Academics at Harford Christian
With a 100% biblical worldview, Harford Christian School’s devoted and expert teachers and staff approach the task of Christian education with joyful sobriety. We have enjoyed an excellent academic reputation since the school’s founding in 1966 and students continue to excel. The entire scope and sequence of the curriculum from kindergarten through twelfth grade culminates a broad and diverse high school offering of courses in English, math, science, computer, Bible and foreign language.
|Pre-Kindergarten-6th Grade — 138|
7th-12th Grades — 180
30 faculty members, 9:1 student to faculty ratio
Female – 55%
Maryland Residents – 80%
International – 5%
Average SAT Scores : 1656
Grades 1-8 all achieved above-average rankings nationally on the Iowa
Approximately 70% of students statewide take the SAT. Since HCS requires all student to take the test, our SAT average is based on our top 70% of students.
Grade Scale Conversion
|98.50 – 100.00|
93.50 – 98.49
|Our Grade Point Average (GPA) is calculated on a weighted gradient scale. Courses marked with an “H” on the transcript are honors courses and are weighted.|
Our lowest passing mark is 64.5%.
|*The HCS Envirothon Team has won the Harford County Envirothon 10 years running and finished 2nd in the state in 2009 and 2011. In 2012 Harford Christian won the state championship and placed 7th in the nationals.|
Foreign Language Department
|4-year programs in German and Spanish|
|*Since 2003, 20% of HCS German-language students have scored at or above the 90th percentile on the AATG National German Exam.|
Art II (Advanced)
|An estimated 55% of our over 1200 graduates enter a 4-year degree program. 35% enter community college and 10% enter the workforce or military.|
Serving Baltimore, Cecil & Harford County, Maryland as well as Southern Pennsylvania