1. School tour
  2. Submit a completed application for admission, which includes:
    • Application fee of $80
    • Copy of child’s birth certificate
    • Copy of child’s most recent report card
    • Copy of child’s most recent standardized testing report(s).
    • Copy of child’s most recent Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) if applicable.
  3. Admissions screening and interview. Once the application is received, we will contact you to set up:
    • An academic screening (20-30 minutes for Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten: 30-45 minutes for 1st-8th Grades)
    • A classroom visit (15-20 minutes for Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten, half or full day for 1st-8th Grades)
    • Parent interview with NSCS staff (20-30 minutes)
  4. The Admissions Committee reviews all completed applications and will render a decision. Acceptance for new students occurs after re-enrollment closes for existing students.
  5. Upon notification of acceptance, the Enrollment packet, a selection of a payment plan and a deposit of $500 are due within two weeks. If the enrollment process is not fully completed within two weeks of the acceptance notification, the student’s spot may be forfeited.

Statement of Non-Discrimination
North Shore Christian School is a non-profit organization that admits and welcomes students of any race, color, nationality or ethnic origin.


Quick Facts Quick Facts

  • Accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
  • Founded in 1951
  • Preschool through Grade 8
  • 3 campuses located in Beverly, Hamilton, and Lynn
  • Average Class Size: 12
  • Communities Represented: 25
  • Racially & Economically Diverse
  • Students receiving financial aid: 74%
  • STEM Science Curriculum
  • Learning Enrichment Center
  • Athletics
  • Theatrical training and live performances
  • Home-to-School Partnership
  • Weekly Chapel and Bible instruction
  • Before School and After School Care
  • NSCS is pleased to house the Gordon College Graduate Education Orton-Gillingham Reading Clinic that provides free reading tutoring to qualifying NSCS and community students.
  • Member of Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)