Sarasota Christian School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
5415 Bahia Vista Street
Sarasota, FL 34232
Tel: (941)371-6481
  • Sarasota Christian School, established in 1958, has an unwavering commitment to provide an exceptional, Christ-centered education for students that range from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. Sarasota Christian School is fully accredited and is located on a beautiful 25-acre campus, providing a peaceful environment for students to grow and thrive.
  • The school's faculty is highly qualified with 49% having attained a masters degree or higher. The high school students take advantage of on-campus dual enrollment college courses, many graduating with up to 27 hours of college credit. All of the school's students benefit from Sarasota Christian's strong commitment to academics, classes in fine arts, opportunities for mission outreach projects and competitive athletics starting at the middle school level.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
Religious AffiliationMennonite
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1958

Student Body

Total Students439 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 32%
Students by GradeSarasota Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
49%
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Microeconomics, AP United States History, SCF - College Algebra, SCF - Elementary Statistics, SCF - English Literature II, SCF - English Literature I, SCF - Written Communication I, SCF - Written Communication II,
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki/Navy pants with school uniform shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease contact us for our affordable tuition rates.
Admissions DirectorElizabeth DiMartino

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Junior Achievement

Club or Organization:
Ministry Team, National Honor Society, Odyssey of the Mind, Parent Teacher Association, Student Ambassadors, Student Council - High School, Student Council - Middle School

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Drama, Strings, Touring Choir, Yearbook

School Notes

  • At Sarasota Christian School, our Biblically integrated curriculum strives to address the needs of the whole child: the intellectual, physical, social, emotional and spiritual dimensions. To this end, we provide a variety of curricular and co-curricular programs and activities that help students to become well-rounded individuals.  Our students receive daily Bible and devotional study time and are continuously seeking opportunities to serve others in need.Sarasota Christian`s dedicated faculty inspires the passion to learn, the courage to lead, and the commitment to serve. 
  • Chosen for expertise in their field, 49% of our teachers have a master`s degree or higher.Our championship Class 2A athletics program and nationally recognized performing arts program offer students the opportunity to explore their talents and passions outside the academic classroom. 
  • At Sarasota Christian School we are committed to being a Christ-centered, educationally excellent, welcoming, peacemaking, and serving community.
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5  2/14/2015
GREAT NEWS!! The recent successful Christmas fundraiser will almost cover the pay raise for the administration at the school. Call and let us know if you would like to donate more!
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