A TK-12 Christ-centered,
College Preparatory School

Fast Facts

Founded: 1989

Affiliation: Christian (Ministry of Christ Covenant Church)

Location: Matthews, N.C. (Charlotte Metropolitan Area)

Average Enrollment: 860

Grades: TK-12

Average Student/Teacher Ratio: 9:1-13:1

Tuition Range: $9,200-$16,000

School Colors: Blue and White with Red

School Mascot: Lions

Accreditation/Affiliation: Christian Schools International, National Council for Private School Accreditation, North Carolina Association of Independent Schools, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)/AdvancED

Athletics: CDS is a 4A school in the Charlotte Independent Schools Athletic Association (CISAA). Approximately 70% of high school students participate in at least one sport.

Arts: CDS offers classes in theater, choral and instrumental music, visual arts, digital storytelling, and photography.