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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 (2022)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 653 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
653 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
University Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
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 Calendar

View the University Christian School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of School
August 17, 2022 (Wednesday)

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

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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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 653 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 acceptance rate in Jacksonville, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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