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Heritage Christian School

Private | K-8 | 21 students

 

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Situated in an urban neighborhood. The median home value is $262,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $890.

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Posted August 22, 2011

I am very happy with the academics of the school. I am also pleased that all the teachers are wonderful people that love the kids they teach. I wouldn't send my kids any where else.
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Posted April 5, 2011

My kids love to learn the Bible, and there's a great principal, staffs, and amazing teachers in HCS. I strongly believe that you'll not regret with HCS.
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Posted November 14, 2010

My children have been at HCS since kindergarten (they are currently in 4th & 6th grades). The teachers are exceptional and work tirelessly with each student to achieve their individual potential. The rules are strict and the workload is considerable, but in the end it is all worthwhile. My children function at a considerably higher level than other children their age (I attribute much of that to HCS). The price is affordable (frankly, we pay less for their education than we did for daycare). It is a relatively small school and there aren't as many extracurricular activities, so families may need to supplement with outside sports, but the academics won't disappoint! I would strongly encourage families to investigate HCS if they are in the market for a K-8 school. HCS has comparable test scores with the more spendy Pierce County private schools (i.e. Annie Wright and Charles Wright). If, given the opportunity to start my kids all over again, I would, without hesitation select HCS!
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Posted September 25, 2008

Heritage is an excellent school for the values, academics, and competitive performance. It's about 4 years ahead of the public schools. My daughter is doing the work of a high school junior in 7th grade. I can't recommend it enough.
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Posted October 6, 2004

We love, love, love this school! I would send my children here again and again. The staff are awesome, God-loving people who love teaching and children. Mrs. Marcelia is one great school secretary who has been around for over 20 years, she knows the school inside and out! The neat thing is the staff knows you so well that they know my younger daughter (4 years old, not yet kindergarten) by her first name. All I can say is wow!
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 72% 60%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 13% 7%
Hispanic 8% 20%
Black 5% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 6%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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5412 67th Avenue West
University Place, WA 98467
Phone: (253) 564-6276

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