Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Individually guided instruction

Classes

0
Visual Arts
3
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
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 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 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 90% 60%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 7%
Black 2% 5%
Two or more races 2% 6%
Hispanic 1% 20%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Christian High School
  Public High School

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Music teacher
Nurse
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Bellingham Public Schools
  Dancing For Joy

Enrollment

Learn more Www.ecsbellingham.org
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $1000
Tuition range (high) $6000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012