Salisbury Christian School aspires that all students…
List of 3 items.
Commit to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Affirm that the Bible defines absolute truth.
Demonstrate the spiritual disciplines of worship, prayer, Bible study, service, and fellowship that lead to a resilient faith.
Articulate the message of the Gospel and live a mission-minded life.
Exhibit growth in the fruits of the Spirit: love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.
Demonstrate an attitude of compassionate boldness through servant leadership.
Display respect for authority and resolve conflicts graciously.
Develop responsible stewardship of resources, time, and spiritual, mental, emotional, and physical health.
Apply creativity and critical thinking to solve real-world problems both independently and collaboratively.
Communicate effectively with precision and clarity through oral and written expression.
Exemplify motivation through work ethic and the utilization of unique talents and abilities.
Display the qualities of a productive, lifelong learner, being curious, observant, inquisitive, knowledge-seeking, and well-read.
Our Statement of Faith
In one God, the creator and sustainer of the universe, eternally existent in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
In the divine inspiration, infallibility, and final authority of the Bible as the Word of God.
In the uniqueness of man, by virtue of his special creation in God's image, and his responsibility to understand and master the world to the glory of God.
The unique Deity of the Lord Jesus Christ, the incarnate, virgin-born Son of God.
In the representative and substitutionary death of our Lord Jesus Christ as the necessary atonement for our sins.
In the resurrection of the crucified body of our Lord and that blessed hope, His personal return.
In the power of the Holy Spirit in the work of regeneration and His continuing work in the heart of the believer.
In the bodily resurrection of the just and the unjust, the everlasting blessedness of the saved, and the everlasting punishment of the lost.
In the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.
In the covenant of marriage, between one man and one woman only, as an important and critical part of God’s created order and family system.
In God’s immutable creation of each person as male or female, two distinct, complementary genders that together reflect the image and nature of God.
Salisbury Christian School is a dually accredited institution. The Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) works in tandem with our U.S. regional accreditation agency, the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools (MSA), to ensure Salisbury Christian School remains organizationally healthy and committed to excellence in education.
Mrs. Eugenia Bruce opens a private Christian kindergarten, The Christian Pre-School Center, with 7 students enrolled. Each day, she transports her students both to and from school in her orange Volkswagen van.
The school adds 1st grade and is renamed The Christian School of Salisbury.
The Christian School of Salisbury receives a Certificate of Approval from the Maryland State Department of Education.
The school is now educating students through 7th grade and the need arises for a suitably sized building. An anonymous donor, later revealed to be Ms. Madeline Perdue, gifts the school a 10-acre plot of land on Parker Road. Ground is broken in July 1978.
On February 1, classes begin with an enrollment of 97 students in what is now known as Founders Hall.
Mrs. Eugenia Bruces retires and enrollment sits at 115 students in preschool through 8th grade.
Mr. Steve Auld is hired as Headmaster.
The Board of Governors votes to expand the school’s offerings to include high school, adding one grade each year. Enrollment sits at 435 students.
The school’s name officially changes to Salisbury Christian School. The SCS Upper School moves to its own campus at the Second National Bank building in March.
As SCS celebrates its first graduating class in 1999, the Board of Governors votes unanimously to begin the Nehemiah Building Project, with the goal of bringing the school together on one campus.
The Nehemiah Center opens, and the school year begins with PreK through 12th grade all on one campus for the first time, with an enrollment of 493 students.
SCS receives accreditation from the Association of Christian Schools International and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
The school grows to 545 students, offering 7 Advanced Placement courses, 15 sports teams, a thriving arts program, and award-winning band and choral programs.
SCS faces the COVID-19 pandemic with innovation and efficiency - beginning online learning within one week of the shutdown. The school then leads the way in opening its doors for in-person learning in September 2020 - in the midst of the pandemic.
Salisbury Christian opens an Early Learning Center, thus expanding its grade-level offerings to begin with infants.
SCS celebrates 20 years in the Nehemiah Center and continues planning for future growth.