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K-8
Private
Spring Valley, CA
Students enrolled: 138
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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3902 Kenwood Drive
Spring Valley, CA 91977

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(619) 462-6440
(619) 462-4011
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February 06, 2014
If you're looking for a school where your child will be challenged academically and loved unconditionally you will love Trinity. There is so much joy at this school. The teachers are dedicated and truly love and care for the students, parents and each other. I encourage anyone looking for a school to call Trinity and take a tour.

- submitted by a parent
February 06, 2014
As a parent at Trinity Christian School for the past 10 years I am delighted that my children are in a safe, loving and nurturing environment. There are high academic standards and well-qualified teachers who love every one of their students.

- submitted by a parent
February 06, 2014
I'm so thankful for the foundation of faith I received at Trinity Christian School. My teachers truly loved me and cared about me and I still keep in contact with many of them. Trinity is an extended family and I'm still friends with many of the people I went to school with there.

- submitted by a community member
January 24, 2014
Terrible school. They encourage bullying & do nothing to stop the violence. They only care about getting your tuition dollars and not Christian values. Christianity is a selling point, not an actual value. School functions are only manipulation tactics. Don't waste your money or your child's time & developmental years.

- submitted by a community member
August 20, 2013
Trinity Christian School is a wonderful school with very experienced, dedicated and caring teachers. They have given my children the gift of "loving to learn" and my children look forward to going to school each day. The school leadership is outstanding. They encourage participation and involvement from the parents/families and the environment is very warm and friendly. We have met some very special friends and most importantly our children are excelling both personally and academically. We highly recommend Trinity.

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2013
We Love Trinity!! At first my husband and I thought about only sending our children there for preschool but after the first year there and meeting the principals, staff and teachers we knew that this is the school we would be at until our children graduated from 8th grade. The school offers many activities from art classes, technology classes, basketball, drama and music. There is also a lot of opportunities for parents to be involved either with room parent, hot lunches, field trips or PTF. The teachers are amazing because they genuinely care about the students and are always there to listen and to help a parent with any concerns that they might have. I love that the school is accredited and so are the teachers. If I was still looking for that "one school," Trinity would definitely be worth touring

- submitted by a parent
August 12, 2013
We love Trinity! We love that it is accredited, that the teachers have credentials, the class sizes are small, there are clubs and events that kids can participate in, they have a computer lab, and I think my daughter mostly loved the drama club! The Principals are the most amazing people you will ever meet and exemplify the Christian charity and biblical standards that you would expect from a private Christian school. I couldn't recommend it enough to anyone looking for a school for their children. Amazing school!

- submitted by a parent
August 08, 2013
My child has been attending Trinity Christian School for three years now and we love it! The teachers and staff are extremely dedicated and caring. They love the kids and it shows through their attention to each student. My daughter's most recent teacher took the time to give me extra and fun activities we could do to increase math skills and it was much appreciated. The kids are also taught Biblical principles and taught subjects with a Christian worldview in mind. The education standards are high and class sizes are small so that teachers have the ability to interact with each student daily. There are field trips, class service projects, chapel, Christmas programs, and all kinds of other things to keep kids interested and involved. Plus there are plenty of opportunities for parents to volunteer and to be a part of their child's education if they so desire. I just can't say enough good things about this school

- submitted by a parent
August 13, 2012
This is a terrific school for the old youth in generation to come. I went to Trinity Christian School and found myself wanting my son Alex to attend. After Alex attending TCS we found out that he had learning disabilities he received the direct attention he needed to be more successful with his disabilities. Trinity teachers help him and he even received tutoring during the summer time. The extra help made Alex feel more confident in his learning and has help him out a lot. I thank Trinity Christian School for giving me the foundation I needed to succeed and much appreciation for giving that to my son Alex as well.

- submitted by a parent
August 11, 2012
Hi everybody.. We are Diane and Gene Kaelin, grandparents of Alex, who has been at TCS since he was in preschool. Our adult children also went to TCS, Craig and Melissa..from preschool thru 6th grade. At that time TCS only went thru 6th grade.. We love TCS and are investing it in again for the second go around with our precious grandson who is now in second grade. The teachers and staff are wonderful and the children learn so much education wise, but more important how to be a good person.. It is interesting to note that I am a very liberal person, and most folks like me do not choose a Christian school, but I put aside my politics because I believe in TCS and the wholesome values they teach about honoring God and respecting folks of all nationalities... Both of our adult children have had some lifetime drama , and I firmly believe that they made it thru the stresses of life, because they have a good foundation with God, and it helped them in their time of need. So thank you TCS, we love all of your staff and thank you for over 30 years of service with the Kaelins. love, Diane and Gene

- submitted by a community member
August 10, 2012
I couldn't work in a nicer environment. Our principals exemplify Christian values, are helpful and always ready to listen. Staff is supportive of one another and ready to reach out to families when needed. Small class size and excellent curriculum make Trinity a wise choice when looking for quality education for your children. If you are in the process of choosing a school, Trinity is definitely worth touring.

- submitted by a teacher
November 16, 2011
We couldn't be happier with this school. It really is a "diamond in the rough", as a friend called it. The teachers are above excellent academically as well as in instilling Truth, love , and compassion in our children through their example. Our family has been blessed beyond words by this school, and I know yours will be, too.

- submitted by a parent
April 01, 2011
We absolutely love this school. We were homeschooling our kids and decided it was time to put them in school. We were concerned about them being lost in the crowd. We researched several schools and decided to interview Trinity Christian School. From the moment we met the principal, staff, and teachers, we knew this was the school for us. We They are so friendly and personal. Their love and dedication to these kids is undeniable. And more importantly, they have a heart for God and a commitment to building Godly character into these children. Their academic standards and teachers are top notch. If you are looking for a school where your children will get personal attention, loved, and receive a wonderful education, then you have to come to Trinity Christian School. It is not just a school, it is a family. We would not want to send our kids to any other school. Despite Trinity's high standards, the tuition is very competitive, compared to other schools and it is worth every penny. Just come in and take a tour and I am sure you will fall in love with this school just like we did.

- submitted by a parent
January 14, 2011
I have had the privilege of working here for nine years. Our PTF is one of our strengths. They are dedicated to enriching our students' learning through activities such as our annual book fair, Fall Festival and Heaven's Heart Auction. Trinity's staff is a community of professionals who care deeply for each other and their students. We have a beautiful location and are centrally located. If you're looking for a caring environment with strong academics, this school is for you.

- submitted by a teacher
January 14, 2011
This is my daughter's first year at Trinity Christian Middle School, and for the first time ever, she can't wait to get to school on Mondays! She has a great group of fun and supportive friends who encourage her in academics and build her up in the faith. As parents we love that our daughter not only is receiving an education with rigorous academic standards, but also is memorizing Scripture and studying the Word of God. P.E is fun, music instruction is a plus, and opportunities in speech and drama just make school an exciting place to be.

- submitted by a parent
January 07, 2011
My son went here for pre kindergarten. He is VERY active. It was during that year we learned he had ADHD. His teacher was extremely patient and would give me reports on his behavior daily. She worked with me to provide a reward system for good behavior that was consistent and used both at home and at school. This helped my son a lot. She was very caring. The class size was very small as well which gave the children more attention.

- submitted by a parent
January 04, 2011
What a wonderful school! My daughter is in 7th grade, and has been there since 3rd grade. The teachers are very caring, nurturing a love of learning and God. The curriculum is challenging, she will be well prepared for high school! Every child is loved, taught the word of God, and encouraged to do and be their best every day. I love it here!!

- submitted by a parent
January 04, 2011
Trinity Christian School is a excellent school. The teachers and staff are amazing. If you are looking for a God centered and Biblically teaching school for your children this is it. I have 2 boys now ages 14 & 12 that went to Trinity from pre-school through junior high. I also worked there as a teachers aide for over three years. Your children will be taught what is most important in life which is their personal releshionship wilth Christ. The teachers are kind, loving,prayerful, and love your children . I highly reccomend this school..

- submitted by a parent
December 03, 2010
My son and my daughter both attended TCS, and I was a teacher at Trinity, as well. It is a wonderful school for many reasons. It has a strong, sound academic program, a safe, loving, and nurturing atmosphere, and the spiritual environment is one in which children will blossom. The staff and teachers really care about the students and they do their best to make sure each student succeeds. I highly recommend Trinity Christian School for preschool through 8th grade.

- submitted by a community member
December 03, 2010
What a godly, wonderful staff to work with. They are nurturing, by cherishing and challenging each child. to be a faithful follower of Christ. and a person of strong Christlike character. They are creative by working with the individual gifts and talents the student. They equip the students to be respsonsible learners, critical thinkers and effective communicators. My niece and grandchildren have attended TCS. I believe in its mission and vision to educate students for eternity. I have been blessed to be involved in and praying for so many students and their families over the years. What a blessing to have former students return and enroll their children in the school they hold dear to their heart.

- submitted by a teacher
November 05, 2010
I love Trinity Christian School because it feels like family. It is small enough that everyone knows each other, but big enough to offer so many extras to the children.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 22, 2010
Aside from the wonderful staff, and the outstanding curriculum. It is the family feeling and the sweet spirit you feel when you walk on the campus.

- submitted by a parent
October 17, 2010
Trinity Christian School is the best Pre-K through 8th grade school in San Diego County. It is a private Bible-based school that genuinely cares about the spiritual health of their students and that their student's hearts and minds are foundationally rooted in God's word so that each child is prepared to stand firm in their faith no matter what! Bleassings, Katherine Whitcomb

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 17, 2010
The dedication of the teachers is astounding!

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 14, 2010
Our daughter and two of our grandchildren went to Trinity Christian School. The best part about Trinity is the excellent teachers and the loving environment. The teachers care about the students and pray for them. The small classes allow more time for individual attention. After school tutoring was available to our grandson in 5th grade at no cost. Our grandson's fifth grade teacher made learning fun and interesting and the academic standards were high, giving our grandchildren a good start in public school. The kindergarten teacher is the best kindergarten teacher ever and her assistant is also wonderful. Some of the teachers that our grandchildren had at Trinity have since retired, but they were also excellent teachers. I'm not acquainted with the teachers in grades 7 and 8, but I know most of the teachers for elementary age and can recommend them.

- submitted by a community member
no rating May 12, 2010
I went to this school and it was the best! I loved everything about it from the teachers to my friends to learning.

- submitted by a community member
no rating May 12, 2010
This is a school that truly cares about it's children in every way--and every day. The teachers are committed to the children and their learning.

- submitted by a community member
no rating May 12, 2010
The teachers and administrators love the kids and it shows in everything they do. My kids were there for many years until we moved and we loved it and all the staff.

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 12, 2010
Trinity has a wonderful family feeling. Strong curriculum but even better teachers to meet the academic and spirtual needs of the students. My son and daughter love everything Trinity!

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 20, 2010
We love Trinity Christian school for the teachers, the location, and the personal attention every student gets. A great place for a wonderful, fully accredited and Christian education.

- submitted by a parent
January 17, 2010
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- submitted by a parent
March 26, 2008
My son has been at TCS for 12 years - preschool through 8th and it has been a wonderful experience. The loving Christian environment and high academic standards are a big plus.

- submitted by a parent
August 02, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
April 18, 2007
My son has been going to Trinity since he was in pre-school and now he is in 5th grade. I find the school to be a loving and caring environment, which scores high on my list for academics.

- submitted by a parent
March 11, 2005
Excellent & Caring Teachers, Loving environment, activities change from year to year. This year is basketball, choir, computer club and I'm sure others. There are speech, math and spelling bee competitions. In Jr. High there are different fun electives such as woodworking, spanish, sign language, yearbook, photography and they are always adding things to make the school better. Good strong curriculum. Wonderful bible teachings and also a chapel day. Nice small school atmosphere and great parents that are involved. My children have been at this school since preschool and are now graduating. We are totally happy with the school and well worth the money!

- submitted by a parent
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Trinity Christian School
3902 Kenwood Drive, Spring Valley, CA  91977
(619) 462-6440
Last modified Trinity Christian School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
Trinity Christian School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 35 reviews. Top