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
407 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 434 Alumni, we have had 8 National
Merit Scholars and 15 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.