First Southern Christian School

  • First Southern Christian School was established to provide an academically excellent Christian education for boys and girls in our area.
  • We emphasize the importance of faith in God and His revealed Word, the Bible and we challenge students to reach their full potential, academically.
  • We define Christian education as spiritual training which encourages spiritual growth as it is described in the Bible.
  • Our courses are taught in a Christian environment, with emphasis on the Christian view of God and the world.
  • We share God's plan for redemption with our young men and women, and prepare them for lives of effective Christian service. Our teachers are born-again Christians who are well qualified academically and also spiritually mature.
  • They are role models as well as instructors and are sensitive to the values taught in our churches and in Christian homes, and they work hard to encourage spiritual development in the students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1981

Student Body

Total Students75 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 32%
Students by GradeFirst Southern Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniforms: Khaki pants & polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,750
Tuition NotesPreschool = $2850 Kindergarten = $4250
% on Financial Aid
33%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Admissions DirectorCarolyn Burger

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Animal Adventure Class, Band, Karate, Keyboard Band, Karate, Keyboard, Animal Adventure Class,

School Notes

  • When you enroll your child or children at First Southern Christian School, you are joining our family. We are a very loving and family-oriented school. Not only will your child develop friendships but you, as a parent, will also. When you leave your child at the school for the day, you can be assured that he/she will be nurtured, loved and safe all while learning the necessary skills to become the man or woman God has called them to be.

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