Wilmington Christian School

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Wilmington Christian School Photo #1 - Aerial view of Wilmington Christian School's suburban Hockessin location
Wilmington Christian School provides a distinctively Christian, innovative education that effectively develops Godly influencers who are well prepared for life after high school, and who impact the culture for Christ.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked DE School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 345 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,300
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia / Mild learning differences
Year Founded
1946

Student Body

Total Students
345 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Wilmington Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1240
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $6,300 to $14,630, depending on grade
% on Financial Aid
13%
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Carol Allston-Stiles

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School Notes

  • At WCS, Christian faith, community, and friendship are put into practice to help guide students into Christian maturity. WCS has a long and well-known history of influencing generations of students to go on to serve Christ effectively in diverse vocations. The WCS difference is that every school activity, whether academic, athletic, art, or social, is guided by caring Christian mentors with a biblical view of life and learning.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked DE School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 345 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,300
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New Castle County, DE is $12,249 for elementary schools and $13,787 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Castle County, DE is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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