Vacaville Christian Schools

  • VCS, established in 1975, celebrates every child and their God given gifts. We partner with home and church, providing a distinctive Christ-centered education in a nurturing environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students702 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Vacaville Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Lit and Composition, AP European History, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics C, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language & Culture, AP Spanish Literature & Culture, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP US Government and Politics, AP US History
Average SAT score1462
Average ACT score26
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
( Uniforms in K-5th, Dress Code for 6th -12th)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • VCS, established in 1975, celebrates every child and their God given gifts. We partner with home and church, providing a distinctive Christ-centered education in a nurturing environment. Our goal is to equip young people to excel in life and service to Jesus Christ. Each child a VCS feels that they belong here, as we strive to help them find their own strengths and talents. In our Faith, Academics, Fine Arts and Athletics, VCS is a place where every child can reach their goals and be accepted. Come see visit us and see why our students say, "This is where I belong."

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vacaville
    Bethany Lutheran Elementary School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 180 students
    1.9 miles
    1011 Ulatis Drive
    Vacaville, CA 95688
    1.9 NS-8
  • Concord
    De La Salle High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1038 students
    28.1 miles
    1130 Winton Dr
    Concord, CA 94518
    28.1 9-12
  • Napa
    Justin-Siena High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12
    18.1 miles
    4026 Maher St
    Napa, CA 94558
    18.1 9-12
  • Sacramento
    Grades: PK-12 | 1137 students
    36.2 miles
    8324 Bradshaw Road
    Sacramento, CA 95829
    36.2 PK-12
  • Sacramento
    Grades: PK-12 | 1081 students
    38.4 miles
    9470 Micron Avenue
    Sacramento, CA 95827
    38.4 PK-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (8 reviews)
My son has attended this school his entire academic life. He has excelled at this school, it's worth the investment. Check it out!
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Fantastic school with great educators, strong academics and a wonderful sense of community.
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Both of my children attend VCS and we are more than happy with the support, education and spiritual development they are receiving. We appreciate the option of extended care and the multitude of programs available both before and after school. Highly recommended!
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My son is in the Kindergarten Readiness Summer Program, and it is great. They offer extended AM and PM hours, making my flexible job requirements convenient. Great teachers, awesome, shady playground and I love the hot lunch program that saves me when mornings are running tight. Can't wait for kindergarten next year!
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I have 2 children that have attended Vacaville Christian School for the past 4 years. I feel that the teachers have prepared my daughter academically for high school this fall, and my son for middle school. I really like the teacher to student ratio. I am happy they have been at Vacaville Christian School because they are building a strong foundation for their future.
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My grandson started attending VCS at the age of 3. I fell in love with the staff and my grandson thrived while the spiritual/academic foundation was being built. I found peace at knowing he was in an environment where he was safe and those teaching him had a biblical view on life. He begins High School this fall. Time has flown by So many dedicated teachers have contributed to his spiritual, social-emotional & academic development; grateful for VCS.
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My son has been attending VCS since he was 18 months old and he is now entering 2nd grade. He loves his school and so do we. The teachers and staff are wonderful and really care for each student and their success. I know my child is safe and receiving an excellent education!
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I moved my daughter from concord to vacaville and we are so glad and happy. Mrs. Ripley the principle was awesome. My daughter needed extra help in reading and took some classes during the summer and she jumped 2.2 grades. It was an amazing improvement. I would recommend this school if you want your child to have a good education.
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