First Baptist Academy System

1606 Patterson St.,
Dallas, TX, 75201-0214
Tel: (214)969-7861
First Baptist Academy is a ministry of First Baptist Church, Dallas, located in the center of beautiful downtown Dallas.
FBA has been a Christ-centered college preparatory institution of distinction since it was established in 1972.
Honoring God in every aspect of our school exemplifies the spirit of FBA and the legacy forged by decades of students, faculty, and parents.
As a Christian school, we encourage our scholars to live their lives on the great principles and convictions of biblical truth.
Our motivated and talented faculty and staff are committed to excellence and dedicated to impacting the hearts and minds of our students for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Learning Lab
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 207 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade First Baptist Academy System Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Elizabeth Gore


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cistercian Preparatory School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cistercian Preparatory School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Miss Bloomingdales Academy (1.4 miles away)
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  • Irving Cistercian Preparatory School
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    3660 Cistercian Road
    Irving , TX , 75039
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Irving
    Miss Bloomingdales Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5100 Riverside Dr
    Irving , TX , 75039
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Irving
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    1451 E Northgate Drive
    Irving , TX , 75062
    (Roman Catholic)
    2  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    Irving , TX , 75062
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