Frequently Asked Questions 2017-02-07T02:20:52+00:00

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does CCS offer? 2017-01-31T03:08:11+00:00

We offer soccer, basketball, and baseball at the boys’ middle school, JV, and Varsity levels. We offer volleyball, basketball, and soccer at the girls’ middle school, JV, and Varsity levels. We also have a Little Patriots’ program for all students in K5-8 th grade based on the sport in season. This program teaches the basic rules of play.

What are the teachers’ credentials? 2017-01-31T03:07:26+00:00

All of our teachers have a degree in their field. Many of them have experience in the area they teach. We have a number of staff with Master’s Degrees and Ph.D. degrees.

What kind of curriculum does CCS use and do is it common core? 2017-01-31T03:06:40+00:00

We do not use any common core textbooks or curriculum-based material. Our textbooks are from a variety of publishers including A Beka, BJU Press, and Pearson.

Is there before and after care provided at CCS? 2017-01-31T02:59:07+00:00

Yes, we provide before school care beginning at 7:20 a.m. at no extra cost. After-school care begins at 3:15 with a fee/hour beginning at 3:30. After-school care is available until 5:30 p.m.

Do all the students in the school attend Church of the Open Door? 2017-01-31T02:56:36+00:00

No, the CCS student population represents over 47 different churches with less than half the students attending Church of the Open Door.

What kind of extracurricular programs or activities does CCS offer? 2017-01-31T02:56:55+00:00

CCS offers a variety of after-school clubs such as karate, art, German, World War II, table tennis, and genealogy. We also offer a Flags and Rifles class in the spring during which students can learn a routine to participate in the Westminster Memorial Day Parade. CCS also offers band class, a strings program, choir, and art programs in daily elective classes. Our Patriot Media Crew is actively involved in broadcasting school news, taking pictures, and filming events throughout the year.

Does the school have bus transportation to and from school? 2017-01-31T02:57:44+00:00

While we do not run buses in the mornings and afternoons, our parents carpool thus promoting a more family-friendly environment. A list of all families interested in carpooling is available through the office to help facilitate contact between families.