Become A TCS Student

Tabernacle Christian School (TCS) established in 1999 is a private, non-profit, 501C(3), Christian School Serving Pre-K through 5th Grade. The school is located at 301 Market Street, Clarksville TN, nestled on a 30 acre tract of land. At TCS we believe that "If excellence is a possibility, then good is not good enough". Come and excel at TCS!

Tabernacle Christian school admits students of any race, color, national origin, to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally according or made available to students here at TCS. Tabernacle Christian School does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarships and athletics and other school administered policies.

Enrollment Guidelines

Applying to Tabernacle Christian School

  • Complete the student application / campus tour
  • Schedule screening along with the schedule fee
  • Copy of the Most recent report card for grades K-5th
  • Copy of the most recent achievement test scored (Ex: Stanford, TCAP)
  • Copy of the certified birth certificate
  • Two recommendations of Middle School/One for Lower School (K-4th)
  • A permanent Tennessee Child Health Record (White card which includes immunizations and health examinations)

Acceptance to Tabernacle Christian School

  • Receive your acceptance letter
  • Commitment Fee due upon acceptance
  • Receive TCS Student Handbook - sign and return
  • Sign TCS Financial Contract
  • Submit your TCS Book/Technology Fee
  • Order your uniforms (www.frenchtoast.com) purchase school supplies (located in the Handbook pages 62 - 65)
  • Attend new school orientation. Check with school for dates and time.

Testing Application Fee / (Non-Refundable)

Interview with Principal / Screening / Process of Application
Pre-Kindergarten - 3 yrs. $35.00
Pre-Kindergarten - 4 yrs. $35.00
Kindergarten - Fifth Grade $50.00


Commitment Fee (Non-Refundable)

Administrative Student Processing
Returning Students - $200.00 **June
Returning Students $250.00 **After June 30, 2017
New Students $200.00


Book Fee / Technology Fee

Standardized Testing/Books/Computer Lab Expense
Returning and New Students
Pre-Kindergarten – 3 yrs. $250.00
Pre-Kindergarten – 4 yrs. $250.00
Kindergarten – Fifth Grade $500.00


Discounts Available

(Active Duty) Military 5%
Second Child Discount 5%
Third Child Discount 10%
No discount can exceed 10%
Ex: A parent is active duty military and has two students in attendance, they would only receive 5% discount in its totality.


Tuition Fee (10 month contract)

Please see TCS Student Handbook 2017-2018 for specific payment dates. August 2017 - May 2018

Pre-K 3 & 4 - $4,800 per year
($480.00 per month; $2,400 per semester)

Kindergarten - 5th Grade - $5,000 per year
($500.00 per month; $2,500 per semester)

*Special note: If fees are late, a charge of $20.00 per day will be assessed until the account is made current.


Accreditation

SACS/CSSI - Southern Association of Colleges & School Council on Accreditation and School Improvement

Certifications

TCS is a recognized and approved school through the Tennessee Department of Education (Category 3). TCS maintains a certification of approval for Pre-K Child Care through the Tennessee Department of Education

Professional Affiliations

Advanced ED formerly Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), Memberships Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)

Religious Activities

Weekly Chapel Daily Devotions/Daily Bible Class

Curriculum

ABeka/ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International) Scott Foresman, Daily Bible Curriculum: ACSI/ABeka TCS uses a nine week grading period / Five Week Progress Reports / grading period

Extra Curricular Activities

Student Council, Music Appreciation, Physical Education, Spanish, Library Science, Technology Lab, Public Speaking and Poetry Contest, Career Day

Class Size

Average class size: 10 students per classroom

Academic Preparation

Annual testing - Stanford 10 National Standard Test Pre and Post Screenings - Brigance and Lap D Reading Assessment

Before / After Care

Quality Before & After Care Programs Available Homework Tutorial (Grades 2nd – 5th)

Late Pick Up:

($5.00 for every 15 minutes after the hour of 6:00 p.m.)

Mission Statement

Tabernacle Christian School provides a safe and nurturing environment that enables a child to obtain academic excellence, spiritual, emotional, and physical development through the teachings of Christian principles and values. We will provide each individual with an opportunity..."to grow in the nurture and admonition of the Lord"
(Deuteronomy 6:5-7)
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Philosophy

Tabernacle Christian School believes that Jesus Christ is at the center of all learning. We provide our students with a biblical perspective curriculum that prepares and inspires them for success in life. Our educational program equips students with the skills and ability necessary to sustain and guard a Christian worldview.

And all thy children shall be taught of the Lord; and great shall be the peace of thy children.
(Isaiah 54:13)

Vision

This institution prepares children in this present age to know who they are and what their human existence means. Our goal is to provide curriculum challenge taught through a Christian perspective that solidifies the academic corner stone of elementary education.

Tabernacle Christian School's Partners

Jack B. Turner & Associates
Kennedy Law Firm
Orthodontist Dentist Dr. Gerald Karr
Morgan Contractors, Inc
Briggs Mark Premier BPO
Carlos Lewis & Sons House Movers
Treva Gordon Convenient Shopper
SnapShotZ Portrait Studio
Allensville Seed Company

TCS would not have been a success without the generous support you have provided to us throughout our 15 years of existence. We deeply appreciate the willingness with which you have and continue to sponsor our efforts to educate young Christians. We sincerely hope that this association will be maintained and that you will contine to support us in our future endeavors.