Ruskin Christian School

820 College Avenue W
Ruskin, FL 33570-0335
Tel: (813)645-6441
Grades: PK-12 | 210 students
Fun times together during our annual RCS Spirit Week
Fun times together during our annual RCS Spirit Week
RCS, a ministry of First Baptist Church, exists to teach biblical values in a Christ-centered environment and to assist the home and church in their endeavor to "Train up a child in the way he should go..." by providing each student with the opportunity for academic achievement, spiritual growth, and social development.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported limited to speech and language
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 210 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Ruskin Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Preschool - $110-132.50 weekly K5-12 $4700.00 plus registration fee Discounts for multiple children
Admissions Director Tim Vanderveer


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,

School Notes:

  • Voted the "BEST" in 2011, 2012,2013, and 2014  Private School in the South Shore Community.  

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Bay Christian School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Baptist Christian School (8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is East Bay Christian School (8.4 miles away)
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