First Baptist Academy

7450 Memorial Woods Dr
Houston, TX 77024-0770
Tel: (713)290-2500
Grades: K-8 | 387 students
FBA is a Christian, college-prepratory school for grades infants through 8 in Houston, TX. FBA prepares students to succeed, flourish and lead - academically, physically and spiritually.
Each one of our students is well prepared for the most rigorous high school environment - and for their life within and beyond that environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 387 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade First Baptist Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Lisa Parkhill
Admissions Associate Ashley Oliver


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballFootball,
SoftballTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Awty International School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Awty International School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Awty International School (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Houston
    Grades: PK-12 | 1206 students
    0.4 miles
    7455 Awty School Ln
    Houston, TX 77055
  • Houston
    Grades: PK-12 | 1022 students
    0.4 miles
    7455 Awty School Lan
    Houston, TX 77055
  • Houston
    Grades: NS-5 | 302 students
    1 miles
    105 N Post Oak Lane
    Houston, TX 77024
  • Houston
    Kids Arena Montessori School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 82 students
    1.2 miles
    7324 Sw Frwy Ste 100
    Houston, TX 77074
  • Houston
    The Regis School Of The Sacred Heart
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 236 students
    1.4 miles
    7330 Westview Dr
    Houston, TX 77055

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $11,764 for elementary schools and $13,238 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Houston, TX is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).