First Baptist Christian School

  • We started in 1980 with an elementary program and in 2001 we continued to build with a Kindergarten and Junior High program and then added a Senior High program.
  • FBCS is unique we provide an affordable education. We promote academic excellence.
  • We provide a safe and caring environment. We have a very competitive Athletic Program and a high teacher to student ratio.
  • Our goal at First Baptist is To Create Successful Students for God's Glory.
  • We don't want to train any student in our school and not teach them how to be successful in life through God's perspective.

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First Baptist Christian School places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students122 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade First Baptist Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,800
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portersville
    Grades: PK-12 | 248 students
    12.4 miles
    343 E Portersville Road
    Portersville, PA 16051
    12.4 PK-12
  • Butler
    Grades: K | 17 students
    2.9 miles
    340 Whitestown Rd
    Butler, PA 16001
    2.9 K
  • Butler
    Grades: 1-12 | 22 students
    2.3 miles
    590 Protzman Rd
    Butler, PA 16002
    2.3 1-12
  • Butler
    Penn Christian Academy
    Penn Christian Academy Photo - Students learning in the new Science Lab.
    (Church of God)
    Grades: PK-6 | 212 students
    6 miles
    199 W Airport Road
    Butler, PA 16002
    6 PK-6
  • New Castle
    Grades: PK-8 | 112 students
    25.6 miles
    1701 Albert Street
    New Castle, PA 16105
    25.6 PK-8

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