Bradenton Christian School

Tel: (941)792-5454
Grades: PK-12 | 840 students
Founded in 1960, Bradenton Christian (BCS), a fully accredited independent school prepares the hearts and minds of God`s children by offering challenging academics rooted in God`s word.
BCS is an interdenominational and parentally governed school where spiritual development through daily Bible classes, prayer, and weekly chapel is considered as critical to a student`s development as Mathematics and Language Arts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Christian Schools of Florida
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Calvinist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 840 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Bradenton Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Average SAT score 1512
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Mrs. Darcy Leahy


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,

School Notes

  • Approximately 840 students throughout Manatee and Sarasota counties (transportation is available) are served.In the Preschool and Elementary Schools, academic fundamentals, theme based study, and small class sizes are the building blocks to a sound spiritual and academic foundation for our young students. Enrichment classes such as Spanish and Computer Technology start in Preschool and continue through grade 5. The Secondary School is characterized by a college preparatory curriculum including Advanced Placement and Honors classes in every discipline. This is complemented by award-winning music & art programs, championship athletics, missions, community service, media broadcast studies, drama and numerous clubs.
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