Bracken Christian School

670 Old Boerne Road,
Bulverde, TX, 78163-0781
Tel: (830)438-3211
Grades: PK - 12 | 254 students
Bracken Christian School will assist Christian families by providing an excellent education within the context of a biblical worldview, equipping students to impact their culture for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 254 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses AP, Dual Credit, Honors  
Average SAT score 1670
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition Varies by Grade
Admissions Associate Judy Engberg

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports BasketballCheeringCross CountryFootballGolf
TennisTrack and FieldVolleyball
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 30 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ACSI Math Olymics, ACSI Speech Meet, ACSI Spelling Bee, Art, Choir, Creative Team, Creative Writing, D.C. Trip, Drama, History of Europe Trip, Journalism, Missions, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Photography, Photography, Pottery, Praise Band, SALT Ministry, Spiritual Emphasis Week, Spiritual Retreats, Sr. Ski Trip/Retreat, Student Council, Summer Athletics, Summer Camps, TAPPS Academic Competition, TAPPS Fine Art Competition, Technology Applications, Weekly Chapel, Yearbook Art, Choir, Creative Team, D.C. Trip, Drama, Journalism, Missions, Newspaper, Photography, Photography, Pottery, Praise Band, SALT Ministry, Summer Camps, Weekly Chapel, Yearbook, ACSI Math Olymics,
ACSI Speech Meet,
ACSI Spelling Bee,
Creative Writing,
History of Europe Trip,
National Honor Society,
Spiritual Emphasis Week,
Spiritual Retreats,
Sr. Ski Trip/Retreat,
Student Council,
Summer Athletics,
TAPPS Academic Competition,
TAPPS Fine Art Competition,
Technology Applications,

School Notes:

    • Each year, Bracken Christian School lives out its mission to “…assist Christian families by providing an excellent education within the context of a biblical worldview, equipping students to impact their culture for Christ.” This year is no different. Our theme for the year, Loving God...Loving Each Other, is based and rooted on The greatest Commandment, Matthew 22:36-40. "Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?" And He said to him, "'You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.' This is the great and foremost commandment. The second is like it, 'You shall love your neighbor as yourself.' On these two commandments depend the whole Law and the Prophets."  This means that daily, we are to be walking, talking representatives of Christ and His incredible love for us. Our desire is that Bracken be a place in which we can foster that and live it out on a daily basis through word, deed, and thought.
    • Accredited by ACSI, Association of Christian Schools International

    Profile last updated: 02/03/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Buckner Fanning Christian School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lighthouse Christian Learning Center (3.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Buckner Fanning Christian School (9.4 miles away)
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    (210)402-6905
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School Reviews

  • Recommended July 09, 2012 - We have three children at BCS and love it! Two are in elementary and one going to middle school this year. BCS stays true to it''s Christian mission, the teachers are amazing and genuinely care for the students. The academics are challenging, discipline is consistant, and I praise God we found BCS. Best school! - Posted by Parent

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