Pen Bay Christian School

1 Waldo Avenue
Rockland, ME 04841-0484
Tel: (207)596-6460
Grades: PK-8 | 62 students
Pen Bay Christian School is a 501c(3) non-profit private school owned and operated by Littlefield Memorial Baptist Church.
It was established in 1975 and now serves approximately 70 students in the Pre-School through K-8 programs.
Students are primarily from the mid-coast region; a majority attending from the RSU 13 and RSU 40 area.
PBCS is a Maine state-approved school, and is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Pen Bay Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Formal Dress on Chapel Day)

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Preschool Tuition - $1300- $1,750 Kindergarten - $2,200 Grades 1 through 8 - $3,200
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ken Anderson


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports SoccerSoccer


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arts & Crafts, Ice Skating, Music - Instrumental, Music - Vocal, Physical Education Arts & Crafts, Ice Skating, Music - Vocal, Music - Instrumental,
Physical Education,

School Notes:

Our Mission and Purpose:

  • to train and nurture students in a loving and caring environment committed to high standards

  • to encourage them in the development of their God-given gifts and abilities, spiritually, academically, socially and physically

  • to equip them to live fulfilling lives of service to God and their neighbor

  • to support parents in their God-given responsibility to educate their children

Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.” Proverbs 22:6

Profile last updated: 11/18/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Watershed School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riley School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Riley School (1.2 miles away)
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