Fredericksburg Christian School
5.00 (6 reviews)
- Fredericksburg Christian Schools (FCS) is an evangelical, non-denominational school, dedicated to a strong academic program with Christian character and Biblical truths integrated into every area in order that students develop a lifelong Christian worldview.
- FCS has two campuses, Upper School (grades 6th-12th) located in Spotsylvania County and the Lower School (grades PK3-5th) located in the city of Fredericksburg.
- For over three decades at FCS, we have been producing skilled, intelligent, honest, sensitive leaders.
- God has placed in our hands the tools of excellent college-preparatory academics; instructors and mentors who are both capable and dedicated; an environment from which to unashamedly and powerfully proclaim the Truth; facilities that enable us to offer outstanding educational, fine arts, and athletic opportunities; and a strong commitment to growing world-class, culture-changing leaders.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||850 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 26%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||110 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Number of AP Courses||13 courses|
|Advanced Courses||Art History, Biology, Calculus AB & BC, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Government and Politics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Studio ART 2D Design, U.S. History, World History,|
|Average SAT score||1130|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
(Casual Grades 9th through12th)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Suzie Medina|
|Admissions Associate||Brian King|
|Total Sports Offered||11 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Cheering, Cross Country,
Field Hockey, Football,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Art Club, Care for Cancer Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Interact Club, International Club, Literary Club, National Honor Society, Radio Club, Student Council Art Club, Interact Club, Literary Club, Radio Club, Care for Cancer Club,|
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
National Honor Society,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- FredericksburgGrades: NS-12
10800 Academy Drive
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
- FredericksburgGrades: PK-12 | 337 students
4105 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
- FredericksburgGrades: NS-12 | 79 students
10713 Tidewater Trl
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
- FredericksburgGrades: PK-8 | 46 students
Po Box 5568
Fredericksburg, VA 22403
- FredericksburgGrades: PK-8 | 210 students
9151 Elys Ford Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
All four of my children have gone to FCS since they were in Preschool so we have been at FCS for the last 8 years. We have always been extremely pleased with the teachers and the academics at FCS. There is a strong support system and the teachers and administration really care about the students. LOVE FCS!
- Posted by Parent - Emily
We love FCS! We started looking at schools for Kindergarten a couple of years out, and knew after visiting FCS that it was the place for us. We were particularly impressed with the way teachers and staff maintained control of the classroom while also providing a warm, friendly, and fun environment for learning. We enrolled our son in Kindergarten and have been with the school ever since. FCS provides a solid academic program built on a firm biblical worldview, and the dedicated, highly-qualified faculty and staff are committed to Christian education. While it is large enough to offer a wide variety of classes and activities, FCS is small enough that teachers and coaches know their students individually, and every student is encouraged to grow academically, physically, and spiritually.Over the years, we have occasionally heard the criticism that Christian school shelters kids from the "real world," but I would counter that one of the main reasons we chose FCS is to help equip our son to make an positive impact on the world as a godly man. As he heads into his junior year, we are confident FCS has helped to prepare him to meet the challenges of the world with conviction and compassion.
- Posted by Parent - Tamra
FCS has been a great school for my 2 elementary school children. I have seen them learn, grow, and flourish! The staff are all so loving and nurturing, my kids really feel at home at FCS! I really can't say enough good things about the school!
- Posted by Parent - sftay
My daughter has gone to Fredericksburg Christian since preschool. She was very shy and was difficult to get her to come out of her shell. A year ago she was the flower girl for a wedding with a 150 people. My daughter threw flowers in the air while walking down the aisle and was a joy. She stood infront of everyone didn't move and followed instructions from the minister. People couldn't believe the difference in our daughter that wouldn't come out from behind our legs now is an outgoing 2nd grader. Fredericksburg Christian has also exceeded our expectations in our daughter's learning. I speak to other parents and our daughter is doing more spelling, reading, math, phonetics and sentence structure than her friends and family members of the same age. WE love the school and will continue to send her there through high school.
- Posted by Parent - Alice
We love FCS! This is our 4th year at the school. We have a 3rd grader and a Pre-K 4 student. Everyone from the administration to the bus drivers has the heart of every student as their number one priority. In addition to an amazing education, starting in Pre-K3, they teach the importance of manners, obedience and self-control. They continue these lessons throughout the child's education. I love sending my children to a school where the teachers genuinely care about them! There is no other school in the area quite like FCS!
- Posted by Parent - karen
Our child has been at FCS for 13 years (starting in Pre-K), and it has been such a blessing to partner with such a loving and dedicated faculty, staff and administration. It makes our jobs as parents so much easier when there is consistency with the teaching that they are receiving at school and what we are trying to accomplish at home. The quality of our educational experience has been excellent, as well as high quality athletics and social/ministry opportunities. We are confident that our child will be more than prepared for the next level of education as well as adulthood, and a large part of the credit belongs to FCS.
- Posted by Parent - ibidj
October 18, 2017
The Seattle area is home to many fine private schools as well as to major companies such as Microsoft, Boeing and Starbucks.
September 30, 2017
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
September 29, 2017
Parents have many reasons for deciding to take their children out of public school and enrolling them in private school. This circumstance is something which can happen at any stage of your child's education.