Academics at Lansing Christian School

As a parent, you want to give your child a strong start in life. Providing the best education for your children is a top priority. You want a school that offers the right balance of challenge and support, all while developing the Christ-centered perspective you’ve instilled at home.

At Lansing Christian School, we emphasize what truly matters in a learning environment where your child will be known by name. With optimal class sizes, a rich curriculum, and a caring community, our students are given the tools they need to reach their fullest potential.

Teaching that transforms.

At LCS, we implement a framework called Teaching for Transformation (TfT), which helps students understand how their learning connects to their faith and their role in God’s Story. By using best practices in classroom instruction, collaboration between educators, and authentic learning experiences, the TfT framework helps create an environment that engages students academically, socially, and spiritually.

LCS students are equipped with:

Foundational Knowledge

Students demonstrate mastery across subject areas in our established curriculum.

Essential Learning Habits

We teach students effective learning habits such as curiosity, problem-solving, and persistence.

Ability To Show Empathy

Our community seeks to understand the needs and perspectives of others.

Support To Develop Gifts

We hone our God-given gifts in pursuit of playing our role in God’s story.

Exceptional learning for every age and stage.


Early Learners Preschool

Exploration and growth in a loving environment.

At Lansing Christian School, we want to make it possible for families to afford quality education in a Christ-centered environment. With our K-12 variable tuition program, transfer discount for new  students, and scholarship opportunities, there are many options for families to significantly reduce tuition and other costs.

Program highlights:

  • Strong reading readiness curriculum
  • Development of gross and fine motor skills in blended activities
  • Spiritual growth through scripture memorization, daily Bible lessons, and a caring community


A strong foundation for lifelong learning.

Kindergarten is a special stage. For some children, it’s the beginning of their academic journey, and for others, it’s a transition toward more structured learning from preschool. In LCS’s kindergarten program, we set a firm foundation for our students through dedicated teachers providing the attention and guidance that every child needs.

Program highlights:

  • A tailored approach based on your child’s strengths, interests, and learning style
  • A Christ-centered, caring community that fosters meaningful friendships
  • An active learning approach that blends projects, group activities, and independent work in the daily schedule


A place to grow and belong.

Your child will gain transformational experiences in elementary school. As they balance more responsibilities, build new friendships, and acquire more academic knowledge, you want to find a school that will set the stage for their growth. Lansing Christian’s elementary school program equips learners with a rigorous curriculum and academic skills such as critical thinking, innovation, and creativity to play their role in God’s story.

Program highlights:

  • Project-based learning, such as STEM experiments, group collaboration, and presentations
  • An emphasis on spiritual formation by helping students develop a way of seeing and understanding God’s world from a biblical worldview.
  • Enriching activities in athletics, creative arts, clubs, and more

Middle School

Academic excellence in a supportive environment.

Your child will learn to navigate new heights in middle school — academically, socially, emotionally, and spiritually. It’s crucial to find a school that will surround your child in a supportive and caring environment. At LCS’s middle school program, our students are immersed in a purposefully-designed curriculum, exciting extracurriculars, and a Christ-centered culture that empowers them to thrive.

Program highlights:

  • Comprehensive core subjects and electives with faith integrated throughout subjects and grades
  • Leadership opportunities in mentoring students in younger grades
  • Enriched learning through extracurriculars such as Student Council, Chapel Praise and Worship Team, Musicals, and more

High School

Prepared to engage and transform the world for Christ.

The four years of high school are a stepping stone for your teen’s exciting opportunities ahead. You envision an environment where they can discover who they are and what they stand for. At LCS’ Christian high school program, students are exposed to a challenging curriculum preparing them for college and beyond.

Program highlights:

  • Comprehensive core subjects and electives with faith integrated throughout subjects and grades.
  • Academic excellence through AP class offerings, college preparatory curriculum, and a highly-trained faculty
  • Refining God-given gifts through athletics, fine arts, electives, and more
  • College and career planning with dedicated advisors

Environment matters.
Where will your child thrive?

As you search for the best Christian school in Lansing, MI, we invite you to explore what’s possible at Lansing Christian School. Preview our beautiful campus, learning centers, and school culture where your child can flourish.

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