First Baptist Academy

1606 Patterson,
Dallas, TX, 75201-0752
Tel: (214)969-7861
First Baptist Academy offers a Christ-centered, college preparatory education for students in grades PK-12.
Our location in Downtown Dallas offers access to the arts district and the Downtown community.
FBA equips students for lives of service and personal fulfillment.
Since 1972, FBA has provided an academically rigorous curriculum, strong arts program, and a competitive middle and upper school athletic program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Instruction offered for 10% of our students with mild to moderate differences
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 29%
State avg.: 34%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 27%
Average SAT score 1128
Average ACT score 23

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $9,050 to $13,015 depending on the grade.
Admissions Director Elizabeth Gore

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringFootballGolf
SoccerSoftballSwimmingTennisTrack and Field
VolleyballWrestling
BaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes:

    • Christ-centered
    • Diverse Student Population
    • Rigorous Academics
    • Strong Fine Arts Program
    • Competitive Sports Program 
    • Nuturing Environment

    Profile last updated: 11/08/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is 4240 Sigma (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is 4240 Sigma (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Southern Baptist Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • Dallas 4240 Sigma    
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    Dallas , TX , 75244
    (972)404-1616
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    0.3  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  K-12
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    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    207 S Houston Street, Suite 130C
    Dallas , TX , 75202
    (214)748-1894
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    0.6  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
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    Notre Dame School
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    2018 Allen St
    Dallas , TX , 75204
    (214)720-3911
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
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  • Dallas
    The Southern Baptist Academy
    (Christian)
    2633 Mckinney Ave # 130-107
    Dallas , TX , 75204
    (800)607-1107
    (Christian)
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    2815 S Ervay St
    Dallas , TX , 75215
    (214)426-3282
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    1.9  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  11-12

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