuition for the Academic Assistance Program is $13,403 for grades 2 through 5. Tuition assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Brittany Spade

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, BowlingBasketballBowling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Advanced Band (Grades 3-5), Basic Computing/Keyboarding, Beginning Band (Grades 3-5), Chess and Games Club, Elementary Strings, Robotics, Royal Choir (Grades 4-5) Robotics, Advanced Band (Grades 3-5),
Basic Computing/Keyboarding,
Beginning Band (Grades 3-5),
Chess and Games Club,
Elementary Strings,
Royal Choir (Grades 4-5),
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The average private school tuition in Alameda County, CA is $13,178 for elementary schools and $16,155 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alameda County, CA is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).