Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Mrs. Brenda Barton
Type Religious
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Baptist
Schedule AM and PM kindergarten
Homeroom/advisory
Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning We assist parents in the maturing of their children by providing a Christ-centered education that emphasizes academic excellence and prepares students to stand firm in their faith in Christ and to be productive, responsible citizens at home, church and in our community.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Performing & written arts Drama
Improv
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered American Sign Language (ASL)

Support

9
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Playground
Science lab

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 45% 26%
Hispanic 27% 52%
Black 13% 6%
Two or more races 9% 3%
Asian or Pacific Islander 4% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
3
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Clubs Drama club
Student council / government
Woodshop
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:30 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Long Beach Unified Schools
  Valley Christian HS
  Brethren Christian HS
Parent involvement details We enjoy parents help the in the younger classrooms. We regularly communicate with all parents through email, phone calls, conferences, and our website. We love parent involvement and have a great PTF.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying We focus on treating each other well based on 1Peter 3:8. We have a "No Bullying" policy, and students take a pledge each year.

Awards

Academic award ACSI Exemplary School - Middle School Video Program
Year received N/a

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff details Our teachers are all stare credentialed as well as ACSI certified. They are patient, kind and fun!

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Please call 562-425-3358 to schedule a tour and pick up an application packet. We can't wait to meet you!
Learn more Www.lakewoodchristianschools.org
Application requirements Application
Entrance exam
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Tuition range (low) $6,000
Tuition range (high) $7,000
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012