Strickland Christian School

  • Strickland Christian School has specialized in quality, affordable Christian education since 1961.
  • We serve grades K4 to 8th with tuition prices 20 to 50% less than most other private schools in the area.
  • We believe each child is a gift from God, and our curriculum is intended to develop both mind and spirit.
  • Advanced phonics and mathematics are featured. All our four-year-olds learn to read! Kindergarteners read books and write in cursive, first graders read from the King James Bible, and second graders do long multiplication and long division.
  • The school offers Bible studies appropriate for each grade level.
  • There is a concentration on Christian character, Scripture memorization, and understanding basic Bible truths.
  • Third and fourth graders are taught Bible using the principle approach to education.
  • Fifth through eighth graders use the Studying God’s Word series from Christian Liberty Press and also study an indepth overview of the Old and New Testaments.
  • Most students complete high school Algebra and many complete high school Geometry before graduation.
  • All students complete at least one in-depth high school research paper before graduation.
  • Strickland graduates are well-recieved by area high schools because of their godly character and advanced academic and study skills.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1961

Student Body

Total Students178 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeStrickland Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesMathematics, English Grammar, Literature
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Lands)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesHalf day prekindergarten, half day kindergarten, and first through third grade tuition rates are slightly less. Fourth through eighth grades are slightly more.
% on Financial Aid
2%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Admissions DirectorLori Petty

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Low tuition rates!
  • Advanced phonics and mathematics.
  • All our 4-year-olds learn to read!
  • Kindergartners take dictation in beautiful cursive writing.
  • First graders read from the King James Bible.
  • Training in Christian character.
  • Scripture memorization.
  • Junior high school students complete high school level grammar, composition and mathematics courses.
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The average private school tuition in Austin, TX is $8,794 for elementary schools and $17,513 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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