Kingsway Christian School strives to honor Christ in partnership with parents and the Christian community by educating and motivating students to excel in future academic pursuits, to develop a confident Christian worldview, and to impact the world for Christ. General Info: Address: 7979 East County Road 100 North, Avon, Indiana 46123 Phone: (317) 272-2227 Website: Kingswayschool.org Q&A with Kingsway Christian School: What makes Kingsway Christian School unique? As a school, we\u2019re after more than simply academic instruction. We desire to cultivate within our students a greater love for God, a deeper love for learning, and a broader love for others. https:\/\/vimeo.com\/443084377 What is Kingsway Christian School's age\/grade range? P3-8th Grade What is your enrollment policy? Are there any key dates parents should be aware of? If you are interested in the current year, please visit here to learn how to apply: https:\/\/kingswayschool.org\/apply\/ Applications for 2021-2022 will be available in January 2022. Does Kingsway Christian School offer financial assistance? Kingsway Christian School is committed to making Christian education accessible for families. Families are encouraged to review the many opportunities that are offered. Our goal is to work with each family to understand their individual situation. Please explore our opportunities listed below. What are the standard school day hours? 8 AM-3 PM for all full day students. We offer half day options for both Preschool & Kindergarten students. Does Kingsway offer before\/after school care? Does Kingsway offer afterschool activities? Before and after school care is available for a minimal fee for all students. We believe service to others is an essential part of fulfilling our purpose, so we offer many opportunities for our students to do just that. Our extracurricular clubs and activities teach how to truly enjoy serving others and making a difference. Is there a uniform or dress code? KCS adheres to a dress code for all students. This dress code can be found here: https:\/\/kingswayschool.org\/dress-code\/. How many children attend Kingsway? How many students are in the average classroom? Kingsway Christian School has nearly 400 students enrolled for 2020\/2021. Our average class room ratio is 1:17. Does Kingsway Christian School have a homework policy? Each grade has various homework policies that can be found in our student handbook. Prospective families are welcome to look this over. Does Kingsway Christian School offer support for students with special needs? KCS offers limited services to support IEPs. What specialty classes \/ extracurricular activities does Kingsway Christian School offer (gym, art, language, sports etc.)? Arts: The arts provide a vital and important way for students to gain confidence, build self-discipline and learn how to express themselves through various mediums. Students learn about teamwork, dedication and sacrifice. In an age when many schools are cutting fine arts from their programs, KCS is developing fine arts opportunities. Athletics: KCS hosts 24 teams in13 sports and 2 micro teams for elementary school students. Service & Leadership: All students participate in missions and service projects such as: Operation Christmas Child, Feed the Hungry, non-perishable food collection, making blankets for Sheltering Wings, India Missions pen pals, and missions trips to Indianapolis, Mountain TOP mission in Tennessee, and IDES food packing. Middle school students have formal opportunities to participate in service and leadership program through Student Council, National Junior Honor Society, We the People and more. What are Kingsway Christian School\u2019s safety policies? KCS has a full Crisis Management Plan that has been reviewed by the Indiana Department of Homeland Security and has earned high issues from our risk management reviewer from our insurance provider. Important safety highlights: \tAll of our staff are First Aid and CPR certified. \tAll athletic staff meets current IHSAA guidelines for high school certification of coaches \tThe KCS facility on a locked access basis with only individuals permitted to enter. We provide background checks for all visitors, staff and vendors \tKCS has security cameras and extra speakers for all staff \tOur staff is semi annually trained for safety and security including COVID-19 management \tWe have outside safety protocols for outdoor play \tWe have an on-site nurse who is certified to care for students health needs in our clinic What extra safety measures is Kingsway Christian School taking during the COVID-19 pandemic? The entire KCS staff and leadership are committed to keep our school environment healthy and secure so students can grow in physical, emotional, spiritual, social and academic realms. KCS has a healthy school plan in place for 2020-2021. This plan is the result of several weeks of discussions, prayer, and study of current information as well as evaluating past experience. Our plan simply reflects our desire to keep the Charger culture intact while continuing to strengthen the healthy learning environments for students. Our Covid-19 plan has been read and approved by our school board, our attorney and the Hendricks County Health Department. All updates go through the same approval process. Who should parents contact for more information about Kingsway Christian School? For more information please contact our admissions department at: firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to meeting you!