Faith Baptist Christian School

  • 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1976
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students85 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Faith Baptist Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
SoccerVolleyball,

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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