Faculty and Staff

Meet the CCS Team
Our amazing team brings an immeasurable combination of higher learning, wisdom, talent, life-experience, and genuine faith in Christ to the table as we embrace the honor of educating Coastal Christian students.

Tom Olmstead

Melanie Schrei

Jack Mefford

Josh Ambrose

Heidi Ambrose

Judy Barber

Michelle Bardsley

Sonia Bartlett

Curt Bartlett

Carl Bockhahn

Melanie Borum

Teri Bristol

Karol Brown

Cherie Castillo

Leah Close

Tetyana Coughran

Laura DeLaRosa

John Downum

Christine Erdman

Jim Erickson

Pedro Gutierrez

Richard Hart

Jennifer Haydon

Amy Houser

Robin King

Cynthia Huisken

Heather Inglehart

Mandy King

Tami Kramer

Julie Landers

Kathy Lee

Holly Leighton

Alison Limon

Gayle Linn

Tiffany Lokkart

Ted Malley

Darci Martell

Jenny McCarroll

Dawn Meek

Sarah Mena

Paul Minassian

Neyda Moore-Whitney

Michelle Morse

Tonya Navarez

Brandon Nuñez

Thom O’Leary

Kristi Parker

Brianna Richardson

Steven Rutland

Tara Sanchez

Summer Schmitz

Jennifer Smith

Randy Sorenson

Gary Sumner

Emily Tilton

Coleen Tooley

Kerstin Treptow

Michelle Waltz

Jason Whalen

Venissa York

Employment

The strength of Coastal Christian School is found in our faculty and staff. Many of our faculty hold graduate degrees, and all faculty are continually learning and receiving up-to-date training in technology skills, curriculum development, Biblical integration, and collaborative processes. All of our faculty and staff are passionate about what they do and the families they serve.

Current Opportunities

At this time, we are seeking Elementary teachers, Secondary (Junior High and High School) teachers, and substitute teachers. If you are interested, please fill out the appropriate application and return it to the office.

Applications

(Substitute teacher applicants please fill out “Faculty Positions” form)

Questions?

ABOUT US

OUR VISION

To be the top school choice of Central Coast families where biblical education is instilled and Christian leaders are raised.

Our Mission

To partner with parents in preparing students to serve God in all of life by providing excellence in the spiritual, academic, social, and physical aspects of education.

God has made it abundantly clear: we are moving Forward in Faith!

In 1971, God laid the foundation for Coastal Christian School. Many were skeptical about the building of a Christian school in the Pismo Beach area, but the Lord had a plan…

Admissions

Tour the Campus

We’d love to show you around our beautiful Pismo Beach campus and share why we believe the CCS Experience is worth it!

Apply Online

Come be part of the Coastal Christian School experience. Open enrollment for fall 2023-24 begins February 1, 2023.

Academics

THE CCS Experience

The CCS Experience goes beyond the typical school environment. Think of it as excellent academic and physical education with some church youth group and Christian camp mixed in.

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Groups and Clubs

Expanding the CCS experience with multiple extracurricular opportunities.

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Athletics

Athletics Calendar

Find game times and locations

Band App

Mobile app for following our CIF sports.

Groups and Clubs

Expanding the CCS experience with multiple extracurricular opportunities.

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Campus Life

THE CCS Experience

The CCS Experience goes beyond the typical school environment. Think of it as excellent academic and physical education with some church youth group and Christian camp mixed in.

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2022-23 Theme

In a world that all-too-often embraces common ends and crippling darkness, we want to be spiritually noble as we  shine the light of Christ. This year, our goal is to to preserve morality by looking inwardly at our own faith, just as we seek to spread the Good News of our Savior to our neighbors around us.

Calendars

Bell Schedules

Year-at-a-Glance

Download our 2022-23 Year-at-a-Glance Calendar (PDF)

Stay Informed

Sign up for our weekly Newsletter and Event Mailing List to stay up-to-date on all-things-CCS.

Follow CCS!

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MAP/Directions

Stay Informed

Sign up for our weekly Newsletter and Event Mailing List to stay up-to-date on all-things-CCS.

Follow CCS!

Support CCS

Student Stories

Your support is making a difference!

God continues to transform lives at CCS. Here’s a peek behind the curtain to see His power in the hearts of our students:

God has made it abundantly clear: we are moving Forward in Faith!

In 1971, God laid the foundation for CCS. Many were skeptical about the building of a Christian school in the Pismo Beach area. The Lord had a plan, however, and His hand is definitely on the CCS Forward in Faith campaign!

Stay Up-to-Date!

Sign up for our weekly Newsletter and Event Mailing List to stay up-to-date on all-things-CCS.

A Christ-centered experience!

CCS Apparel

The CCS Apparel Store is currently offline. If you would like to be notified when it’s live, please leave your email address below.

Join the CCS Prayer Warriors

Each Monday at 8 AM, the CCS Prayer Warriors meets to pray for the students, the staff, and our surrounding community. We’d love to have you join us!

Can’t make it to the school Monday mornings? No worries—your prayers are so welcomed whether you’re at the school or praying from where you are (at work, at play, in a car, on a surf board, etc.). :)

Tour the CCS CAmpus!

Thank you for your interest in touring the school campus. Once you’ve submitted this form, we will contact you and schedule a tour.

Warm Regards,
Michelle Morse
Admissions and Events Director

CCS Volunteer Interest Form

Thank you for your interest in helping the school!