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 Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Other religious school association(s)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||111 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students 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, VolleyballBasketball, Golf,
- 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:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
SteelevilleGrades: PK-8 | 146 students
504 N James St
Steeleville, IL 62288
PinckneyvilleGrades: PK-8 | 166 students
210 N Gordon St
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
ChesterGrades: PK-8 | 178 students
302 W Holmes St
Chester, IL 62233
ChesterGrades: PK-8 | 106 students
835 Swanwick St
Chester, IL 62233
JacobGrades: PK-8 | 45 students
146 W Jacob Rd
Jacob, IL 62950
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