University Christian School

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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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 745 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,100
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jun. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

University Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1965

Student Body

Total Students
745 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
94%
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
University Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Uniforms purchased in Campus Store

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jun. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Includes books & technology fees
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sissy Ciresi

Sports

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does University Christian School cost?
University Christian School's tuition is approximately $8,100 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of University Christian School?
The acceptance rate of University Christian School is 85%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.
What sports does University Christian School offer?
University Christian School offers 17 interscholastic sports: Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting and Wrestling. University Christian School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Florida for most sports offered.
What is University Christian School's ranking?
University Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Largest student body, Most sports offered and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for University Christian School?
The application deadline for University Christian School is Jun. 1.
In what neighborhood is University Christian School located?
University Christian School is located in the Greenfield Manor neighborhood of Jacksonville, FL.

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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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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 745 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,100
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jun. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Jacksonville, FL is $9,808 for elementary schools and $10,520 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Jacksonville, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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