The Lewis School for Gifted Learning Potential is a private, non-profit extension of Valley Christian Schools designed to specifically meet the needs of gifted and talented students in Grades 3-7.

The Lewis School provides infinite opportunities for gifted and talented students in the fine arts (art, music, and literature), the sciences (mathematics, physical and life science, and engineering), and the humanities (philosophy, theology, and history). Focused on preparing 21st century learners in the context of deeply rooted Western traditions, the Lewis School connects the past with the future to prepare well-rounded, highly competent learners ready to face the challenges of a changing world.

The Lewis School is part of the Valley Christian school system, which connects students to broader school life and opportunities, including sports, extracurricular activities, and a diverse student body. Students at the Lewis School have all of the advantage of individualized instruction, small student to teacher ratios, and advanced curriculum, while enjoying the benefits of being part of a larger school community.

Sara M. Reichard, Ed.S., R.N.
Head of School, Director of Gifted Education

The Lewis School is led by the highly qualified and competent administrative leadership team of Youngstown Christian School. Mrs. Sara M. Reichard serves as the leader of the Lewis School. Mrs. Reichard holds an Education Specialist (Ed.S.) degree in Teaching and Learning from Liberty University, a Master of Letters (M.Litt.) degree in Family Life Education from the Oxford Graduate School, and is also a Registered Nurse. Having specialized in gifted education and developed the gifted education program at Youngstown Christian School, Mrs. Reichard has a
passion for rigorous, creative, and research-driven education tailored to meet the needs of individual learners.

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Give your child the advantage of a sophisticated, challenging, and rigorous Christian education at the Lewis School.

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The Lewis School for Gifted
Learning Potential

A Valley Christian School

30 W. Front Street |
Youngstown, OH | 44503

330-788-8088 ext. 403