Elfers Christian School

  • Sponsored by First Baptist Church of Elfers, FL, ECS was established in 1987 as a traditional K-12 school.
  • With an average enrollment of 235 the school has an open, evangelical mission enrollment to the community at large and serves Christian families from over 45 local churches.
  • The High School offers Honor Track classes, FL Virtual School electives and College Dual Enrollment.
  • FBCE also sponsors EC-Preschool serving 1 year olds through 4 year olds with a VPK program.
  • Call our offices to set up a visit to tour the campus.
  • We would love to have you visit and find out why children "Soar like Eagles" at ECS.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 320 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Elfers Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Solid or stiped polo shirt, blue/black/khaki pants. Elementary can wear jeans.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,600
Tuition Notes $4,425 - K thru 5th $4,525 - 6th thru 8th $4,775 - 9th thru 12th
% on Financial Aid
54%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,200
Admissions Director Richard (Rick) Robertson, Jr., Principal
Admissions Associate Cindy Morelli, Admin/Guidance

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Archery, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • For intitial screening for academic eligibilty to enter a grade level, the parent must secure parent copies or school copies of the foillowing and bring them to the tour/interview or submit them with the application for consideration: A) 2 previous years of Report Cards, includes current year, B) 2 previous standardized test scores. They may be either the FCAT, SAT, ITBS, CAT or other end-of-year achievement test administered in recent years, C) copies of ANY AND ALL IEP's, ESE, GIfted or classroom accommodation requirements from previous schools. Behavioral eligibilty will be determined via interviewing the parents and student. References and contacts from previous or current school shall include teacher, guidance, principal, coaches or instructional staff.  Disciplinary records which include any suspensions or probations will be requested from the school or parents can bring copies to the Principal's interview for review and consideration. Middle and high school students are interviewed as individuals prior to acceptance.  MS/HS students are welcome to provide references from youth pastors, coaches and other social mentors.

Profile last updated: 01/11/2016

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