A closer look at NCS
Northumberland Christian School was founded
in 1972 and is a ministry of the First Regular Baptist Church of
Northumberland, Pa. The school offers a full educational program
for students from preschool through high school. High school
students must complete a minimum of 26 credits in order to graduate.
All students must complete 4 credits in English, 3 credits in
social studies, 3 credits in math, 3 credits in science and 2
credits in health and physical education.
Northumberland Christian School has graduated
482 students, beginning in 1978 and continuing each year to the
present. 70% of our graduates have gone on to attend four-year
colleges, including state universities, independent liberal arts
colleges, and four-year Christian colleges; 12% of our
graduates attended two-year college programs or two-year nursing
schools; and 4% have entered the armed forces.
From our 498 Alumni, we have had 10 National
Merit Scholars and 17 students who received Letters of Commendation
from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The average SAT
score of our graduates is well above the national average.