First Baptist School

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  • First Baptist School was established in 1970 as a ministry of First Baptist Church.
  • The vision of our school is to meet each student's physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual needs.
  • First Baptist School, a model of Christian and academic excellence, will provide a challenging creative curriculum based on Biblical truths. Christian education goes beyond physical, intellectual and emotional development to encourage spiritual growth of students and families that leads to a lifetime walk with Christ.
  • First Baptist School is a ministry and cooperating part of First Baptist Church. "Distinctly Christian, Academically Excellent".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded1970

Student Body

Total Students160 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeFirst Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Green polo shirts with logo and khaki pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,100
Tuition NotesAbove rate is 1st-5th grades. Kinder is $4900. PS/PK rates vary depending on number of days/wk.
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Folklorico, Karate Kids

Arts and Music Programs:
Honor Choir, Recorders, Spanish

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness Clu

School Notes

  • Approved by TEA and accredited under ACTABS (Accred. Commission of TX Assoc.of Bapt. Schools), FBS also belongs to the TX Priv. Schools Association(TPSA).  Our 4th/5th graders are eligible for induction in the First Baptist Eagles' Chapter of National Elementary Honor Society(NEHS). Students experience Weekly Chapel and daily Bible Classes.  The STEM Lab offers hands-on learning.  The Accelerated Reader program promotes reading comprehension and vocabulary. Interactive technology enhances learning in each classroom and the Computer Lab.  PE and recess are daily activities. Before and aftercare is avalable.  A hot lunch may be purchased, or students may bring their own.  Classes are available for ages 2 and up, through 5th grade.
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