Independent Baptist Academy

9255 Piscataway Road,
Clinton, MD, 20735-0207
     Tel: (301)856-1616
Grades: PK - 12 | 131 students
Established in 1973, Independent Baptist Academy is a ministry of Independent Baptist Church and is designed to meet the needs of Christian parents seeking a Christ-centered education for their children.
First, it is to teach our young people "how to live." The King James Bible is our standard and textbook in this area as we endeavor to build godly character by teaching our young people to be honest, hard-working, trustworthy, and obedient.
Secondly, we teach our young people "how to make a living." We strive for high academic standards and seek to provide our young people with the basic education they need by using a traditional classroom approach along with ABEKA and Bob Jones University curriculum and textbooks.
Extra-curriculum in 3rd grade through high school includes: computer classes, choir, foreign language, physical education, art, elementary intramural sports, and junior high and high school sports competing against other Christian schools of like faith and practice.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 131 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 61%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Independent Baptist Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and three button pull over)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $520
Tuition Notes There is a break down for additional children.

School Notes:

Established in 1973, Independent Baptist Academy is a ministry of Independent Baptist Church and is designed to meet the needs of Christian parents seeking a Christ-centered education for their children. First, it is to teach our young people \"how to live.\" The King James Bible is our standard and textbook in this area as we endeavor to build godly character by teaching our young people to be honest, hard-working, trustworthy, and obedient. Secondly, we teach our young people \"how to make a living.\" We strive for high academic standards and seek to provide our young people with the basic education they need by using a traditional classroom approach along with ABEKA and Bob Jones University curriculum and textbooks. Extra-curriculum in 3rd grade through high school includes: computer classes, choir, foreign language, physical education, art, elementary intramural sports, and junior high and high school sports competing against other Christian schools of like faith and practice.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Brethren Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St John The Evangelist School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John The Evangelist School (0.7 miles away)
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