Latest News

Additional Kindergarten Section Now Open

We're thrilled to announce that due to enrollment growth we've opened up another Kindergarten section!  There's still time to enroll and give your child an exceptional Christ-centered education.  Call our Admissions Office at 941.371.6481, ext. 238 today!

Odyssey Team Ranked #1 in World

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This team of dedicated sophomores and juniors made its sixth appearance at World Finals, having placed as high as 2nd in years past.  This year, after placing 1st at Regional Competition, placing 1st at State Competition, and winning a Ranatra Fusca Creativity Award, the team took home the 1st place trophy at World Finals, earning the title World Champions.  Over 25 countries and 820 teams competed at World Finals at the end of May at Iowa State University.  Sarasota Christian School has enjoyed a successful past with Odyssey of the Mind over its 11 year involvement with the program, sending 28 teams to State Competition and 17 teams to World Finals.  The school has also graduated a team that placed consistently in the top 8 at World Finals in its last four World Final appearances.

New AD Appointed

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We are pleased to announce that Kevin Landrum has been selected as Sarasota Christian School’s next Athletic Director.  We are confidant Coach Landrum's leadership will take SCS athletics to an even higher level.  He will also continue to serve as SCS’s Varsity Boys Basketball Coach.

We are pleased to announce that Kevin Landrum has been selected as Sarasota Christian School’s next Athletic Director.  Coach Landrum will also continue to serve as SCS’s Varsity Boys Basketball Coach.

SCS Student Honored as Tampa Bay Lightning Community Hero


SCS sophomore Tony Colton was awarded the Community Hero Award from the Tampa Bay Lightning. He was presented with a $50,000 check at the game to donate to any charity he wanted. He chose three charities; the Pediatric Cancer Foundation, All Children's Hospital, and Sarasota Christian School.  Tony you are a true hero and we are so incredibly proud of you! We are blessed by you each and every day and thank you for your generous gift of $10,000 which will bless SCS students beyond measure!  read more

VPK Program Among Few to Receive 5-Stars

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SCS is one of only six VPK programs in Sarasota to have earned 5-stars out of over 90+ early childcare providers. Our program was also recently recognized for receiving a kindergarten readiness score of 98 signifying our students' readiness to enter kindergarten!

Voted Best Private School For 3rd Year


We're so excited to announced that SCS was voted as Family Living Magazine's Readers' Choice "Best Private School" winner for the 3rd year in a row!

Celebrating 25 Years of Accreditation

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SCS is honored to be celebrating our 25th year of being accredited by Florida Council of Independent Schools!

Upcoming Events

Now Enrolling

Classes are filling up fast for the 2016-17 School Year.  Contact the Admissions Office at or 371-6481, ext. 238 to schedule a personal tour today.

Office Summer Hours

During the summer the school is open Monday-Thursday from 9am-2pm.

2016-17 School Calendar

Click here to download important dates for the 2016-17 school year.

New Family Dinner - 8/11

New kindergarten through 12th grade students and their families are invited to enjoy “sandwiches and sides” together with school administration, PTA members, and student ambassadors on Thursday, August 11 at 4:30pm.

Back-to-School Night - 8/11

Thursday, August 11th is an evening for Kindergarten through 12th grades students to see their classrooms and meet their teachers.  detailed schedule

K-12th First Day of School - 8/15

Classes begin Monday, August 15th for kindergarten through 12th grade students.  Middle and High School starts at 7:45am. and Elementary School starts at 8:00am.

Pre-K Meet the Teacher Night - 8/18

Meet your child’s teacher, learn more about our program, and ask all your questions at Pre-Kindergarten Meet the Teacher Night Thursday, August 18th.  The All Day Class (A) and Morning Class (B) will be at 5:30pm.  The Afternoon Class (C) will be at 6:30pm. 

Pre-K First Day of School - 8/22

Classes begin Monday, August 22nd for pre-kindergarten students. The morning and all day classes begin at 8:00am and the afternoon class begins at 11:45am.


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