Walnut Street Christian School

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Walnut Street Christian School
Our Goal is: "To Educate children in truth and righteousness, to prepare them to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world by pursuing excellence and to support the Christian family and the Bible-believing Church."Phonics based reading curriculum
Students learn to read in kindergarten. Kindergarten students test in the top 12% nationwide.
Ninety percent of graduates enter higher education. A large percentage of the high school students qualify to be members of the KCEA State Honor Society.
Our students average two to three grades ahead on national achievement tests
Advanced, academic A Beka curriculum ~ *Academic Resource Classroom is available for extra help Many high school electives are offered.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1975

Student Body

Total Students123 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Walnut Street Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Brandi Conklin

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,

School Notes

  •                  2005-2006                            2005-2006                                                National Rank                     Grade Equiv.                                                (Average)                             (Average)Kindergarten:                Reading                 Top 9%                                  1.4                Math                       Top 27%                                1.62nd Grade:                Reading                 Top 21.3%                            4.3                Math                       Top 34.4%                            3.2                Language             Top 28.4                               3.75th Grade                Reading                 Top 16.3%                            8.9                Math                       Top 12.3%                            9.0                Language             Top 17.3%                           8.7                Spelling                 Top 36.4%                            6.7                Science                 Top 20.3%                            7.88th Grade               50% of students scored between grade equivalent of 9.5-PHS (College level)                (21 PHS/out of a possible 32)11th Grade                43% of students scored 100% of tested subjects in PHS range (College level)                57% of students scored 62% of their tested subjects in the PHS rangeGenerally, the longer a student attends WSCS the higher he or she scores.   

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Walnut Street Christian School is West Branch Christian Academy (8.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Countryside School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Vision Christian Academy (6.5 miles away)
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