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Giving Challenge Raises Over $83,000


Wow $40,600 donated plus $500 in grants and $42,385 in matching funds!  Thank you to everyone for your generosity in the 24-Hour Giving Challenge!

Celebrating a Great Start

The 2016-17 school year is off to a great start.  Read more about all the exciting things happening on campus.

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.

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!

Latest Blazer News

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Upcoming Events

Book Fair - 10/3-7


3-7 is our annual Fall Book Fair. The Book Fair is open before and after school, and during your students regularly scheduled library visit. more details...

PreK Coffee and Conversation - 10/6

Pre-K parents are invited to coffee and conversation with the elementary principal to learn more about kindergarten readiness.  October 6th 8:00am-8:45am or 11:45am-12:30pm

PTA Meeting - 10/6

Monthly PTA meetings are a great way for parents to get involved at SCS.  All parents are welcome to the PTA's monthly meeting held at 3:15pm in the middle school office.  For more information email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Book Fair Family Night - 10/6


Come pick out some great books, dress up in your best friendly pirate attire and visit with other families and friends at the Fall Book Fair Family Night! The event will be held on Thursday, October 6th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Come join us for a great evening!

BCS to Honor SCS Junior with Cancer - 10/6

Bradenton Christian School will be lifting up SCS Junior, Tony Colton at the volleyball games on October 6th for his 6th battle with cancer.  read more about Tony's journey

Family Fellowship Night - 10/14


SCS families are invited to Friday night fun on October 14th.  Come play in our Human Dutch Blitz Tournament and hangout with other families while you enjoy a pizza dinner.  more details...

7th Grade Miami Mission Trip - 10/17-19

7th grade students will be traveling to Miami for a missions trip October 17th - 19th where they will serve organizations in need and develop relationships with one another through small group reflection and devotion time.

8th Grade Interdisciplinary Trip - 10/17-19

8th graders will be going to St. Augustine for an interdisciplinary trip.  While on their trip they will also have their first college visit for the year at Flagler College.

Professional Day - No School 10/24

The school will be closed Monday, October 24 for a faculty/staff professional day.

2016-17 School Calendar

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

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