First Baptist Church School

First Baptist Church School is dedicated to providing a Christ-centered environment with an emphasis on academic excellence, missions, and discipleship.
In order to accomplish this mission FBCS provides professional instruction in an obviously Christian environment from a distinctively Christian perspective. First Baptist Church School is dedicated to excellence in academics and to providing a lovingly structured Christian environment. Believing that we have the responsibility of giving the children entrusted to us the best possible education, we use established curriculums based on traditional academic standards, with strengths in phonics, reading, math, and language.
Standardized tests administered each spring kindergarten through elementary grades illustrate the consistent success of this tried & true curriculum.
The skills, habits, and values formed in these early years of schooling are essential to future academic achievement.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1977

Student Body

Total Students201 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade First Baptist Church School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions Associate Kelley Sikes

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Host of Private School UIL

School Notes

  • First Baptist Church School is dedicated to providing a Christ-centered environment with an emphasis on academic excellence, missions, and discipleship. In order to accomplish this mission FBCS provides professional instruction in an obviously Christian environment from a distinctively Christian perspective. First Baptist Church School is dedicated to excellence in academics and to providing a lovingly structured Christian environment. Believing that we have the responsibility of giving the children entrusted to us the best possible education, we use established curriculums based on traditional academic standards, with strengths in phonics, reading, math, and language. Standardized tests administered each spring kindergarten through elementary grades illustrate the consistent success of this tried & true curriculum. The skills, habits, and values formed in these early years of schooling are essential to future academic achievement.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to First Baptist Church School is Grace Lutheran School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is St. Pauls Christian Day School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brenham
    St. Pauls Christian Day School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-6 | 196 students
    0.6 miles
    305 W Third St
    Brenham, TX 77833
    (979) 836-1145
    0.6 PK-6
    196
  • Brenham
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-10 | 96 students
    1.1 miles
    1212 W Jefferson St
    Brenham, TX 77833
    (979) 836-2030
    1.1 PK-10
    96
  • Brenham
    Grades: NS-12 | 104 students
    1.8 miles
    2111 S Blue Bell Rd
    Brenham, TX 77833
    (979) 830-0991
    1.8 NS-12
    104
  • Bellville
    Grades: PK-12 | 209 students
    8.8 miles
    12177 Hwy. 36
    Bellville, TX 77418
    (979) 865-1811
    8.8 PK-12
    209
  • Bellville
    St. Marys Episcopal Day School
    Alternative School (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-K | 91 students
    17.2 miles
    24 N Masonic St
    Bellville, TX 77418
    (979) 865-5551
    17.2 PK-K
    91

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