2017-2018 School Profile
Coed • Day • Grades K5-12 • College Preparatory • 235 students
We exist to provide a biblically-based instructional program in a discipleship-oriented environment that develops spiritual commitment, academic excellence, physical development, and social maturity. In doing so, we seek to support the Christian family and the local Bible-believing church.
Location: 212-acre rural campus nestled in the foothills of the Welsh Mountain Range. Students come from 24 neighboring communities within a 30-mile radius of Geigertown, PA.
Entrance Exams: Previous standardized test records required (e.g., PSSA, SAT, OLSAT)
Faculty: 25 certified faculty members (18 women, 7 men); 6 have advanced degrees, all pursue professional development through ACSI; average tenure is 12 years; Student-faculty ratio is 10:1
Grading system: Four reports each academic year. A 7-point grading scale is used. Grade point average calculated in grades 9-12 based on a four-point system (A=4, B=3, C=2, D=1)
Special Programs: Accelerated Reader, NILD learning support, K5-12 Spanish program, spelling bee, boys and girls soccer & basketball teams, boys baseball teams, girls volleyball teams, chess club, pep club, chorus, handbell choirs, private music lessons, visual and performing arts
Selected Colleges attended by past three years’ graduates include Albright College, Cairn University, Kutztown University, Lancaster Bible College, Liberty University, Messiah College, University of Pittsburgh
Memberships and accreditation: Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)