Turlock Christian Schools

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
1619 E. Monte Vista Ave./2323 Colorado Ave./2006 E. Tuolumne Rd.
Turlock, CA 95382
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Turlock Christian Schools is an independent Christian school that prepares young men and women for college and life by providing challenging opportunities to excel in the vital areas of faith, virtue and knowledge.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 724 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,618
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Turlock Christian Schools places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1969
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost Notes
Summer program cost depends on grade level and camps.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
724 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Turlock Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
16%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
9 courses
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus AB/BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Physics 1, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics
Average ACT score
23
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition costs depends on grade level.
% on Financial Aid
16%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,300
Admissions Director
Zayra Alvarez
Admissions Associate
Sue Buchanan

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
ASB Leadership, Community Service, FFA, International Club, JSB, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Classes, Band and Choir, Jazz Band

School Notes

  • Turlock Christian Schools partners with committed parents, our mission is to provide a purpose-driven college preparatory program, within a vibrant Christ-centered environment that empowers students to discover their passions and to develop their unique gifts and abilities while growing in wisdom, knowledge, leadership, faith and service.
  • "The Difference is Life-Changing" is our motto and Colossians 3:23 our theme verse: "Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters."

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
After attending High School at Turlock Christian for 3 years, I can attest to some of the great things this school has done for my life. Even though I transferred in as a sophomore, I felt welcomed by the students and have made many close friends throughout my high school career. I am currently a college freshman, who entered college with 9 units of AP and Dual Credit. Had I been at Turlock Christian for 4 years, I would have had more. I was involved in a variety of extracurriculars, including ASB, FFA, Theatre, Cross Country, Basketball, Soccer, and Track. I also had the opportunity to serve on international mission trips over the summer in the Dominican Republic and during spring break in Greece. The small classroom sizes enabled me to better connect with my teachers and peers, and get specialized one on one time. The curriculum takes special care to integrate biblical teachings, enriching my faith through interdisciplinary classes, such as biology and math. The teachers and administration at this school are as equally invested in my education as I am and have inspired me to become a teacher myself. I was accepted to UCLA, Cal Poly SLO, and Concordia University Irvine. My education at Turlock Christian gave me all of the tools I needed to succeed at college, and I am grateful for the opportunities they provided.
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5  
I moved to Turlock from the Bay Area just over 2 years ago, and enrolled my kids in Turlock Christian Schools. My boys went to private Christian schools in San Jose before coming here. After about a couple of weeks they adjusted well and now absolutely love the schools. The teachers are great and really care about the students. The schools have a family feel and we were welcomed so wonderfully. Coming from the Bay Area, Turlock Christian exceeded my expectations and I am a happy parent.
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5  
We are a new family to the school and are very happy with what we are finding. Both my sons have been made to feel right at home by the other students which was a big concern of mine. The teachers have been wonderful and I feel much better about our relocation now that my children have found a school that they feel comfortable in right away.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 724 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,618
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in California is $13,925 for elementary schools and $20,132 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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