The Ruskin Christian School Elementary Program serves students in K5-6th grades. In the elementary grades, students develop a love for learning and are challenged to work to their learning potential and to discover their individual capabilities. Students gan knowledge and an understanding of how things fit together in God's plan. The academic program centers around language arts with an emphasis on phonics and reading, language, math skills, science, social studies and Bible. Art, music, computer, library, and physical education, enrich the basic curriculum.



  • Phonics and reading - Students learn to read by mastering the sounds that letters symbolize.
  • Students will learn over 400 vocabulary words in their basic phonics reading series and reading groups.
  • Telling time, number counting, addition, and money value.
  • Bible time and chapel (including scripture memorization)
  • Recess
  • Music
  • Art
  • Spanish
  • Computer/iPads
  • Physical Education
  • After School Program until 6pm
  • Hot lunch program
  • Full-day

1st-6th Grades

  • Curriculum includes: A BEKA, Bob Jones University Press, Positive Action for Christ and Saxon.
  • Chapel, daily Bible instruction
  • Special assemblies
  • Individual piano lessons during the school day (additional cost)
  • Music
  • Art
  • Computer/iPads
  • Daily recess for 1st & 2nd grades
  • Daily Physical Education for 1st-6th grades
  • Field Trips
  • After School Care until 6pm
  • Hot lunch program
  • Annual Achievement Testing - Stanford 10
  • Sports teams for 5th & 6th grades