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Mission Viejo Christian School

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Posted March 23, 2012

Left another christian school in the area and just enrolled my three children at MVCS! As soon as we stepped foot on their beautiful campus we felt like we belonged there. Their academics are extremely strong, with test scores to prove it. One of the many things that I was impressed with is how well their students do once in high school. Last year, ALL of there graduating 8th graders who were accepted to the catholic school in the area were placed in honors and 1/3 of those students were placed in high honors! The leadership is healthy and a breath of fresh air! If you are thinking about where to enroll your students, be sure to check out MVCS! I can't begin to explain the excitement and momentum on the campus!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 3, 2012

My daughter came over to Mission Viejo Christian in Oct 2011 - from another private school - what a huge difference in every way. Unfortunately academically she was behind, but because of the great teachers at MVCS she is getting caught up. The staff, teachers and fellow students are all amazing, this school is growing because of the greatness that is happening. If you looking for a wonderful Christ centered school in South OC look no further.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 18, 2011

This is a great Christian school! My daughter has attended for several years and has excelled academically and spiritually. I am so thrilled to know she is so well prepared for high school. The children are continuously instructed in Christian values, which helps them defend their faith in worldly situations. The students are awesome and the staff is wonderful! The school provides many extra-curricular courses, such as Spanish, music including dance & backstage productions, technology, art, an awesome Jr. high science program, bible classes and weekly chapel. They even have a homeschool program (PSP), in which homeschoolers can paticpate in extra curricular classes, field trips and other school activities. Their sports program is top notch and teaches Christian character. The new principal this year and the parent - teacher association has brought new enthusiasm and greater communication to the school. I have a younger student in the school and I can t wait to see what the next years bring!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 25, 2011

Great school. The education my kids receive at MVCS is top notch. School has lots of fun activities too. The school really works on the kid's character and care about who they become as a person. Teachers and Staff are amazing. Friendships my kids have made are wonderful. Kids love it here.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 15, 2011

Absolutely the best school. Great academics, fun activities and a truly caring school. Just wonderful. My kids love it and as parents it just offers more than we could possibly ask for.
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Posted February 15, 2011

Simply the best. I will miss it when I leave for high school. It feels like home to me and I feel so very grateful for everything.


Posted February 14, 2011

Amazing education, academics and staff. A kind and warm place. The teachers and staff really know your children and truly care about them. MVCS provides a strong foundation for your children to take with them throughout life. My children are so happy here and just flourish.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 8, 2011

This school is exceptional on so many levels. The education is excellent and far exceeds all public and private schools in the area. The school is a loving environment that teaches character, honor and intergrity. The teachers are well educated and kind and loving. Our children have gone to MVCS for years and we are truly blessed by this school. There are many fun school activities and events. Perfect balance between learning and having fun too. There is a sense of belonging and a true family envirornment. The kids have healthy competition such as for speech meets, spelling bees, math olympics etc.... but also support each other when someone shines in a particular area. If you have a bright child they give you the opportunities and classes in junior high to excel. And if your child needs extra help they have resources teachers to assist them. Your child truly has a sense of belonging and every staff member and teacher will know them. It is a Christian school so Jesus and Christian values are at the core of everything. Can not describe how much this school means to us.
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Posted February 8, 2011

Mission Viejo Christian School is an amazing school at every level from the staff (who are wonderful and genuinlely , to the academics, to the Christian values that are applied throughout.. This school represents the ideals that all parents strive for their children.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 23, 2007

I absolutely love this school! I am in 8th grade this year and I am so sad to leave. I am so blessed to go to this school and learn so much about God. They do their best to keep us safe and bring us up in the ways of God. All the teachers are great and our principal is amazing. There are lots of extracurricular activities including PE, music, art, computers, and a health class in Jr. High. They also offer Spanish classes. I have enjoyed going to this school and I am sure you will too!
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Posted August 31, 2006

Great school! Nice teachers. Wonderful academics. Lots of fun activities. Sure we had some problems but those are behind us now. Over all, great.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 18, 2006

I couldn't agree with the below review more! Inconsistency is a word that is prevalant at this school. We were so excited to go there and had heard great things, but were quite disappointed in the end. Caring and compassionate christian teachers but they were sometimes lacking. Lack of supervision, accountability and oversight is a problem resulting in a big crisis there this year. I'm sure things will improve now, but we won't be there to find out.
—Submitted by a parent


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Ethnicity This school State average
White 85% 26%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 11%
Hispanic 3% 52%
Black 2% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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27192 Jeronimo Road
Mission Viejo, CA 92692
Phone: (949) 465-1950

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