Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:15 AM
School leader Mrs Sue Alberts
Type Religious
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Baptist
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Direct instruction
Honors track
Independent study
Standards-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
4
Music
including: Orchestra
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 92% 72%
Multiracial 4% 4%
Hispanic 2% 9%
Asian 1% 2%
Black 1% 12%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 5%
Special education 6% 15%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 0% 45%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
6
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
2
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Track
Clubs National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Eagle
School colors Purple, white

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Www.elkhartchristian.org
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $1000
Tuition range (high) $6000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group IN Dept. of Education, 2009-2010