East Bay Christian School

10102 Old Big Bend Road
Riverview, FL 33578
Tel: (813)677-5236
Grades: PK - 12 | 74 students
EBCS is a ministry of First Baptist Church of East Bay - Membership is not a requirement for the preschool and elementary, but enrollment for the junior and senior high students are restricted. We use Abeka Christian curriculum, as well as the King James 1611 Bible for all classes.
We strive to educate students in all areas of their life.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 74 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade East Bay Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School polo shirts, girls skirts, boys khaki pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes Preschool - K5 $115-140.00 weekly 1-12 $4440.00 plus registration & book fees. Discounts for multiple children
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sheila Myers
Admissions Associate Amanda DuBois

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tropical Acres Christian Academy (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverview Montessori School (3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tropical Acres Christian Academy (3.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverview
    Grades: K-3 | 120 students
    3 miles
    11520 Ramble Creek Dr
    Riverview, FL 33569
    (813)741-3300
    3K-3
    120
  • Gibsonton
    Grades: KG-2 | 46 students
    3 miles
    Po Box 65
    Gibsonton, FL 33534
    (813)677-1301
    3KG-2
    46
  • Riverview
    Grades: PK-12 | 39 students
    3.6 miles
    12107 Rhodine Rd
    Riverview, FL 33579
    (813)677-8036
    3.6PK-12
    39
  • Riverview
    Grades: PK-8 | 294 students
    5.4 miles
    10424 Saint Stephen Circle
    Riverview, FL 33569
    (813)741-9203
    5.4PK-8
    294
  • Riverview
    Center Academy - Riverview
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 94 students
    5.6 miles
    10518 Riverview Dr
    Riverview, FL 33578
    (813)677-7777
    5.64-12
    94

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