For over 35 years Faith Baptist Christian School has partnered with parents in the Pekin and surrounding areas to lay the foundation for a God-centered life.
We believethat education should go beyond books and classrooms. A well-rounded education will meet the needs of students in all four life areas; spiritual, social, academic, and physical.
FBCS offers half and whole day programs for three... and four year olds.
A phonics-based reading program helps pre-schoolers begin to read.A full-day, five-day-a-week K5 program enables students to read before leaving kindergarten.Small class size encourages personal teacher attention and maximum learning at all grade levels.Junior/Senior High electives include fine arts, drama, and interscholastic sports.FBCS is a member of the American Association of Christian Schools and the Illinois Association of Christian Schools.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 85 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1976
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
85 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Faith Baptist Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • Faith Baptist Christian School's mission is to partner with families in educating students through a Bible-centered curriculum to foster academic excellence and spiritual growth in preparation for ongoing ministry and education.
  • Our vision is to produce graduates who are:
  • *academically prepared to be successful in college or a career.
  • *dedicated to daily living based on the priniciples of God's Word.
  • *active and serving in their local churches.
  • *committed to strong Christian families and Christian education.
  • *leaders in their communities, churches, and places of employment.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 85 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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