About ACS

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Alameda Christian School (ACS) is an independent private school located in Alameda, California (near San Francisco and Oakland). ACS has provided a quality education for students from Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade since 1944. Our small class sizes provide an environment of love and care within which students are nurtured and treated as individuals.

Our students achieve academic excellence and continue on to some of the area’s highest quality schools including St. Joseph Notre Dame, Bishop O’Dowd, Alameda Science and Technology Institute (ASTI), and Redwood Christian High School.  Our students experience the joy of learning through our enhanced curriculum which includes African drumming, music, art, P.E., field trips, outdoor education, and an annual Fine Arts Festival.

Our Mission
It is the purpose of Alameda Christian School to train young people for Christian life and service by offering a balanced educational program which promotes academic achievement and reflects Biblical standards.  The entire curriculum is based on the Lordship of Jesus Christ.

Our History
Alameda Christian School (ACS) is an independent Christian School.  The school was established in 1944 by members of the Alameda Christian Reformed Church, whose vision was to provide an education based on the word of God.  Our Principles for Christian Education states the basic truths of the Bible as we understand them and explains how and why we are different than public schools. You might also be interested in reading about our Purposes and Goals. Alameda Christian School is associated with Christian Schools International (CSI). ACS is a member of the Alameda Chamber of Commerce.