Grades: PK - 12 | 224 students
Accredited by the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS). Since 1966, FBCS continues to partner with Christ-centered families to educate students in grades K4-12.
FBCS offers all day Kindergarten for 4 and 5 year olds either 3 days or 5 days per week.
FBCS also offers excellence in a traditional, college-prep, academic, Bible and fine arts education.
Programs include choir, band, handbells, creative arts, higher math and science, foreign language, and computer skills.
ESL and PSEO options available. Major Sports include soccer, volleyball, and basketball.
Minor sports include track and baseball. Member of MACS & AACS.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||mild learning differences, ESL|
|Total Students||224 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||10%
State avg.: 19%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||23%|
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Average ACT score||24|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(Business Casual - Dress standards listed on website)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$5,700|
|Tuition Notes||K4 & K5 $3900-$4700 (Full-day 3 or 5 day option); Elementary (Gr. 1-6) $4700; Jr. Hi (Gr. 7-8) $5500; Sr. Hi (Gr. 9-12) $5700|
|Admissions Director||Alan Hodak|
|Admissions Associate||Mary Wickham|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Soccer, Track and Field,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
MinneapolisGrades: PK | 24 students
12325 Highway 55
Minneapolis, MN 55441
WayzataGrades: PK-KG | 68 students
15300 Wayzata Blvd
Wayzata, MN 55391
2855 Glacier Lane, Suite 200
Plymouth, MN 55447
MinneapolisGrades: NS-K | 64 students
3021 Harbor Ln N Ste 110
Minneapolis, MN 55447
PlymouthGrades: 9-12 | 160 students
3350 Harbor Ln
Plymouth, MN 55447
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