School Details

Rainier Christian Schools

PO Box 58249, Renton, WA 98058
(425) 255-7273

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Private Grades PK-12 688 students 11 students/teacher (WA avg is 17)

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About this school

Rainier Christian Schools is a private high school in Renton. The principal of Rainier Christian Schools is James White, who can be contacted at 688 students go to Rainier Christian Schools and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. The student to teacher ratio at Rainier Christian Schools is 11:1. Liberty Sr High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 81% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 8% %
Asian 8% %
Black, non-Hispanic 5% %
Multiracial 3% %
Hispanic 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    I switched my daughter to Rainier Christian Schools when she was in 5th grade from a different private Christian School. It was the best decision I made! Her teachers cared about her success as a student and she began to like school again.

  • (1 year ago)

    I work in the Rainier Christian District and love being a part of this district! I love how we work to meet the academic needs of the children. We team up across the district to share ideas and encourage each other. I love teaching the children about character values spiritual truth academics as well as art. I love the community that makes up Rainier Christian Schools.

  • (1 year ago)

    I attended RCS K-12 and I couldn't have asked for a better experience. Caring teachers top-notch academics sports orchestra band and choir.

  • (1 year ago)

    We have four children who all attended Rainier Christian Schools from 1st-12th grades. They were VERY well prepared for college academically prepared to obtain several academic scholarships spiritually prepared to defend their faith physically prepared to participate in college athletics and socially prepared to make friends that encourage and built them up. Super happy with RCS!

  • (1 year ago)

    I have two children there and I am completely satisfied. They have a Fredric academic program that challenges the students and brings out the best in them. The principal and teachers obviously care about the students and their education.

  • (1 year ago)

    I have 2 boys (8 and 16) at Rainier Christian Schools and love it! Both my boy's have attended since Kindergarten and my youngest also attended daycare since age 1. Rainier Christian feels like family to us. We love the teachers staff and administrators who are passionalte about our child's spiritual and educational development.

  • (1 year ago)

    RCS is a great school. Academics and social nurturing is grade A. My daughter and my son both goes to RCS and they are academically and socially well rounded children.

  • (1 year ago)

    I love Rainier Christian Schools. My son's been there since 3rd grade and is now a junior in high school. My daughter is a 7th grader having been there since 1st grade. So we've experienced 3 campuses - Maple Valley Elementary the middle school and the high school. The teachers and admin. staff love the kids and put their whole heart and mind into their jobs. They also love the families and do anything they can to support us in so many ways. Imagine a student that says "I love the middle school!" That's my daughter. I'm amazed and so blessed. We love the small class sizes loving family-like atmosphere and the education.

  • (1 year ago)

    This is our first year at Maple Valley elementary/Rainer Christian school and I have nothing but love for it!! Such a great community of teachers and staff. The heart for children at this campus is unexplainable.

  • (1 year ago)

    I have worked for Rainier Christian Preschool in Auburn for almost 20 years and my two daughters two daughters went from preschool through 12th grade in our Rainier Christian Schools district. Our experience has been nothing but positive. The education these kids receive...even in the preschool level is top notch. We care about our kids and their families! Rainier Christian Schools is a community of family and friends... when one hurts we all hurt. When someone is in need our community reaches out to help any way we can. Rainier Christian School district is a non-profit organization so funding is not always available for facility and classroom upgrades. Teachers and Staff do not always get yearly raises and are very underpaid but we stay because we love our kids schools and we love to minister to our community. If we were to win this extra funding we would put it right back into our programs. And believe me right now we could use this extra. Thank you for helping all schools.

  • (2 years ago)

    We have 4 children at the Maple Valley campus and they have been attending since summer of 2008. Our kids love going to school there and have done amazing well. We like the smaller classes and the personal involvement we have from the teachers and staff Two of our kids have had some delays and the school has been great in accomodating our needs and requests. We highly recommend the school.

  • (2 years ago)

    My three children have and are attending Rainier's schools--elementary through high school. I appreciate that they are challenaged academically and spiritually to lgrow learn and share their faith. Teachers work with the students and are approachable with anyconcerns. The athletic program especially in the high school is growing and becoming more competitive under dedicated excited coaches and new athletic director. This is important especially to my one son who loves sports. In any school there will be challenges and here we can work things out in a respectful manner when concerns arise. My children have made great and lasting friendships. We are blessed to be part of Rainier Christian School District.

  • (3 years ago)

    I have children at three of Rainier's campuses. I have one in high school one at the middle school and one at the Maple Valley campus. All three children love attending school here. We moved them from the Kent District after some difficulties with my oldest at Cedar Heights last year and I have not regretted my decision one bit. Tuition is affordable and the staff is incredible. My kids are ahead of their peers academically and they have grown in their spiritual walk as well. I used to have to bring up discussions after church. Now my children walk the walk and talk the talk without my encouragement and I think it all has to do with the education they are receiving at Rainier Christian. The best review would be from my 7th grade son who was very angry with us when we moved him last year. He said "Mom I thought I had friends before. But now I know what true friends are. Thanks for making me come to this school. I love it."

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