Beliefs & Educational Goals



Southside Christian School's mission is to glorify God by providing Christian education, while spiritually grounding students with a worldview drawn from the truth of Scripture.  



The vision of Southside Christian School is to academically prepare graduates to become servant leaders who have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Students will be instructed to demonstrate Godly character and biblical stewardship.





“All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, and for instruction in righteousness.” 2 Timothy 3:16

Southside Christian School will:

  • Endeavor to lead students into a personal, saving relationship with Christ as Lord and Savior and to develop in them a desire to know and do the will of God.
  • Govern itself according to Biblical principles and will integrate the Bible into every aspect of the school’s life.
  • Use a Bible curriculum that teaches sound doctrine and equips students to defend their faith.


“And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.” Romans 12:2

Southside Christian School will:

  • Train and encourage students to apply the qualities of Christ in their own lives.
  • Equip students to communicate their faith to others.
  • Apply discipline and behavior standards based on Biblical principles that lead to Christ-likeness in students’ lives.



“Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom; and with all thy getting get understanding.” Proverbs 4:7

Southside Christian School will:

  • Develop an entire educational program that is based on the truths of God’s Word and the preeminence of Jesus Christ.
  • Use curriculum and methods in the classroom that reflect God’s truth and prepare students for a life of service for Christ.
  • Challenge students to develop a Biblical worldview so that they will be able to intellectually engage the culture for Christ.
  • Provide a safe and comfortable learning environment where students are actively engaged and challenged in their learning.
  • Provide a curriculum that is defined by clear goals and high expectations so that students can achieve success that is measurable and clearly communicated.
  • Cultivate a deeper appreciation for fine arts.
  • Encourage students into college and career pathways.



   “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” Matthew 5:16

Southside Christian School will:

  • Encourage students to demonstrate through thought, word, and action God’s call to love one another.
  • Challenge students to cultivate healthy relationships and enduring friendships in an enjoyable and Spirit-filled environment.
  • Support students as they cultivate healthy relationships with others.
  • Inspire students to develop authentic and infectious love for their school.
  • Provide an opportunity for students to voice their opinions and ideas in the context of a Biblical worldview.



“What? Know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.”
I Corinthians 6:19-20

Southside Christian School will:

  • Stimulate students to practice and value the benefits of regular exercise.
  • Provide students with a variety of physical activities including competitive sports.
  • Motivate students to participate in athletics and other physical activities to their highest potential while demonstrating Christ-like character and sportsmanship