13 Parent Reviews for Community Christian Elementary School
My children attended CCS for all of their elementary and Jr. High years. We found all of the teachers to be loving and caring. The academics were far superior to the public schools, especially in reading/English. My daughter's high school English teacher said she can always tell the students who come
... Read more from CCS because they are so good in English/Language! I highly recommend CCD to any parent considering private or Christian schooling. Read less
Posted by a parent on 01/13/09
School is having lots of trouble. Many parents have left or are contemplating leaving. The principal has no control over the parents who seem to run everything here The principal is a yeller, but if his kid or a board member's kid is in trouble nothing will happen.I am researching other schools at this
... Read more point. The wives are worse and have formed their own group to exclude others not in the same income bracket. A public school could not be worse than this. When a principal has to visit the public high school and sequester former CCS kids without their parents knowledge to survey them, there are huge, huge problems. The community is becoming aware of CCS problems. Read less
Posted by a parent on 12/16/07
I spent most of my school grades at CCS. Some great things about CCS are the nice teachers and prayer times. In younger grades we were by far ahead of ALL the public schools. But, in jr. high it changed. We were no longer advanced in math or science and we all have to retake Algebra 1 in high school.
... Read more Math was hard this year. Great for younger kids, but not for jr. high. Many of my younger friends arent coming back. Read less
Posted by a former student on 07/08/07
Community Christian is one of the very best things we could have done for our children. Their academics are excellent, the administration is easy to work with and the teachers are simply awesome. They have also proven to be very competitive in athletics against much larger schools. Thank you for your
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Posted by a parent on 07/07/07
The school is losing students quickly. We had to leave because of finances and the kids made fun or our son because of it. We will miss the teachers very much,but the parents here are just awful. We arent the only ones leaving, but more support for our circumstances woulve been kinder. Average academics,
... Read more some of the public schools in the area rate higher. Some bullies in upper grades, but our boy will miss his friends. Read less
Posted by a parent on 06/19/07
I am the parent of a junior high school girl. She's had a great education and great friends. We've been very happy with all the teachers. Wouldve liked to see more art and science activities. The junior high even gets a little Spanish to help out when they start high school. Very hard to find parents
... Read more to serve on the school board and the parent club dissolved. There may be a few moms with too much power, but overall we've been happy Read less
Posted by a parent on 06/19/07
My two children went to CCS for a total of ten years. I found the teachers and the Principal wonderful caring people that provided an education that placed my children at the top of their peer group when they entered the Public School arena. It is a Solid Christian education delivered by godly faculty,
... Read more that I am so grateful were a part of my children's formative years. Read less
Posted by a parent on 09/06/06
My Daughter went to ccs for years, she did get a good education, but the kids are so nasty there and the principal and the teacher don't seem to care,they don't really seem to care about christian values at all, and one more thing if you do plan on going to this school remeber one thing, you will be
... Read more fund raised to death, they expect the parents to pay for everything at this school, if they need new carpet in the class that your child is in they expect you the parents to chip in and pay for it. Read less
Posted by a parent on 02/24/06
My children attended CCS K-8th grade and received a superior education. The love and concern shown the students by the teachers is evident; problems are also dealt with before they become out of hand. I highly recommend CCS to anyone who wants to make sure their children receive a superior education
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Posted by a parent on 02/21/06
Our son previously attended a public school that was ranked in the 98th percentile in Tenn. He was six months behind in classwork when he came to CCS. His teacher worked caringly with him and he caught up by the start of the 2nd semester. Christ is the center of the school. The principal works with
... Read more parents and teachers. There are frequent celebrations in the school where children can wear period clothing, or even spray dye their hair(for that day). There are sports teams, academic teams which compete in the city, state and regionally. Some children win national distinctions. CCS is ranked in the top 25% of all schools which take the Stanford Achievement Tests. Read less
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Scottsbluff schools — Community Christian Elementary School is located at 511 W 14th St, Scottsbluff NE 69361. 511 W 14th St is in the 69361 ZIP code in Scottsbluff, NE Community Christian Elementary School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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