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  • The mission of University Christian School is to lead every student to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ while providing the highest quality Christian education in an environment of genuine love and concern for each student and parent.
  • The purpose of UCS is to reach, teach, and to serve.
  • Through these three purposes we believe we will be drawn together in fellowship and worship.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Students653 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade University Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses6 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniforms purchased in Campus Store)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJun. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,100
Tuition NotesIncludes books & technology fees
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSissy Ciresi

Sports

Total Sports Offered17 sports
SportsBallet, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBalletBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Drill TeamFlag Football,
FootballGolf,
GymnasticsSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Jacksonville Exchange Club, Junior Beta Club, National Honor Society, Safety Patrol

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Band, Drama, Drum Line, Music

School Notes

  • The mission of University Christian School is to lead every student to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ while providing the highest quality Christian education in an environment of genuine love and concern for each student and parent. The purpose of UCS is to reach, teach, and to serve. Through these three purposes we believe we will be drawn together in fellowship and worship.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 464 students
    4.6 miles
    8057 Arlington Expressway
    Jacksonville, FL 32225
    (904) 722-1738
    4.6 PK-12
    464
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: K-12 | 287 students
    10.4 miles
    7788 Ramona Blvd W
    Jacksonville, FL 32221
    (904) 786-1411
    10.4 K-12
    287
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 577 students
    8.8 miles
    7587 Blanding Blvd.
    Jacksonville, FL 32244
    (904) 777-3040
    8.8 PK-12
    577
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 437 students
    8.5 miles
    5732 Normandy Blvd
    Jacksonville, FL 32205
    (904) 786-0028
    8.5 PK-12
    437
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: K-12 | 221 students
    6.6 miles
    5725 Fort Caroline Rd
    Jacksonville, FL 32277
    (904) 762-0123
    6.6 K-12
    221

School Reviews

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We have had two children graduate from UCS and one still attending. We are so thankful for the Godly teachers, mentors and friends that our children have been blessed with at their school.
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The average private school tuition in Jacksonville, FL is $7,217 for elementary schools and $8,346 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Jacksonville, FL is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).