Bethesda Christian School

4700 North Beach Street
Fort Worth, TX 76137-0761
     Tel: (817)281-6446
   
Grades: K - 12 | 398 students
Bethesda Christian School is a Christian college preparatory elementary, middle and high school with strong character training.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 398 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Bethesda Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 39%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics, Concurrent College Statistics, Concurrent U.S. History, Honors Anatomy & Physiology, Honors French III & IV, Honors History, Honors Latin, Honors Spanish III, Pre AP Algebra I, Pre AP Biology, Pre AP Chemistry, Pre AP English, Pre AP World History, Pre-AP Algebra II, Pre-AP Geometry  
Average SAT score 1855
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Collared shirts, jeans. Preferred Dress option for exam exemption is available)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,750
Tuition Notes Annual Payment Plan/ Application Fee $300 1/2 day Kindergarten $4150 Full day kindergarten $6750 Grades 1thru5 $7150 Grades 6thru8 $7350 Grades 9thru12 $7750
Admissions Associate Jen Roberts

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Anatomy & Physiology Club, Band, Chemistry Club, Chess Club, Choir, Debate Club, Drama, F.I.R.S.T. Robotics, Green Team, Middle and High school Student Council, Mission Trips, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Newspaper, Performing Arts, Runner's Club, Six Wings Mission Team, Student Leadership University, TAPPS Competitive Academic Teams, Yearbook Band, Chemistry Club, Chess Club, Choir, Debate Club, Drama, Green Team, Mission Trips, Newspaper, Runner's Club, Yearbook, Anatomy & Physiology Club,
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics,
Middle and High school Student Council,
National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
Performing Arts,
Six Wings Mission Team,
Student Leadership University,
TAPPS Competitive Academic Teams,

School Notes:

Bethesda Christian School is a college preparatory school in Fort Worth, Texas. As a Christian private elementary, middle and high school, Bethesda’s Christ-centered programs equip students in achieving excellence in academics, athletics, fine arts and service in the community while consistently building and cultivating strong character. Beginning in our rigorous kindergarten program, our students are empowered to exceed expectations both in the classroom and in every aspect of their lives. Purposeful character development, advanced academic curriculum, and award-winning athletics and fine arts experiences equip students for college and beyond. Students of BCS are well-rounded, prepared young adults who have a heart to serve the Lord and who will find fulfillment in accomplishing God’s purpose for their lives. BCS is an evangelical and interdenominational school with selective admissions serving students in the Keller, Saginaw, Hurst, Haslet, Bedford, Euless, Arlington, Fort Worth and other surrounding Tarrant county areas for over 30 years. BCS started in 1980 and is led by Vicki Vaughn, who was selected by the National Association of Elementary School Principals as a 2010 National Distinguished Principal.

Profile last updated: 02/10/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Glenview Christian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenview Christian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Harvest Christian Academy (2.9 miles away)
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  • Fort WorthHarvest Christian Academy
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