About Us

Los Gatos Christian School

Creating passionate, independent learners

Los Gatos Christian School fosters independence, confidence, critical thinking abilities and creativity in a warm and welcoming environment. Our hands-on, ‘whole child’ approach supports each student’s unique qualities and individual learning style for a learning experience that’s compelling, effective and fun!

⭐️ Biblical worldview education
⭐️ Low student-to-teacher ratio
⭐️ Love & care
⭐️ Hands-on learning
⭐️ Innovative learning
⭐️ Natural play areas
⭐️ Experienced faculty
⭐️ Parent involvement

Now offering programs from Preschool through Grade 8.  Schedule a visit today to discover how your child can thrive at this school.

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Our Campus

Los Gatos Christian School is located on the beautiful grounds of Venture Christian Church. The campus is situated on 28 acres and nestled in the hills along the Los Gatos-San Jose border in the heart of Silicon Valley. Conveniently located, Los Gatos Christian School is home to families from the Los Gatos, San Jose, Almaden, Blossom Valley, Campbell, Willow Glen, Cambrian, Saratoga, Morgan Hill, and Silver Creek communities. Families travel as far as Sunnyvale and Gilroy to attend our school.

The facility includes well-equipped classrooms, and specialty rooms for Music, Art, Science Lab, Technology Center, Library, Digital Arts Center, an auditorium, playground, sports fields, an activity center, and a patio area for our lunch.

Our Community

LGCS has been “Preparing Students for Life” since 1977. We are family. Discover the inspiring culture created by the strong relationships between our teachers, students, and community.

Our Mission

Los Gatos Christian School is committed to educating students with high academic standards, from a Biblical worldview, in an environment that supports the development of passionate followers of Jesus Christ.

Purpose + Vision

Los Gatos Christian School has an unequivocal purpose—to provide outstanding academic programs, facilitated by our vision to offer progressive 21st-century technology, a competitive athletic program, and fine arts curriculum, galvanized by an uncompromising Christian worldview.

The school is a ministry of Venture Christian Church, that supports us with the strength and relationship that comes from a body of believers that are passionate about living a complete life as true Christians. For more information about our shared mission and what we believe, please read our Statement of Faith.

Accreditation

LGCS is dually accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).

Meet Our Team

TIM WONG

Head of School
twong@lgcs.org


SIERRA STEPHENSON

Director of Learning
sstephenson@lgcs.org


NOEL LEDESMA

Registrar
nledesma@lgcs.org



EMILY JACKSON

School Office Administrator
ejackson@lgcs.org


CATHERINE SCOTT

Preschool Teacher
cscott@lgcs.org


WENDY RAMIREZ

Preschool Teacher
wramirez@lgcs.org


JENNIFER SCHNABEL

Preschool Director
jschnabel@lgcs.org


JENNY FELBERG

Kindergarten Teacher
jfelberg@lgcs.org


RAMONA PIMENTEL

Director of Music Arts
rpimentel@lgcs.org


VICTORIA PON

Kindergarten Teacher
vpon@lgcs.org


EDE SHINN

1st Grade Teacher
eshinn@lgcs.org


BETHANY CALLAHAN

2nd Grade Teacher
bcallahan@lgcs.org


ANDREA TAORMINA

4th Grade Teacher
ataormina@lgcs.org


GRACE THOMAS

4th Grade Teacher
gthomas@lgcs.org


ROSALINA SOLI

5th Grade Teacher
rsoli@lgcs.org


DESTINY BENAVIDES

Middle School Teacher
dbenavides@lgcs.org


DANIELLE LACY

Middle School Teacher
dlacy@lgcs.org


SHARON ADAM

Middle School Teacher
sadam@lgcs.org


BELLA LAZAR

Middle School Teacher
blazar@lgcs.org


SHERI CHRISTIE

Athletic Director and PE Teacher
schristie@lgcs.org


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LINDA EVANS

Art Teacher
levans@lgcs.org


VIRGINIA HOLDEN

Middle School & PE Teacher
vholden@lgcs.org


STEPHANIE GAMBLE

Extended School Services Supervisor
sgamble@lgcs.org


Experience why our children are HAPPY to learn!