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Redwood Christian Schools
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  • Private, Christian (General)
  • CASTRO VALLEY, CA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Sports
    grade B+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$175
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
None

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$16,674
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Redwood Christian Schools

Redwood Christian Schools (RCS) serves students in grades TK-12. Our elementary campus is located in Castro Valley and our middle school and high school campus is in San Lorenzo, CA. The mission of RCS is to equip students for daily living and eternal life through academics, athletics, and enrichment programs.

In summary, RCS is inspiring futures with its core values: Establish CHRISTIAN TRUTH as a guide for life. Maintain a HIGH ACADEMIC STANDARD. Instill PURE MORALS in the heart of the student. Generate a SPIRIT OF PATRIOTISM. Live a DISCIPLINED LIFE.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1260
64 responses
Average ACT
25
9 responses

Redwood Eagles Camp & Care

academic spotlight

Spend your summer with us! Summer REC offers two camp tracks (Sports & STEAM) for grades 1-8 (2023-24 school year) or summer day care for grades 1-5 (2023-24 school year; some incoming Kinder will be considered).

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 8 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 38 responses
  • Homecoming Games
    24%
  • Chapel
    18%
  • Spirit Week
    18%
  • Back to School BBQ
    13%
  • Sporting Events
    11%
  • Explore RCS
    5%
  • Homecoming
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
665
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 9 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 9 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$12,956
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4.5
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    No
  • Offers Part Week
    No
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Poll
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 11 responses
Poll
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 11 responses
Poll
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 11 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
57%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 7 responses
43%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 7 responses
43%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 7 responses

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
Median Household Income
$102,860
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,143
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$797,000
National
$281,900

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