Why Highland Christian?

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When you enroll your child in Highland Christian School, you become part of a deeply committed community of Christian families, educators and leaders.

We have come together from a variety of backgrounds for one purpose – to raise children with the mind of Christ while equipping them with an excellent education that develops their unique gifts and abilities.   Join us at Highland Christian School as we work together to nurture our children’s love for learning while guiding them in Truth as they learn how to be.

HCS Program Highlights

  • Certified Teachers.

    All of our teachers are certified and have education degrees; Bachelor of Arts or Master's.

  • Exceptional facilities.

    Active learning classrooms provide students with a dynamic environment that is suited to their developmental needs and  to multi-faceted instructional methods.

  • Smaller Class Sizes.

    We offer three sections at each grade level K to 5 and two sections of each grade level 6th through 8th.  Classes range in size from 14 to 25.  In 2023/2024 we will be offering three sections at every grade level with classes capped at 22 or 24 based on the grade level.

  • Comprehensive Curriculum.

    In addition all core content areas, our curriculum includes Bible, Project Lead the Way, Art, General Music, Technology, Physical Education & Library at every grade level (K-8), with Band, Choir and other electives offered in Junior High.

  • 1 to 1 Technology Program

    While learning is largely textbook based (with ample paper & pencil practice) we recognize the value of technology in education and provide each student with their own device for use in the school year. K-2 students use Ipads.  Students in grades 3-5 use Ipads with keyboards and Junior High students are issued laptops which can be taken to and from school.

  • Student Supports.

    We have a robust team of individuals who provide our students with the supports they need to thrive.

  • Quest & Extended Learning.

    High ability students in grades 3-8 have the opportunity to participate in Quest and other extended learning opportunities.

  • Encore Classes

    In addition to their core classes, Junior High students enjoy elective classes. These include advanced art, advanced history, technology, band, choir, spiritual and student leadership, creating writing, instructional support, IMPACT, and yearbook/newspaper.

  • Intra-Curricular Activities.

    Intra-curricular activities are available throughout the year.  These include in school activities such as Young Authors, Math Triathlon, Spelling Bee, Geography Bee, IMPACT Day, and field trips.  Students also enjoy a wide variety of interest based clubs such as:  Century Readers Club, Chess Club, Rubiks Cube Club, Math Pentathlon, Read & Destroy Book Club, and Girls on the Run.

  • Interscholastic Sports.

    Students in Junior High (6-8) have the opportunity to play team sports.  Team sports include: soccer, basketball, volleyball, track, cross country and cheerleading.