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McAllen, TX
Students enrolled: 83

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1320 West Nolana Avenue
McAllen, TX 78504

(956) 687-2340
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April 16, 2012
I as a former student of CCS think that this school is one of the best schools you can send your kids to. I myself went attended CCS for 7 years along with my younger sister. The teachers were so caring and always looked for new ways to help kids learn. CCS is a very safe enviroment for kids. They have great staff and some of my former teachers when I was young are still there. If you are looking for a safe, kind and caring enviroment where your kids will learn and have fun I will suggest CCS. After being a former student of CCS i have become a great leader and I am currently in NJHS. This school helped me to become a great person.

- submitted by a community member
February 02, 2011
My daughter has had nothing but good experiences at CCS. She attended for pk-3 and I took her out due to costs for pk-4. I tried to keep her at our public school and was so dissappointed. There was 1 teacher for 31 students. I enrolled her back in CCS about 2 weeks into this year and she is already been reading for months and now is learning cursive. I love CCS, and am glad she can attend.

- submitted by a parent
November 18, 2010
I have two children attending CCS. My husband and I are very happy with the academic and extra-curricular activities that they are receiving. The director and teachers work very hard and are compassionate and caring. The school just celebrated 31 years of service to our community. The abeka curriculum is very challenging and students who leave CCS after elementary, enter middle school far ahead of their peers. We recommend CCS to any parent looking for a strong academic program and leadership.

- submitted by a parent
July 15, 2010
I am sure there was a point in time when CCS was the place to have your child enrolled . However, that time has long passed. The school is in jeopardy of closing and for good reason. Many of the teachers and staff do not have their teaching credentials nor are required to even hold a Bachelor's Degree. Their curriculum is dated and they lack the necessary resources in order to provide an adequate teaching environment. They have eliminated many specialty subjects such as Spanish, Library, and Art and do not offer extracurricular activities. While the school is in jeopardy of closing due to finances, families are asked to participate in several fundraising events throughout the year; in addition to the costly monthly tuition. Please take into consideration that this site as well as others highly rate CCS however, you'll notice that most reviews were posted several years ago.

- submitted by a community member
March 25, 2010
My son attended Central Christian School for 4 years before going into public school. He had the best education. The school had fabulous teachers using wonderful curriculum. And his teachers in public school were very impressed. I am thankful that we were able to attend CCS.

- submitted by a parent
no rating January 24, 2010
Very disappointed with the school. In the past it has had a great reputation as a Christian School, but it no longer has the same faculty, staff or director. My daughter started in 2009 and I will be transferring her to a better qualified Christian school for 2010.

- submitted by a parent
September 03, 2008
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- submitted by a community member
June 08, 2008
we have 2 childrens in this school , our childrens and our family realy happy . it's a good school. my childrens love to go to school everyday .

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 31, 2008
I've had a wonderful experience. Great extracurricular foreign languages program (Spanish & French).

- submitted by a parent
September 19, 2007
What a wonderful school and such great CARING teachers! I couldn't ask for more for my children. The teacher and administrative staff are always available to discuss my children's progress and jointly work together to make it a pleasant and more productive learning experience for them. I thank God for CCS everyday!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2007
I've had two kids at CCS for 3 years. Great individual attention and a variety of activities. The school is very much a family. My kids learned much more than being in public school and were less stressed. Daycare arrangements are the best I found for working parents.

- submitted by a parent
July 29, 2007
The school has an enthusiastic group of teachers and administrators who really care about children. Some of the extracurricular activities offered are French, theatre, and etiquette. Children involved in these classes describe them as fun and interesting. I have personally seen how they act more mature and how they follow proper etiquette after few weeks. Their languages courses, Spanish and French, are very complete and help the children learn in an easy and fast way. Grade teachers are very well prepared and educated. As parents we can see a big difference between CCS teachers and other instructors. I highly recommend CCS to any parent who cares about his or her children's future.

- submitted by a parent
July 07, 2007
Great school! My child has benefited so much from the education he has received. It's not just about test-taking; it's about learning.

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Central Christian School
1320 West Nolana Avenue, McAllen, TX  78504
(956) 687-2340
Last modified Central Christian School is a Private school that serves grades PK-5
Central Christian School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 13 reviews. Top