First Baptist Academy

7450 Memorial Woods Dr
Houston, TX 77024-0770
     Tel: (713)290-2500
        
   
Grades: K - 8 | 486 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 486 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade First Baptist Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
% on Financial Aid 12%
Admissions Director Lisa Parkhill
Admissions Associate Ashley Oliver

Sports

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

Nearby 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)
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  • HoustonThe Awty International School
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    HoustonTX 77055
    (713)684-4850
    0.4 mi | 1206 students | Gr. PK-12                      
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    HoustonTX 77024
    (713)681-8300
    1 mi | 302 students | Gr. NS-5                      
  • HoustonKids Arena Montessori School
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    7324 Sw Frwy Ste 100
    HoustonTX 77074
    (713)777-7877
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    1.2 mi | 82 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • HoustonThe Regis School Of The Sacred Heart
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    7330 Westview Dr
    HoustonTX 77055
    (713)682-8383
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 236 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HoustonDuchesne Academy Of The Sacred Heart
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    10202 Memorial Dr
    HoustonTX 77024
    (713)468-8211
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1.7 mi | 686 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $11,764 for elementary schools and $13,144 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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