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 over 700 students in grades TK-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 school and 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 AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1970

Student Body

Total Students268 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
67%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeRedwood Christian Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(collared shirts; jeans in good repair)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,722
Tuition NotesTuition 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 DirectorBrittany Spade

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, BowlingBasketballBowling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Basic Computing/Keyboarding, Chess and Games Club, Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Advanced Band (Grades 3-5), Beginning Band (Grades 3-5), Elementary Strings, Royal Choir (Grades 4-5)
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The average private school tuition in Alameda County, CA is $13,035 for elementary schools and $17,757 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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