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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students291 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade First Baptist Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size13 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,200
Tuition NotesK5 = $5200/yr multi student discount; please call for preschool/prekindergarten rates - there are 2 day, 3 day and 5 day rates
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Peters
    Grades: PK-12 | 138 students
    2.2 miles
    900 Birdie Hills Rd
    Saint Peters, MO 63376
    (636) 240-7775
    2.2 PK-12
  • O Fallon
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    Grades: NS-6 | 66 students
    127.4 miles
    7267 Highway N
    O Fallon, MO 63368
    (636) 978-4440
    127.4 NS-6
  • Saint Charles
    Grades: K-5 | 96 students
    5.3 miles
    4075 S. Highway 94
    Saint Charles, MO 63304
    (636) 926-0042
    5.3 K-5

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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.
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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!
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The average private school tuition in Missouri is $8,183 for elementary schools and $12,242 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Missouri is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).