First Baptist Christian Academy

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  • Since 1984, First Baptist Christian Academy has been helping students achieve academic excellence, build social independence, and grow in spiritual maturity with strong Christian values.
  • We offer preschool(age 3) through 8th grade, special classes - art, music, Spanish, PE, computer lab, small class sizes, "A-Beka" Bible based curriculum, strong foundation in phonics, reading, and math, weekly chapel for all students, hot lunch program, on-campus nurse, full-time school librarian, active parent-teacher organization, summer programs and tuition assistance.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1984
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students182 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade First Baptist Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform: khaki or navy pants and polo shirt with logo; chapel days are dressier)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,160
Tuition NotesPlease inquire about tuition assistance, available through Arizona Tuition Tax Credits.
Admissions DirectorMr. Jim Carter, Principal

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Since 1984, First Baptist Christian Academy has been helping students achieve academic excellence, build social independence, and grow in spiritual maturity with strong Christian values. We offer preschool(age 3) through 8th grade, special classes - art, music, Spanish, PE, computer lab, small class sizes, "A-Beka" Bible based curriculum, strong foundation in phonics, reading, and math, weekly chapel for all students, hot lunch program, on-campus first aid specialist, full-time school librarian, active parent-teacher organization, summer programs and tuition assistance.
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