Forcey Christian School

  • Forcey Christian School is all about helping students reach their full potential academically, socially, and spiritually. It is a diverse community of learners characterized by love of God and people. It provides a rigorous but fun learning environment for students age 3 through 8th grade.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1977

Student Body

Total Students524 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
82%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Forcey Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
5%

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess, Engineering, Robotics, Spanish, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir

School Notes

  • We believe there is not a better educational value in the area.  At FCS, students are challenged to achieve to the best of their ability.  They are engaged by professional, loving staff to think and explore.  Because Forcey is fully accredited by both the Association of Christian Schools International and the Middle States Association, we have undergone a thorough review of our program to capitalize on its strengths and eliminate its weaknesses.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Silver Spring
    Grades: NS-12 | 283 students
    4.1 miles
    13500 Layhill Road
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301) 576-2800
    4.1 NS-12
    283
  • Laurel
    Grades: PK-8 | 150 students
    7.2 miles
    15002 First Baptist Ln
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (301) 490-1076
    7.2 PK-8
    150
  • Silver Spring
    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
    1.5 miles
    12319 New Hampshire Ave
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 622-3076
    1.5 PK-8
    255
  • College Park
    Grades: NS-8 | 201 students
    4.8 miles
    4720 Cherokee Street
    College Park, MD 20740
    (301) 474-1561
    4.8 NS-8
    201
  • Olney
    Grades: NS-12 | 296 students
    6.7 miles
    16227 Batchellors Forest Road
    Olney, MD 20832
    (240) 390-0429
    6.7 NS-12
    296

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The average private school tuition in Silver Spring, MD is $9,437 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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