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State

Arizona

Number of Students

840

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1140

Accepting Students in Grades

8-12

Joy Christian School

Private Day School – Glendale , Arizona

Joy Christian School is a coeducational, private U.S. day school accepting international students in grades 8-12. With a strong academic curriculum, celebrated fine arts programs,
competitive athletic teams, as well as career and technical education, Joy Christian School ensures every student is prepared for the future.

FACILITIES
The expansive, 88-acre campus has modern facilities like sports fields, a piano lab and a performing arts center with state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Joy Christian School’s sports teams have won multiple state championships in football and basketball. They have one of the top basketball programs in the US.
Outstanding art courses that rival some of the larger schools in Arizona, it has programs like piano lab, band, guitar, dance team, drama/theater and even offers private instrumental
music lessons.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Joy Christian School has been ranked as one of the “Top 10 Private Schools in Arizona.”

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
The city of Glendale is located not far from downtown Phoenix. The city enjoys a sunny and warm climate in the winter and hot, dry weather in the summers. International
students have lots of fun exploring the parks, shopping malls, restaurants, and many outdoor activities.

Area population: 227,000
Town website: City of Glendale

Dates
Estimated Fall Start: Early August
Estimated Fall End: Late December
Estimated Spring Start: Early January
Estimated Spring End: Mid-May

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

840

Accepting Students in Grades

8-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:20

Average Class Size

20

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

88 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Christian

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1140

Foreign Languages

  • American Sign
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

99%

Arts

  • 2D Portfolio Preparation
  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dance: Fundamentals
  • Dance - Performance
  • Photography
  • Piano Keyboard
  • Studio Art
  • Theater
  • Band - Worship

AP Courses

  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Human Geography
  • Macroeconomics
  • Statistics
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Chess
  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Future Health Professionals FHP-HOSA
  • Instrumental Music Lessons
  • National Honor Society
  • National Art Honor Society
  • Percussion
  • Piano
  • Spanish National Honor Society
  • Swimming
  • Worship

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Arizona Christian University, Arizona State University, Azusa Pacific University, Baylor University, Colorado Christian University, Concordia University, George Mason University,
Grand Canyon University, James Madison University, Midwestern University, North Arizona University, Oregon State University, Pacific Lutheran University, Trine University, University at Buffalo, University of Arizona, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado, University of Nebraska, University of Vermont

University Acceptance Rate:
99%

ACT Average:
23

Closest International and Local Airports: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) 
For Details Visit Website: Joy Christian School

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