Faith Baptist Christian School

Tel: (309)347-6178
Grades: PK-12 | 111 students
For over 35 years Faith Baptist Christian School has partnered with parents in the Pekin and surrounding areas to lay the foundation for a God-centered life.
We believethat education should go beyond books and classrooms.
A well-rounded education will meet the needs of students in all four life areas; spiritual, social, academic, and physical.
FBCS offers half and whole day programs for three... and four year olds.
A phonics-based reading program helps pre-schoolers begin to read.A full-day, five-day-a-week K5 program enables students to read before leaving kindergarten.Small class size encourages personal teacher attention and maximum learning at all grade levels.Junior/Senior High electives include fine arts, drama, and interscholastic sports.FBCS is a member of the American Association of Christian Schools and the Illinois Association of Christian Schools.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 111 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Faith Baptist Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballGolf,

School Notes

  • Faith Baptist Christian School's mission is to partner with families in educating students through a Bible-centered curriculum to foster academic excellence and spiritual growth in preparation for ongoing ministry and education.
  • Our vision is to produce graduates who are:
  • *academically prepared to be successful in college or a career.
  • *dedicated to daily living based on the priniciples of God's Word.
  • *active and serving in their local churches.
  • *committed to strong Christian families and Christian education.
  • *leaders in their communities, churches, and places of employment.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Tomorrows Hope Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tomorrows Hope Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Joseph Elementary School (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pekin
    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
    0.8 miles
    246 Derby St
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Pekin
    Grades: PK-8 | 294 students
    1 miles
    300 S 6th St
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Pekin
    Good Shepherd Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 207 students
    1.5 miles
    3201 Court St
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Pekin
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    1.9 miles
    700 S Capitol Street
    Pekin, IL 61554
  • Peoria
    Christ Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 184 students
    8.4 miles
    1311 S Faraday Ave
    Peoria, IL 61605

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