QUICK FACTS

  • Co-ed, non-denominational college preparatory day school
  • Founded in 2000
  • Maximum Class Size:
    • 24 (1st-12th)
    • 22 (K)
    • 16 (Preschool & Pre-K)
  • Low Student/Teacher Ratio

Colors: Navy, White, Gray
Mascot: The Lion of Judah
Motto: “To God the glory”
Verse: “For of Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to whom be glory forever.” – Romans 11:36

ADMINISTRATION AND STAFF

  • President, Dr. Bob Botsford
  • Head of Schools, Dr. Ken Kush
  • Director of Program & Curriculum Development, Dr. Jeff Pratt
  • Director, Schools of Logic & Rhetoric, Matt Davis
  • Director, School of Grammar, Abby Mayall
  • Early Education Director, Cathy Towner
  • Registrar and Director of Enrollment Services, Susan Ferrari
  • Fully Credentialed and Gifted Teachers and Assistants

ACCREDITATION AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Accredited by WASC (Western Association of Christian Schools and Colleges)
  • Accredited by ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International)
  • Member, ACCS (Association of Classical Christian Schools)

SCHOOL HOURS

8:30 am to 2:40 pm Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten
8:20 am to 2:40 pm Kindergarten
8:20 am to 3:00 pm 1st – 5th Grade
8:10 am to 3:00 pm 6th – 12th Grade

ACADEMICS

  • Standardized test scores in the top percentiles nationwide
  • High academic expectations in a loving and nurturing environment
  • Biblical integration throughout curriculum
  • AP, Honors, and dual-credit courses (School of Rhetoric)
  • Latin instruction: 1st – 8th Grade and Rhetoric School (option)
  • Spanish instruction: Preschool through Rhetoric School
  • Code instruction: 2nd – 6th Grades
  • Opportunity for advanced math placement
  • Technology integration throughout curriculum
  • Core curriculum complemented by: Art, Music, Library, Technology, Physical Education, Spanish, Latin, and Code
  • Student leadership training and opportunities, 6th-12th grades
  • Team-teaching with curriculum goals and objectives across each grade level
  • ACSI Competitions: Spelling Bee, Math Olympics, Speech Meet, Science Fair, Creative Writing Contest

INSTRUCTION

  • Math and Language Arts instruction: minimum 1 hour/day in Grammar School, block period in Logic and Rhetoric Schools
  • Core subjects taught before lunch with special area instruction after lunch (Grammar Program)
  • Christ integrated throughout all instruction

SCHOOL ENVIRONMENT

  • Small class sizes and low student/teacher ratios
  • Safe, loving, nurturing Christ-centered environment
  • Focus on developing confident, life-long learners well-trained in skills of leadership, communication, academics and technology
  • SALT – Student Ambassador Leadership Team (Logic School) and Prefecture Leadership Team (Rhetoric School)
  • Strong emphasis on community and global service opportunities for the whole family
  • Parental involvement encouraged
  • Structured playground program

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

  • Preschool through 5th Grade students have a wide range of enrichment options, which may include chess, golf, drama, band, tennis, cooking, etc.
  • Students in elementary school may take part in Little Lions sports-specific development
  • Students in 5th Grade through Rhetoric School may participate in interscholastic athletics
  • Homework Club, private tutoring, Day Camp and after-school Study Hour available
  • Club activities offered for Logic and Rhetoric School students