Why PCS?

Is Christian education right for your child? How do you separate the truth about Christian education from the rumors?

The resources below can help. They offer a wide range of information from a variety of perspectives (parents, teachers, and organizations) on why PCS and Christian education make sense in today’s world.


In Defense of the Christian Private School Bubble – In this article, Christian private school mom Andrea Palpant tells Christianity Today why she decided to send her daughter to Christian school. The article also explains how Christian education didn’t fit the mom’s preconceived notions.

Why Should You Choose Portage Christian School – This list of reasons provides biblical support for Christian education.

The following video from the Association of Christian Schools International offers an overview of the benefits of Christian education with statistics.