We have two children currently attending Valley Christian and they both love it. The teachers at Valley really care about our kids and want them to succeed. The Christ centered curriculum has enriched both of their lives. Because of the size of the school, our kids have been able to be involved in a variety of activities, from sports to drama. Our son is a senior this year and has been able to obtain a number of scholarships that will make college a reality for him.
Valley Christian High School has been an outstanding school for my 2 boys to attend. After sending our 2 older kids to a public school, we love the Christ-centered curriculum, and the "family" nature of this school. My boys both played sports here in a very competitive environment with great christian coaches. I would highly recommend this high school.
Valley has been a great experience for our kids. We were amazed at how many graduating seniors received full-ride scholarships to major universities, along with appointments to the military acadamies. Our kids liked the smaller more personal setting, without sacrificing activities in sports. They must have just about all the same sports activities as 5A schools, but the chance to participate was so much better at Valley.
We LOVE Valley Christian High School! Our son attended VC and graduated in 2010. These were the best four years of his life to date. He found his place, was able to excell in everything from academics to sports. He made life long friendships with students, teachers & his coaches. He was well prepared to attend a 4 year top rated private college where his is excelling all because of Valley Christian High School. We are not wealthy and were able to send our son there because of the Arizona private school tuition tax credit program. We did not feel out of place due to income status. We have another child approaching high school years and we will consider no other high schools besides VC.
Valley Christian High School is an excellent private high school. The teachers and staff have an attitude that the students success is their success. If you are looking for a wholesome spiritual environment, excellent academics, arts, and athletics, look no further. I have seen my student mature in all areas. The community is welcoming and family oriented. This was the best investment we've made for our student. I believe at graduation our son will be well prepared for college and carry with him a solid spiritual foundation.
As a graduate I can say that I grew spiritually during my time at VCHS. I made some great friends there including teachers who genuinely cared for me. I'm doing just great in college.
Our first year at VCHS has been everything we had hoped for in a school. The school is able to keep a good balance between rigorous academic emphasis, spiritual emphasis, and activities.
Our family has enjoyed a wonderful four years at Valley Christian High School. He has matured academically and socially and has his college plans all set having received solid guidance and instruction. We are very thankful for the wonderful faculty and administrtion who genuinely care for students.
Gives high expectations with how it is presented, but doesn't live up to its own hype. Poor academic quality and hypocritical on ethics and morals.
Valley was the best decision I ever made. I graduated a few years ago, but I still go back and catch up with my old teachers.
Too small to build any long-lasting, real friendships. Some good teachers, mostly bad. Much too conservative to have any real diversity
I had my child attend this school and graduate last year. My otherchild will be a freshman will be attending another Christian High School. Valley has some good qualities but over the years they have become nothing but a high priced private school. The academics are not challenging, drug issues, teen pregnancy and the most lewd behaviors at school dances are the norm. This is not my idea of a Christian School but is far better than a Public School. In the early years when my son attended, again he graduated in 2008 this school was the best of the best. The new admistrator came in and the school became very liberal. I hope that Valley Christian becomes once again the school it was at one time.
Not satisfied! Except the small school atmosphere which was appealing I didn't see any benefits of this school verses a better public school. An overload on religious imput (unless you want to be a minister or go that route) but the Christian attitude wasn't there. High tuition, limited choices and the lunch room is a joke.
My child has done very well in this school, The small school atmosphere has been good for him. I found the teachers my child had were very responsive and cared about him. The students seem to be very nice and well mannered. I only wish the school had a bigger variety of elective classes. They seem to be lacking in that area. Also, the tuition is very high.
After my child attended this school I was not impressed. The money you put into it is not worth what comes out. Small school atmosphere is good but for what you pay, the school seems poor financially in relation. The teachers are relatively unresponsive to initiated contact. There doesn't seem to be any expectations of the staff. My child did not relay a feeling of support or encouragement towards her academics. In final, it's not worth what you pay.
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