Advertisement
Advertisement

No rating

GreatSchools Rating

Arbor Christian School

Private | K | 9 students

 

Be sure to visit

Take along one of
our checklists:

 

Living in Lake Forest

Situated in an inner city neighborhood. The median home value is $355,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,040.

Source: Sperling's Best Places
 
Last modified
Community Rating

4 stars

Community Rating by Year
2014:
Based on 1 rating
2013:
Based on 2 ratings
2012:
No new ratings
2011:
No new ratings

Teacher quality

Principal leadership

Parent involvement

Rate this school

Click on stars to rate
Please select a star rating for this school.
    Helpful reviews answer questions:
  • What do you think others should know?
  • What do you like?
  • How could your school improve?
    Review Guidelines
    GreatSchools won’t post reviews that contain:
  • Inappropriate language
  • Allegations of criminal conduct
  • Names of students, teachers or staff
1200 characters remaining
Please read and accept our Terms of Use to join GreatSchools.
Please indicate your relationship to the school.
Registration is required to post your anonymous review
We will not display your name, photo or email address with your review.
OR
Your email address will never be published or shared.
Indicates a required field

6 reviews of this school


Sort by:
Show reviews by:
Posted April 5, 2014

Arbor is a loving, Christian place where parents feel comfortable leaving their children each day. The children receive excellent care. Each child is treated with respect and the staff strives to meet the needs of each child and build good relationships with families. Arbor (formerly El Toro Baptist) was established in 1978 and the goals have never changed-Love God and love the children.
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted December 3, 2013

Great school...all the teachers and faculty know each and every child. They are so accommodating and truly love the kids.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted November 8, 2013

We looked at 5 private schools before deciding to enroll our daughter at Arbor. The school is older, but the staff is caring, loving and sincerely concerned for the overall development of their students. The benefits of smaller classrooms is a plus. Your child will not feel "lost" as with larger schools. The academic curriculum helped to prepare our daughter for the next phase. The staff works well together and they enjoy teaching children. My daughter felt loved and cared for a home away from home environment vs. an institution. We have decided to re-enroll her for Summer Camp as well. Arbor Christian School may be small, they are Mighty!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 11, 2008

This school provides an unsafe, unclean, and very disorganized environment. I am very disappointed in this school. I would never send my child here.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 12, 2007

Children are not well supervised. There is no organization, or acivities scheduled on a regular basis.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 28, 2007

Awesome school. Very friendly, helpful staff and Christian based. My daughter is very happy and adjusted well. This is her first time at a school. She is in the preschool.
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

We currently do not have any test score information for this school. Unlike public schools, private schools are not always required to report data about their schools or not required to take the same tests as public schools. Many private schools take different standardized tests; however, that information is often made available only to families of enrolled students. We strive to acquire additional private school data whenever available.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 46% 26%
Hispanic 22% 52%
Black 20% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Oops! We currently do not have any teacher information for this school. We rely on the state Department of Education, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and in some cases school administrators such as registrars and principals for this data.

What makes a great teacher? Study after study shows the single most important factor determining the quality of the education a child receives is the quality of his teacher. Here are some characteristics to look for »

Let your school shine!

School leaders: Help your school shine on GreatSchools
by verifying community responses, adding program highlights
and more! Get started »

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

School facilities
  • Computer lab
School leaders can update this information here.

Let your school shine!

School leaders: Help your school shine on GreatSchools
by verifying community responses, adding program highlights
and more! Get started »

School basics

School Leader's name
  • Mrs. Faye Martnick
Gender
  • Coed
Affiliation
  • Baptist
Associations
  • ACSI

Programs

Specific academic themes or areas of focus

Don't understand these terms?
  • Religious

Resources

School facilities
  • Computer lab
  • Library
School leaders can update this information here.

Upcoming Events

No upcoming events found for this school
Searching for school events...
Date
Title
  • {{date}}
    {{title}}
Export calendar
Outlook.com
Microsoft Outlook
iCal Format
Google Calendar
Print Calendar
Uploading, please wait...
POWERED BY
Tandem

Apply

To learn more about enrolling, please call the school.
 

TIP: Don't forget to ask about documents required for enrollment, such as your child's birth certificate, proof of address, or a record of immunizations.

 
Notice an inaccuracy? Let us know!

23302 El Toro Road
Lake Forest, CA 92630
Phone: (949) 855-4599

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Compare this school
to nearby schools

Compare schools »

Compare

Add this school to compare

Nearby schools






AppleTree Montessori School
Mission Viejo, CA


ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT