Charlotte Christian School

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Charlotte Christian School
Charlotte christian logo.png
school logo
Address
7301 Sardis Rd
Charlotte, North Carolina 28270
USA
Information
TypePrivate, Day, College-prep
MottoVeritas Tota, Homini Toti
(We are committed to God's Truth)
Established1950
Head of schoolBarry Giller
Faculty67
GradesJK-12
Enrollment1,046
Campus size55 acres (220,000 m2), 21 Buildings
Campus typeSuburban
Color(s)Royal Blue, Silver, and White
              
AthleticsNCISAA
NicknameKnights
AccreditationSACS
AdvancED
Website

Charlotte Christian School is a private, college preparatory, non-denominational Christian school serving students in grades K-12. It is located in Charlotte, North Carolina[1].

Academics[edit]

Charlotte Christian offers more than 45 Advanced Placement and honors courses.[2] The class of 2017 (102 members) received more than $5.3 million in academic, athletic, and fine arts scholarships. In the National Merit Scholarship Competition (NMSC), Charlotte Christian has had 11 awards recipients, 17 finalists, and 53 commended scholars since 2002.[3]

Newspaper[edit]

The high school's newspaper is The Lancer.[4][5] Charlotte Christian also has a high school broadcasting team called Knights Knews.[6]

Athletics[edit]

Charlotte Christian competes in the 3-A division of the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association (N.C.I.S.A.A.) and the Charlotte Independent Schools Athletic Association (CISAA) conference.[7]

The varsity baseball team has won fourteen NCISAA state championship titles: 1991, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015[8] It also won the CISAA conference title nine of the last ten years.[citation needed][when?]

Charlotte Christian's Varsity Football team has won six NCISAA state titles[9]: 1992, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2017[10][11]. The coaching staff includes four former NFL players as of the 2017 season.[12]

Charlotte Christian's Men's Varsity Basketball team has won three NCISAA state titles: 1992, 1997, and 2001.[13] Charlotte Christian's Ladies' Varsity Basketball team has won five NCISAA state titles: 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004.[8]

Charlotte Christian's Ladies' Cross Country team has won three NCISAA state titles: 1990, 1991, 1993.[8]

Charlotte Christian's Men's Track & Field team won an NCISAA state title in 2001, and the Ladies' Track and Field Team won state titles in 2001 and 2002.[8]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Charlotte Christian School: About". www.charlottechristian.com.
  2. ^ "Charlotte Christian School: Upper School". www.charlottechristian.com.
  3. ^ https://www.charlottechristian.com/uploaded/Documents/Academics/2017_Charlotte_Christian_Profile.pdf
  4. ^ "The Lancer – The student news site of Charlotte Christian School". charlottechristianlancer.com.
  5. ^ http://ccsmiddleschooltimes.com/
  6. ^ https://www.youtube.com/user/KnightsKnews
  7. ^ "Conferences - The North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association". www.ncisaa.org.
  8. ^ a b c d "Charlotte Christian School: Knights Accolades". www.charlottechristian.com.
  9. ^ "Sports Specifics - The North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association". www.ncisaa.org.
  10. ^ http://admin.ncisaa.org/uploads/PO-%2011-Man%20Football-7.pdf
  11. ^ "Charlotte Christian tops Charlotte Latin in overtime of Independent football title game".
  12. ^ "Impact of former NFL stars on staff at Charlotte Christian (N.C.) is invaluable". 24 August 2017.
  13. ^ http://admin.ncisaa.org/uploads/PO-%20Basketball%20(Boys)-4.pdf
  14. ^ "Daniel Bard - SoxProspects.com". www.soxprospects.com.
  15. ^ "Daniel Bard". University of North Carolina Athletics. Archived from the original on 2008-10-13. Retrieved 2009-02-09.
  16. ^ "Mavericks sign free agent guard Seth Curry". Mavs.com. July 15, 2016. Retrieved October 27, 2016.
  17. ^ Wertz Jr., Langston. "Stephen Curry a chip off the old shot: Ex-Hornets star's son now a complete player.", The Charlotte Observer, December 31, 2005. Accessed November 7, 2007. "A funny thing happened to Charlotte Christian guard Stephen Curry over the summer."
  18. ^ "Matthias Farley". NFL.com.
  19. ^ "Akil Mitchell Bio - VirginiaSports.com - University of Virginia Official Athletics Website - UVA Cavaliers Men's Basketball".
  20. ^ "Gera kvikmynd um Örlyg Sturluson". Morgunblaðið (in Icelandic). 24 March 2013. Retrieved 27 October 2017.
  21. ^ "DE Jeremy Thompson #99". Green Bay Packers. Archived from the original on 2008-05-02. Retrieved 2008-05-03.
  22. ^ "DemonDeaconDigest.com Home". wakeforest.scout.com.

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Coordinates: 35°08′27″N 80°46′10″W / 35.1408°N 80.7694°W / 35.1408; -80.7694