Southside Christian School (SCS) located in Clayton, NC currently serves over 230 families with over 335 students K4-Grade 12.
SCS is a college-preparatory school offering a number of honors courses in our high school program.
In addition to a rigorous, college-preparatory academic program with a Biblical worldview, SCS has a vibrant athletic program with middle and high school athletic teams for both boys and girls.
- SCS is an independent Christian school that serves Christian families for the education of their children.
- SCS is a Discipleship School – each family who enrolls a student is Christian by faith and is active in a local Bible-believing church
Accreditations & Associations
Southside Christian School is fully accredited through the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and Cognia.
SCS is affiliated with the National Honor Society.
SCS athletic teams are members of the NCISAA and Mid-Carolina Conference.
Mrs. Jenene Davis, Head of School
Mrs. Jenene Davis holds a Bachelor of Science in Religious Education from Faith Theological Seminary and a Master of Education in Administration and Supervision from Liberty University.
Mrs. Davis joined the team at Southside Christian School in 2006. Throughout her years of service, Mrs. Davis has been steadfast in her love for the ministry of SCS.
You can reach Mrs. Davis by email at Mrs. Davis — Head of School
Mr. Chris Dentel, Upper School Principal
Mr. Chris Dentel serves as the Upper School Principal. Mr. Dentel has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in History from Toccoa Falls College, a Master of Education in Teaching and Learning from Liberty University, and a M.B.A. from the University of Mississippi. He has been working in education since the 2004-05 school year and has filled different roles in schools in North Carolina and Qingdao, China.
You can reach Mr. Dentel at: Chris Dentel — Upper School Principal
Mrs. Leah Hess, Elementary Principal
Mrs. Leah Hess serves as the Elementary School Principal. She received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Shippensburg University and her Master of Education from Grand Canyon University. Mrs. Hess served at her previous school for eight years during which time she was promoted every few years until she began serving as Head of School.
Mrs. Hess may be reached at: Leah Hess – Elementary School Principal
Southside Christian School is located on two campuses in Clayton, NC.
Are you looking for a dynamic work environment in which to share the love of Christ with your colleagues and students? SCS is experiencing a high level of interest by families seeking a Christ-centered education. We are always eager to meet like-minded educators with a desire to share their faith and provide an excellent education.
If you are looking for a vibrant community in which to serve, the first step is to email a cover letter and resume to Cherie Settle, SCS HR Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to connecting with you to find a position that is suitable for your education and experience.
Projected Openings for the 2022-2023 School Year:
- Elementary Teachers
- Middle School Science Teacher
- Middle School English Teacher
- After School Care Providers
- Before School Care Providers
- Janitorial/Maintenance Crew