Details overview

Hours 7:40 AM - 2:30 AM
School leader Mr. Mark Lodewyk
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Mathematics
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
9
Music
including: Orchestra
5
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Rock band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
IT support
Engineering
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
College preparation resources (misc.) NCAA sports counselor
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources (misc.) Dual College Credit
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 39% 26%
Two or more races 28% 3%
Asian or Pacific Islander 17% 11%
Hispanic 11% 52%
Black 5% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

15
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
16
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
25
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Badminton
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Boys sports Badminton
Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Water polo
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
DECA
Drill team
Drum line
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
Flag girls
Foreign language and culture club
Forensics club
Game club
Literary magazine
Marching band
Math club
Model UN
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Missions Clubs
  Pre-Med, Pre-Vet Clubs
  Quiz Bowl
Clubs - dance Various
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Local Christian & Catholic Schools
  Local Private Non-religious Schools
  Local Public Schools

Teachers

14
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Cantonese
French
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Local Christian Schools Association
Partner website Www.mychristianschool.org
Partner West Catholic Athletic League
Partner website Www.wcalsports.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.vcs.net/admissions
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $16000
Tuition range (high) $17000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 664
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 380
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012