Arcadia First Baptist Christian School

     Tel: (409)925-2825
Grades: PK - 8 | 270 students
The Bible teaches us that all learning, knowledge, and wisdom begins with a holy reverence for God (Proverbs 9:10).  As we reverence God, we begin to learn about God's creation around us and His plan for our lives.  God created us to be learners.  The Bible encourages us to always be learning and growing in our knowledge and wisdom.  The Arcadia First Baptist Christian School seeks to advance learning, knowledge, and wisdom as we instill Christian values and academic excellence into the lives of our students.  What a great joy it is for us here at AFBCS to seek to present Jesus Christ to students so that they may be drawn to Him through ministry, discipleship, and education and to encourage them through fellowship in Christ.  We take this responsibility very seriously and look forward to what God is going to do through us and with us to advance His kingdom through the Arcadia First Baptist Christian School.  Dr.
Rick Smith, Senior Pastor, Administrator/Principal

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 2012

Student Body

Total Students 270 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Arcadia First Baptist Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 7 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500
Tuition Notes Tuition is broken down into 12 payments of $375 per month, beginning June 1 and ending May 1
% on Financial Aid 3%
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Beanland

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Cheerleading, Piano Lessons, Voice Lessons Cheerleading, Piano Lessons, Voice Lessons, 

School Notes:

We have certified teachers for K and up. AFBCS is adding a grade each year up through the 12th grade.  We also offer volleyball, basketball, cheer, band, and vocal competition prep.  We currently offer voice lessons and piano lessons after school.   

Profile last updated: 08/24/2014

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