What are the school hours?
8:05 a.m. through 2:55 p.m., Monday through Friday

In what public school district is HCS located?
Helderberg Christian School is located within the Berne-Knox-Westerlo public school district.

How do I know if there are School closings, delays or early dismissals?
HCS has its own listing on the School Closings Network. So you will find this information on all participating stations including but not limited to the local network channels WRGB, WNYT, WTEN and WGY.com.

Does Helderberg provide busing services?
Students living within 15 miles of HCS may receive public school bus transportation. To receive bus services, parents must submit a written request to the local public school before April 1st. Parents may contact their local public school for the correct transportation request form.

What are the class sizes at Helderberg Christian School?
Our classes are small so that we can meet our students' individual needs. We cap each grade at 16 students.
What is the dress code at HCS?
At Helderberg Christian School, we base our dress code on the scriptures. We dress to bring honor to God and enhance our witness for Christ to the world. Based on our philosophy, we require the following:
  • ・  Students must dress in a neat, clean, and modest manner.
  • ・  On days when Chapel is scheduled, girls are encouraged to wear a dress, and boys are encouraged to wear slacks and a collared shirt or sweater.
  • ・  Shorts, skirts and dresses should be knee-length.
  • ・  Clothing should not have offensive language, logos, or pictures on it.
  • ・  We do not permit short shorts, miniskirts, tight pants, bare midriffs, tank tops, spaghetti straps, or muscle shirts.
  • ・  Students may wear gym clothing during gym class, and this can include modest-length shorts, sweat pants, loose fitting t-shirts, and sneakers.
  • ・  Students must always wear closed toed shoes. (No flip flops)
What if my child must be absent?
If your child must be absent due to illness or any other reason, a parent should call the school office between 7:30 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. Any time a student comes to school after an absence, a parent must provide a note.

When can I apply?
You are welcome to
contact the school office at any time to receive information about our school. Please also see our registration page for more information about registration. Helderberg Christian School welcomes students of any race, color, nationality, or ethnic origin.

96 Main St., East Berne, New York 12059
Phone: (518) 499-5416    Email: office@HelderbergChristianSchool.org

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