Frequently asked Questions
We have the lowest tuition in the state
Classically Educated students score higher overall on the SAT
There are 7 students averaging per teacher
Q: When does school start for the 2020-2021 year?
A: The first day of school is TBD (Kindergarten TBD.), Last day of school is TBD (Kindergarten TBD).
Q: When does the school day start and end?
A: Kindergarten (8:30-12:00 PM); 1st through 8th (8:30-3:00 PM); Students may enter the classroom at 8:15 to read or work quietly.
Q: Is lunch provided by the school?
A: Sorry, no. Students need to bring a snack and sack lunch to school. A microwave is available. We will occasionally offer special catered items on special Fridays.
Q: Is there a dress code?
Q: Is transportation available?
A: Sorry, no.
Q: What is the cost of tuition for the 2019-2020 school year?*
A: Tuition is $5900 (Grade 1-10); $2950 (Kindergarten)
*Registration and Curriculum are extra and are paid upon registration. Registration (non-refundable) is $150 (for new students) and $75 (for returning students).
*Curriculum is $238 (for K); $345 (for grades 1-6), and $745 (for grades 7-8).
DISCOUNT AVAILABLE: First Child $5900; Second Child $5900; Third Child $4720; Fourth Child $3540; Children after the fourth Free.
Q: How much homework can be expected?
A: As a general rule, a student can expect to do about 15 minutes of homework per grade level—1st grade 15 minutes, 2nd grade 30 minutes, etc.
Q: Who are the teachers?
A: Ms. Marlana McKibben (Kindergarten); Mrs. Karen Warren (1st-2nd Grades); Dr. Susan Kobes (3rd-4th Grades); Mrs. Cherie Terry (5th-10th Grades); Mrs. Jenifer DeMare (Music & Art); Mr. Eric Kliskey (P.E. Coach)
Q: What curriculum do you use?
A: ABeka is the main curriculum. (Additional classical publishers have been added where needed). Latin will be taught beginning in 2nd grade, but interested 1st graders may want to be included.
Q: What does discipline look like?
A: We function as an arm of the parents, and lovingly and consistently teach children the joy found in obedience and accomplishment. Veritas CCS and parents are partners in this important endeavor. More details are outlined in the handbook.
Q: Is the school a part of a league for my child to participate in sports and other extra-curricular activities?
A: Any sport/activity that we do not offer is open to our students in your given school district. This has been confirmed by OSPI (Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction.)
Q: As a parent, may I attend classes, help, and observe?
A: Yes! Although it is not required, we encourage it.