Springfield Christian School (SCS) is a partnership ministry of West Side Christian Church.
The school was established in 1951 with one Kindergarten class; it has grown over the years to include 2 classes per grade, K through 8.
The mission of Springfield Christian School is to provide Biblically based, Christ-centered instruction to children in Kindergarten through eighth grade in order to prepare them spiritually, mentally, physically, socially, and emotionally, with support from family and church, to walk in the wisdom of the Lord all the days of their lives.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 402 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Springfield Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
402 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Springfield Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Springfield Christian School's ranking?

Springfield Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Springfield Christian School?

The application deadline for Springfield Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 402 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $8,038 for elementary schools and $12,893 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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