Thunderbird Christian Elementary School

Thunderbird Christian Elementary offers an exceptional music and physical education program as it takes advantage of Thunderbird Adventist Academy facilities and staff.
Students love having a swimming pool for PE classes and a swim meet.
It is the purpose of Thunderbird Christian Elementary to teach the student to develop a personal relationship with Christ, to love and respect God above all others, to show kindness and understanding to his fellow man, to be interdependent with others, yet, be an independent thinker. Thunderbird Christian Elementary is committed to providing a learning climate so stimulating that the students will desire to attend school.
A proper balance on the development of the physical, mental, social, and spiritual growth of each student is emphasized. It is only as this fourfold education is accomplished that youth can grow to better serve their country, community, church, and God. TCE is fully accredited with the National Council for Private Schools.
Students consistently score high on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills Achievement Tests, but more importantly, they are nurtured and taught to love Jesus and respect themselves and others.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 104 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,600
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
104 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
45%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Thunderbird Christian Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Khaki/Navy with Polo Shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Bell Choir, Chime Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Flag Football, Running, Soccer, Soft/Baseball, Swimming

School Notes

  • Thunderbird Christian Elementary offers an exceptional music and physical education program as it takes advantage of Thunderbird Adventist Academy facilities and staff. Students love having a swimming pool for PE classes and a swim meet. It is the purpose of Thunderbird Christian Elementary to teach the student to develop a personal relationship with Christ, to love and respect God above all others, to show kindness and understanding to his fellow man, to be interdependent with others, yet, be an independent thinker. Thunderbird Christian Elementary is committed to providing a learning climate so stimulating that the students will desire to attend school. A proper balance on the development of the physical, mental, social, and spiritual growth of each student is emphasized. It is only as this fourfold education is accomplished that youth can grow to better serve their country, community, church, and God. TCE is fully accredited with the National Council for Private Schools. Students consistently score high on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills Achievement Tests, but more importantly, they are nurtured and taught to love Jesus and respect themselves and others.

School Reviews

5  
My children love going to Thunderbird Christian Elementary. They do not complaint about mean classmates; since they changed school from public to private (Thunderbird Christian Elementary).As a parent I am grateful about the education and good values my kids are learning at TCE.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 104 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,600
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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