Grades: NS-5 | 172 students
- The mission of Briarcrest Christian School is to challenge and inspire college-bound students to know and honor Jesus Christ, seek God's truth and wisdom in all disciplines, pursue excellence and integrity in their academic, creative and athletic endeavors so that they might "grow in wisdom and stature and in favor with God and men." Luke 2:52.
- The vision of Briarcrest Christian School is that it will be the leader in inspiring young men and women to become authentic followers of Christ and in challenging them to achieve their highest academic, creative, and athletic potential.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-5|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild Learning Differences|
|Total Students||172 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 17%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$8,995|
|Tuition Notes||varies by grade|
|% on Financial Aid||
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Nancy Blaylock|
|Admissions Associate||Claire Foster|
|Total Sports Offered||11 sports|
|Sports||Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Track and FieldBallet, Baseball,
Dance, Flag Football,
Track and Field
- For forty years, Briarcrest Christian School has been recognized in the Memphis region for its unique combination of academic excellence and Christian education. Beginning at the preschool level, our commitment is to educate the total student and to help young men and women achieve full potential in all realms of life. Programs for kindergarten through Grade 8 were begun in 1973, and a program for Grades 9-12 was added in 1974. The school is dually-accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and Southern Association of Independent Schools. Briarcrest is also a member of the Association of Christian Schools International, Tennessee Association of Independent Schools, Memphis Association of Independent Schools, and the College Board. Briarcrest Christian School is a non-denominational educational institution in which conservative Christian values and morals are taught and practiced in every aspect of school life. All students attend chapel services, study the Bible, and are encouraged to develop a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Profile last updated: 10/28/2015
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