Bradenton Christian School

3304 43rd St W,
Bradenton, FL, 34209-0342
Tel: (941)792-5454
Grades: PK - 12 | 583 students
Founded in 1960, Bradenton Christian (BCS), a fully accredited independent school prepares the hearts and minds of God’s children by offering challenging academics rooted in God’s word.
BCS is an interdenominational and parentally governed school where spiritual development through daily Bible classes, prayer, and weekly chapel is considered as critical to a student’s development as Mathematics and Language Arts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools of Florida
Christian Schools International (CSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 583 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Average SAT score 1512
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Mrs. Darcy Leahy

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringFootballGolf
SoccerSoftballSwimmingTennisTrack and Field
VolleyballWrestling
BaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes:

  • Approximately 580 students throughout Manatee and Sarasota counties (transportation is available) are served.In the Preschool and Elementary Schools, academic fundamentals, theme based study, and small class sizes are the building blocks to a sound spiritual and academic foundation for our young students. Enrichment classes such as Spanish and Computer Technology start in Preschool and continue through grade 5. The Secondary School is characterized by a college preparatory curriculum including Advanced Placement and Honors classes in every discipline. This is complemented by award-winning music & art programs, championship athletics, missions, community service, media broadcast studies, drama and numerous clubs.

  • Profile last updated: 01/17/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Broach School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunshine Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph Catholic School (1 miles away)
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  • Bradenton Sunshine Academy
    (Church of God)
    2520 43rd St W
    Bradenton , FL , 34209
    (941)794-3143
    (Church of God)
    0.5  mi  |  111  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Bradenton
    St. Joseph Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2990 26th St W
    Bradenton , FL , 34205
    (941)755-2611
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Bradenton
    The Broach School
    Special Education School
    2615 26th St W
    Bradenton , FL , 34205
    (941)751-2525
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  63  students  |  Gr.  2-12
  • Bradenton
    Center Academy High - Bradenton
    Special Education School
    2611 26th St W
    Bradenton , FL , 34205
    (941)739-8498
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Bradenton
    Radebach School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2425 38th Avenue W
    Bradenton , FL , 34205
    (941)752-1715
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.1  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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