Charlotte Christian School

Charlotte Christian School
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7301 Sardis Rd
Charlotte, North Carolina 28270
Type Private, Day, College-prep
Motto Veritas Tota, Homini Toti
(We are committed to God's Truth)
Established 1950
Head of school Barry Giller
Faculty 67
Grades JK-12
Enrollment 1,046
Campus size 55 acres (220,000 m2), 21 Buildings
Campus type Suburban
Color(s) Royal Blue, Silver, and White
Athletics NCISAA
Nickname Knights
Accreditation SACS

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].


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]


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


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.

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


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  12. "Impact of former NFL stars on staff at Charlotte Christian (N.C.) is invaluable". 24 August 2017.
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Coordinates: 35°08′27″N 80°46′10″W / 35.1408°N 80.7694°W / 35.1408; -80.7694

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