Beaches Chapel School

  • Beaches Chapel School is an accredited member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Florida League of Christian Schools, as well as the Association of Christian Teachers and Schools.
  • BCS falls under the authority and spiritual leadership of Beaches Chapel Church.
  • The school was founded in 1974 as a full-Gospel, non-denominational school and was born out of a desire to supplement church foundations and family life with educational principles.
  • Its purpose is to be a part of the ministry of the Church and to serve as an evangelistic example to the community. The Beaches Chapel student can successfully move toward a goal in life both academically and spiritually.
  • The school is "open to all students, with no restrictions on race, creed, color, or national origin." The school emphasizes foundational education and utilizes the ABeka and Bob Jones curriculums with other supplemental curriculum materials.
  • Beaches Chapel School is an "Apple One to One Wireless Campus".
  • Our High School students bring their own MAC or iPad while our lower school access computers from a traveling computer lab.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
International League of Christian Schools (ILCS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1974

Student Body

Total Students236 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 41%
Students by GradeBeaches Chapel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School Uniform, Khaki pants, Plaid skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,254
Tuition Notes6th-12th = $6,033 1st-5th = $5,254 Kindergarten = $4,845Can be paid in installments, credit card and paypal
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJane Wilcox

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Dance, Guitar, Karate, Math Club, Pep Club, Piano, Praise and Worship Club, Spanish Club, Student Council, Technology Club, WBCS-TV Clu
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