From The Heart Christian School

4949 Suitland Rd
Suitland, MD 20746-0207
     Tel: (301)899-2968
Grades: PK - 12 | 235 students
From the Heart Christian School is a private institution which has the Word of God as its spiritual foundation and the Common Core College and Career Readiness Standards as its academic grounding.   At all grade levels, instruction integrates biblical and spiritual principles taught at From the Heart Church Ministries®.  Students are also equipped with the academic tools necessary for competing both nationally and internationally in any educational venue.  All courses meet rigorous academic standards and are uniquely designed to assist students in seeing societal issues and life's challenges from God’s perspective. 

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 235 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade From The Heart Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Physics, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP World, 
Average SAT score 1550
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms are worn)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Dance, Oratorical, Orchestra, Theatre Art, Dance, Oratorical, Orchestra, Theatre,

School Notes:

Only students whose parents or legal guardians are members of  From the Heart Church Ministries are eligible to enroll in From the Heart Christian School.  The school's foundation is the Bible. Students are expected to execute spiritual and academic application during the: 1) decision making process; 2) development of a plan or sequence of steps for approaching problems; 3) use of critical thinking skills; 4) analyzing, synthesizing, and interpreting of various forms of information; and 5) investigating, researching, and drawing of conclusions from all forms of informational texts and media.

Profile last updated: 07/18/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is God's Church International Higher Learning (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is God's Church International Higher Learning (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is God's Church International Higher Learning (0.3 miles away)
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