Redwood Christian Elementary School
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #2 - Weekly library is always a favorite among the students.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #3 - Third grade students enjoy a bird watching field trip at a nearby park.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #4 - Students and parents look forward to the Harvest Day feast every year.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #5 - Fire fighter gives a safety demonstration to our Kindergarten class.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #6 - Technology in the classrooms: first grade students use their iPads to work on math problems.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #7 - Art classes taught by specialists are offered weekly.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #8 - Phonetic-based reading is taught beginning in kindergarten and is emphasized throughout all grades at Redwood Christian Elementary School.
Redwood Christian Elementary School Photo #9 - Royal Choir, a co-curricular elective, performs at a Redwood Christian Elementary School chapel.
- 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 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 Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild Learning Differences|
|Total Students||269 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||17 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(collared shirts; jeans in good repair)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$11,033|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition shown is annual tuition for Transitional Kindergarten through 5th grade for 2018-19. Annual tuition for the Academic Assistance Program is $13,403 for grades 2 through 5. Tuition assistance is available.|
|% on Financial Aid|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Brittany Spade|
|Total Sports Offered||2 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, BowlingBasketball, Bowling,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||6 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
Advanced Band (Grades 3-5), Art (Grades TK-5), Beginning Band (Grades 3-5), Classroom Music (TK-3), Elementary Strings, Royal Choir (Grades 4-5)
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Castro Valley Grades: K-8 | 225 students
3427 Somerset Avenue
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510)581-3155 0.6 K-8
- San Leandro Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
2305-A Washington Ave
San Leandro, CA 94577
(510)351-6400 4.2 PK-8
- Castro Valley Grades: PK-5 | 110 students
2330 Pomar Vista Avenue
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510)317-8627 1.5 PK-5
- Fremont Grades: NS-12 | 685 students
4760 Thornton Avenue
Fremont, CA 94536
(510)744-2241 11.1 NS-12
- Fremont Grades: PK-8 | 221 students
40374 Fremont Blvd
Fremont, CA 94538
(510)657-1674 12.9 PK-8
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