Followers Of Jesus School

Followers Of Jesus School is a multi-cultural school with a multi-ethnic faculty.
While 3/4 of the students have a Caribbean or Latin American heritage, the most accurate description is that most of our kids are multi-ethnic.
Students also come from a variety of economic and social backgrounds.
This diversity is one of the strengths of FJS as students learn to appreciate and affirm each other as the unique individuals God has made them to be.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: 1-12
  • Students: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,850
  • Average class size: 5 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
41 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Followers Of Jesus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
5 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Light blue golf shirt and navy pants or skirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition assistance available to qualified families.
% on Financial Aid
65%
Admissions Director
James E. Gochnauer
Admissions Associate
Jennifer Vasquez

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
MACSA Bible Quizzing, School Newspaper, Student Council officer

School Notes

  • Followers Of Jesus School is a multi-cultural school with a multi-ethnic faculty. While 3/4 of the students have a Caribbean or Latin American heritage, the most accurate description is that most of our kids are multi-ethnic. Students also come from a variety of economic and social backgrounds. This diversity is one of the strengths of FJS as students learn to appreciate and affirm each other as the unique individuals God has made them to be.
  • Students at FJS earn a Local School Regents or NYS Regents diploma which is accepted at CUNY and SUNY schools. Graduates currently attend Buffalo College, Buffalo University, and NYU Polytech, as well as other CUNY colleges and technical schools.

School Reviews

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My kids came from public school not doing well and now 2 are on the honor roll, one is still giving problems but the teachers work with him and stays after school with him. My last daughter is also about to attend in September 2013.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: 1-12
  • Students: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,850
  • Average class size: 5 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Brooklyn, NY is $22,155 for elementary schools and $23,209 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Brooklyn, NY is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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