Bethesda Christian School exists to provide excellent academic instruction that is consistent with Biblical truth and which honors the name of Christ. Bethesda Christian School will seek to exemplify the following core values: Biblical truth, academic excellence, sound stewardship, committed faculty, parental partnership, and student opportunities. It is our prayer that our students graduate from BCS with the following foundational desired outcomes--the Portrait of a BCS Graduate: To fear and respect God; to practice a strong work ethic coupled with an eternal perspective; to embark upon and seek to continue a rigorous intellectual path, understanding the importance of developing the mind, and to embrace the creative nature of God.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 392 students
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Bethesda Christian Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1965

Student Body

Total Students
392 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Bethesda Christian Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
21 students
Number of AP Courses
9 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP European History, AP Literature, AP Music Theory, AP Spanish, AP US History, Dual Credit
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(http://www.bethesdaschools.org/editoruploads/files/Admissions/Standardized%20Dress%20Policy%202014-2015.pdf)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Discounts for multiple children Bethesda participates in the Indiana Choice Scholarship (voucher) program. Bethesda participates in the Indiana tax credit scholarship program. Full time pastor/missionary discount.
Admissions Director
Joanna Bradley
Admissions Associate
Joanna Bradley

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Theatre

School Notes

  • The first step in our admissions process is to schedule an orientation and tour with our admissions counselor.  Please allow 1 to 1 1/2 hours. 
Profile last updated: 09/07/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked IN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 392 students
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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