San Gabriel Christian School

  • San Gabriel Christian School, established in 1949, is an outreach of San Gabriel Union Church.
  • The purpose of the school is to guide the student into wisdom and knowledge that will develop the whole child.
  • The administrative and teaching staffs are united in the common goal of educating, guiding and loving each of our students.
  • It is toward this purpose that good facilities are provided, modern education techniques and programs are used, and a staff of godly, professionally qualified, credentialed teachers are dedicated.
  • The school provides a strong Christian education program for over 525 students in grades kindergarten through eighth grade. San Gabriel Christian School sees itself as an integral part of the relationships necessary for the complete education of the whole child.
  • The school desires to assist and complement the home as it trains the children to grow and develop academically and spiritually.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students341 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade San Gabriel Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Gabriel
    Grades: K-8 | 233 students
    1 miles
    416 S Mission Dr
    San Gabriel, CA 91776
    (626) 281-2454
    1 K-8
  • Arcadia
    Grades: NS-8 | 173 students
    3.7 miles
    1900 S Santa Anita Ave
    Arcadia, CA 91006
    (626) 574-8229
    3.7 NS-8
  • Arcadia
    Grades: K-8 | 170 students
    4.2 miles
    240 W Colorado Blvd
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626) 446-5588
    4.2 K-8
  • Arcadia
    Holy Angels School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 286 students
    3.3 miles
    360 Campus Dr
    Arcadia, CA 91007
    (626) 447-6312
    3.3 PK-8
  • Pasadena
    Grades: PK-12 | 359 students
    4.2 miles
    67 W Bellevue Dr
    Pasadena, CA 91105
    (626) 792-5940
    4.2 PK-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
Wonderful school! Warm and caring environment-front office is the best! Strong academics & biblical foundation. Great music and art program, as well as drama department. We're very happy with the school!
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We love San Gabriel Christian! We love the education that our 2 boys (8th and 4th) are receiving. Our boys have been there since kindergarten. It is a loving and nurturing environment. The teachers, administrators and staff are loving and caring.
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Amazing, amazing AMAZING! We put three children through SGCS and it was the best decision ever. I would not trade this school experience for anything!!
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