First Baptist School

Tel: (843)722-6646
Grades: PK - 12 | 488 students
First Baptist Church School's mission is academic excellence with a Christian perspective.
The purpose of First Baptist Church School is to provide a premier Christian education, preparing students for academic sucess with a strong spiritual foundation.
Our school is fully accredited and has a long tradition of helping students achieve their highest potential.
Academic excellence is our standard, but not the only standard for our student.
Rather than a secular perspective, our school offers a clearly Christian world view.
We encourage the discovery of Biblical truths so that students can learn about God's purpose for their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 488 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade First Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Debbie Maack
Admissions Associate Beverly Rawls

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ashley Hall School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charleston Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Charleston Catholic School (1 miles away)
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  • Charleston
    Grades: 1-8 | 211 students
    0.4 miles
    15 Archdale St
    Charleston, SC 29401
    (843)377-0315
    0.41-8
    211
  • Charleston
    Grades: PK-8 | 170 students
    1 miles
    888-A King St
    Charleston, SC 29403
    (843)577-4495
    1PK-8
    170
  • Charleston
    Grades: 1-8 | 335 students
    1.1 miles
    56 Halsey Blvd
    Charleston, SC 29401
    (843)723-0664
    1.11-8
    335
  • Charleston
    Grades: NS-12 | 596 students
    1.3 miles
    172 Rutledge Avenue
    Charleston, SC 29403
    (843)722-4088
    1.3NS-12
    596
  • Charleston
    Calvary Episcopal Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-KG | 35 students
    1.7 miles
    106 Line St
    Charleston, SC 29403
    (843)577-6721
    1.7PK-KG
    35

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