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Welcome to Woodcrest Christian

Passionately Preparing Students to Impact the World for Christ

We proclaim Him, admonishing every man and teaching every man with all wisdom, so that we may present every man complete in Christ.
Colossians 1:28

Located in Riverside, Calif., Woodcrest Christian School is a private school (TK-12) committed to providing a Christ-centered education with numerous opportunities for students to be immersed in the richness of a well-rounded, classic education, focused on God’s eternal Truth. In that effort, we strive to prepare each of our students to confidently face the world ahead of them, prepared to use their God-given talents to demonstrate the love of Christ in word and deed.  After more than 70 years, our mission remains to glorify God by pursuing excellence in Christ-centered academics. Discover how Woodcrest Christian can prepare your child for the future and anchor their foundation in Christ.

Get to Know Us

Discover Woodcrest Christian! Enrollment is open for the upcoming school year! We invite you to explore our campuses. Sign up for a campus tour today! Contact our admissions office Monday - Friday 8:30a.m. - 3:30p.m.


Recent News

  • The Impact of Worship
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    The Impact of Worship

    Celebrated as ‘The Best Year Ever,’ the 2022/23 school year marked the 75th anniversary of Woodcrest Christian. We looked back to the humble beginning

  • Leadership Academy
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    Leadership Academy

    A NEW APPROACH TO CULTIVATING LEADERSHIP IN ATHLETICS Speaking into the lives of students is a passion of Middle School Athletic Director Christy Johnson.

  • Faculty Spotlight: Kayla Hults
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    Faculty Spotlight: Kayla Hults

    Woodcrest Christian alumna, middle school English teacher, and recently published author, Kayla Hults (class of 2012) shares her remarkable journey from middle school inspiration

  • Remarkable Royals
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    Remarkable Royals
    WOODCREST CHRISTIAN ROYALS CHASING THEIR DREAMS Our Royals have exciting and interesting endeavors both on and off campus. Meet 10 remarkable students pursuing their

Upcoming Events

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SOS Day Schedules, Orientation, and Supplies Day DATE: Thursday, August 8, 2024 TIME: TBD The welcome back day is a “one stop shop” for students and parents. In one location, you will take care of: Immunization check School pictures (be sure to come in dress code!) Yearbook purchases Lockers PE Clothes Band/Choir clothes English novels

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It’s time to Get Organized! – Get schedules, lockers, school pictures, and more!

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WCDS Back-to-School Night

Back-to-School Night Join us for Back-to-School Night at Woodcrest Christian Day School! DATE: Monday, August 12, 2024 If your last name begins with A-K, you are invited to visit your child’s classroom from 6:30-7:30 p.m. If your last name begins with L-Z, we invite you to come between 7:30-8:30 p.m. If you are unable to

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First Day of School

Welcome back, Royals! The first day of school is Wednesday, August 14th! See you then!

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Back-to-School Night (7-12th)

Back-to-school night for middle and high school students is on Friday, August 16th. Meet in the Gym at 7pm. Parents, come meet your student’s teachers and hear from them as they share everything you need to know for a successful school year.  


View the current Academic Calendar: See at-a-glance all major school holidays.

View the 2024/25 Academic Calendar.


Get to know us! Watch our documentary film
sharing the historical timeline and philosophy of Woodcrest Christian School.


Graduates of WCS have been accepted to the following universities and colleges in the last five years.


See what makes Woodcrest Christian distinctly different.


Glorify God by Pursuing Excellence in Christ-centered Academics

Elementary School

Woodcrest Christian Day School
3612 Arlington Ave
Riverside, CA 92506

(951) 686-1818

Office Hours:
M-F: 7:45am - 3:45pm

Middle & High School

Woodcrest Christian School
18401 Van Buren Blvd
Riverside, CA 92508

(951) 780-2010

Office Hours:
M-F: 8:00am - 3:30pm

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Woodcrest Christian admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.