Top 10 Reasons to Choose ICS

Founded in 1982, Intermountain Christian School (ICS) is a top 10, K-12 private school in Salt Lake City (Niche.com) and the only non-denominational Christian school in the area. We are a Christ-centered learning community that equips and inspires students to thrive in God's world. We prepare and spiritually equip students to become better servants, leaders, and people of influence for Christ in their homes, communities, nations, and the world. We are fully accredited by both ACSI and NWAC.
 
BIBLICAL WORLDVIEW
It starts with weekly chapel and continues as we educate through the lens of the Bible in every class, every sport, and every activity.
 
STRONG ACADEMICS
Our students earn well above average ACT scores (25.5 vs the national average of 20.8) as we offer AP classes and a focus on critical thinking skills across the curriculum. 70% of our faculty hold advanced degrees. Additionally, an average scholarship offer was $109,000 per ICS graduate in 2017, compared to the national average of $9,577 (nces.ed.gov).
 
A CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY
Our learning environment encourages students to thrive academically while also preparing students to live a life committed to the Christian faith. We invest in school events and activities that help strengthen our school community relationships.
 
OUR TEACHERS INVEST
in the future and the heart of our students by personally getting to know them and building individual relationships.
 
COMPETITIVE AND PURPOSEFUL ATHLETICS
Our focus is on winning with integrity so athletes may exemplify Jesus Christ on the court, diamond or playing field. As part of our mission, we support and encourage multi-sport athletes.
 
ENRICHMENT TRIPS
Our students participate in outside-of-the-classroom learning through day and week-long trips that offer spiritual, cultural, community service, and educational benefits.
 
FINE ARTS
From jazz band, ceramics and theater to painting and State Champion debate teams, we propel students in their areas of interest.
 
STUDENT LEADERSHIP
Supporting our mission of equipping students, we walk alongside our students as they grow to be servant leaders who thrive in God’s world as future teachers, doctors, entrepreneurs, missionaries and more.
 
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT
We encourage our students to engage and participate. 94% of our high school students are involved in one or more extracurricular activities as they develop their gifts and abilities to become successful during and after high school.
 
SERVING OUR COMMUNITY
From quarterly service projects to the annual ICS Day of Service, students are inspired to perform God’s work in their communities.