From the minute you walk through our doors, we want you to see and feel the difference at ASCS.  We hope you feel the warmth of our teachers and staff, smile as you watch our students laugh and skip down the halls.  But most of all, we pray you feel the Lord's presense in our buildings as He is the foundation of every thing we do!

Please review our Admission Section of our website.  And if you feel Atlantic Shores would be a good fit for your family, sign up for a tour today!

Admission Requirements

Being a student at ASCS is a unique privilege. As students and parents consider making ASCS their choice school, the following standards must be kept in mind:

  • The student will be committed to and promote the mission of ASCS
  • The student will cooperate with those in authority over him/her
  • The student will maintain respect for this God given authority

The student's behavioral standards at school must extend to his/her life away from school as well. Any use of/involvement with tobacco, drugs, alcohol, cheating, fighting, stealing, lying, or immoral entertainment/ behavior may result in immediate expulsion from ASCS.

All students are accepted on an eight week probationary period in regard to academics and discipline. A student's acceptance is based upon past achievement, a favorable pastoral recommendation, a family interview with the administration, and a signed agreement from parents and student declaring that they will abide by and support the rules, regulations and standards of ASCS.  Please see our Handbook for our full Admissions Policy.

Secondary students must profess Jesus Christ as their personal Savior and be open to instruction from a Christian perspective. It is understood that students should exhibit a definite personal desire to attend ASCS. If the student's behavior or attitude indicates an uncooperative spirit or one that is inconsistent with the philosophy and standards of ASCS, the student will be requested to withdraw. Parents must be united in their belief that enrollment at ASCS is the best thing for their child. It is required for enrollment at ASCS that at least one parent be saved and regularly attending a Bible believing church. Parents must exhibit a strong desire for having their child taught from a Christian perspective.

Enrollment Procedures

After you have read through all the materials included in the Admissions packet, and have prayerfully come to a decision to enroll your child(ren), please follow the procedures listed below:

  • Completed Application for Admission and application fee
  • a recent photograph
  • copy of birth certificate
  • immunization & medical records
  • standardized tests scores
  • transcript of classes and most recent report card
  • completed Student Record Release form
  • completed Pastor's Recommendation
  • completed Student Information Sheet (7-12th)
  • pay the enrollment fee and finalize the contract

Once all of these steps have been completed, your child will be enrolled in Atlantic Shores Christian School for the school year. All additional information will be supplied to you.

Please call the appropriate school office to set up an interview with the Admissions Director.

Elementary (K3-6): Mrs. Robin Arends, (757) 479-1125
Secondary (7-12): Mrs. Cindy Hudgins, (757) 479-9598.


Financial Assistance

Do you need assistance financially? If your answer is "yes", click on the FACTS Financial Aid link. ASCS has partnered with an outside service provider, FACTS Financial Aid to evaluate the financial needs of our families. Even though FACTS will do the initial financial evaluation, the final decision on all financial aid grants lies within ASCS.

Before you click on the link, please note the following items that must be submitted to FACTS with your application:

  • Current IRS Federal Tax Return with attachments as defined by FACTS
  • Current W-2 Wage and Tax Statements
  • Current pay stubs (please note this is not listed by FACTS but is required by ASCS)

Click here to access FACTS Financial Aid