First Baptist Christian Academy

The purpose of First Baptist Christian is to teach the Good News of Jesus Christ to the next generation and equip them academically to serve Him.
It is the goal of the FBCA staff to provide a quality, accelerated, academic education to every student from three year old in pre-school through twelve year old in sixth grade.
Daily, through formal and informal methods, students are encouraged to come to know Jesus Christ, as revealed through His Word, prayer and fellowship with Christian teachers and students.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 291 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,200
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

First Baptist Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
1964

Student Body

Total Students
291 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
First Baptist Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size
13 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
K5 = $5200/yr multi student discount; please call for preschool/prekindergarten rates - there are 2 day, 3 day and 5 day rates
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
My son has been going to this school since pre-k. He is now in 6th grade. This school is 100% the best ! I have no complaints thru all of the years we have here. I recommend this school to anyone.
- Posted by
5  
Christ centered, advanced curriculum, small class sizes, many extra curricular, expanding to 7th grade in 2012-2013, excellent faclities and convenient location, very affordable. I have sent all my children there and am very satisfied. Highly recommended!
- Posted by

Endorse First Baptist Christian Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

Understanding Private School Tuition
Understanding Private School Tuition
We look at why tuition costs vary so widely from school to school.
Books About Private School
Books About Private School
What's private school really like? Find out from people who have been there.
You Won't Find....
You Won't Find....
You won't find several things in private schools which you will find in public schools.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 291 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,200
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in St. Charles County, MO is $6,840 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in St. Charles County, MO is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Quick Links