Followers Of Jesus School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (718)235-5493
  • 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other religious school association(s)
Mid Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Religious AffiliationMennonite
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students54 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
84%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeFollowers Of Jesus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Light blue golf shirt and navy pants or skirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,850
Tuition NotesTuition assistance available to qualified families.
% on Financial Aid
65%
Admissions DirectorJames E. Gochnauer
Admissions AssociateJennifer Vasquez

Extracurriculars

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

5  7/30/2013
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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