ACSI Vision & Mission
To be an association speaking with a viable and authoritative voice in education and consisting of effective Christian schools recognized as essential and contributing to the public good
Christian school students worldwide acquire wisdom, knowledge and a biblical worldview as evidenced by a lifestyle of character, leadership, service, stewardship and worship
To enable Christian educators and schools worldwide
to effectively prepare students for life.
ACSI Core Values
Biblical Philosophy : A thoroughly biblical philosophy of education should be implemented in Christian schools in all cultural contexts.
Parental Education Responsibility : Parents have the primary responsibility for the education of their children; the school serves the Christian home.
Biblical Integration : The biblical integration of every planned learning experience is crucial to effective Christian schooling.
Great Commission : Students and educators in Christian schools worldwide should be involved in fulfilling the Great Commission,
Bible as a Core Subject : The teaching of Bible as a core subject is essential to the academic curriculum.
Academic Excellence : Schools should be committed to academic excellence, maximizing each student’s potential.
Critical Thinking : Students should learn how to process information and think critically in the context of a biblical worldview.
Non-Discrimination : The teaching/learning process in Christian Schools should reflect a Christ-like sensitivity, relevant to a diverse school community.
School Improvement : Christian schools should be involved in a plan of consistent evaluation and Assessment for continuous improvement.
Professional Development : Professional resources and training are vital for the development and growth of Christian educators and schools.
Networking : The ministry of Christian schooling can best be accomplished through cooperation with other appropriate individuals, agencies and organizations in providing programmes, materials and services.
Educational Choice : The opportunity for Christian schooling should be accessible to families as a means of evangelizing, nurturing, and discipling students for a life of service to God and society.
ACSI is committed to respond to the needs of Christian schools and lead it’s membership to spiritual and academic excellence.