Newton Christian School

Training to a Higher Standard

N.I.C.E. Program

The N.I.C.E. (New Incentive to Christian Education) program is sponsored by Pella Christian High School and is for families considering Christian education for the first time.  The program offers up to a 50% reduction in tuition for the first year for a family with students in 6th through 8th grades who have never been part of a Christian school before and a 25% reduction in tuition for their second year.


1.  A family who has never been in Christian school before joins a school in 7th grade.  The family would receive a 50% discount on their tuition for this student their 7th grade year and a 25% discount on their tuition their 8th grade year.

2. A family has a child that joins the school in 5th grade and is completely new to Christian education.  The family would pay full tuition during the 5th grade year, but would receive a 25% tuition discount their 6th grade year.

3. A family had a student in first grade at a Christian school, but then left and returned in 6th grade.  They would not be eligible for the discount.

4. If a family joins a Christian school for a student’s 8th grade year, then they would receive 50% off their tuition at Newton Christian and would be eligible for a 25% tuition discount for their 9th grade year at Pella Christian High School.