Shawnee Mission Christian School

  • Shawnee Mission Christian School is a Ministry of Olivet Baptist Church.
  • Our school accommodates children grades K-12. The Shawnee Mission Christian School is a member of the American Association of Christian Schools.
  • Shawnee Mission Christian School encourages teachers and staff to take classes and/or complete in-service work yearly to prepare them for better classroom performance.
  • The primary goal of Shawnee Mission Christian School is to assist the families of Olivet Baptist Church and other local fundamental churches in the education and nurture of their school-age children by providing a Christ-centered, academically sound Christian School environment.
  • It is therefore our purpose to assist Christian parents in their responsibility to bring up their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord by providing a Christ-centered academic environment.
  • We are an extension of the Christian home so Christian parents can fulfill their God-given responsibilities to their children Shawnee Mission Christian School realizes that these Christian ideals can only succeed where parents are involved with their children, these principles are honored and practiced in the home, and church is attended regularly.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedReading tutoring
Year Founded1975

Student Body

Total Students102 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Shawnee Mission Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Average ACT score22
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,400
Admissions DirectorScott Edmondson


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Robotics Team

Arts and Music Programs:
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    Grades: 1-12 | 97 students
    0.2 miles
    4901 Reinhardt Drive
    Mission, KS 66205
    (913) 789-9443
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  • Mission
    Grades: PK-8 | 349 students
    0.4 miles
    5130 Mission Rd
    Mission, KS 66205
    (913) 262-1686
    0.4 PK-8
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    Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
    4 miles
    7016 W 74th St
    Overland Park, KS 66204
    (913) 722-0272
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    59.3 miles
    401 Sw Gage Blvd
    Topeka, KS 66606
    (785) 272-5210
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    7.1 miles
    11511 State Line
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 942-3255
    7.1 NS-12

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