Great Hope Baptist School

Great Hope Baptist School serves 84 students in grades Prekindergarten-12, is a member of the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS) and the Other religious school association(s).
The student:teacher of Great Hope Baptist School is 6:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Baptist.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 84 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
NILD
Year Founded
1969

Student Body

Total Students
84 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Great Hope Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
8 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
European History, Language and Composition, Literature and Composition, US Government & Politics, US History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Khaki pants/khaki & jean skirts & polos)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition costs range from 2950 to 3950 depending upon student's grade
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Christoper Farley
Admissions Associate
Kristen Hader

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Bible Quizzing, Choir, Concert Band, Student Council

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
This school and it teachers have really helped my daughter grow physically as well as spiritually. She had a rough start in Preschool because of her separation anxiety, but they continued to work with us and she just graduated K5 this year at GHBS. We love the teachers and the small class size. My daughter has learned so much and they keep pushing her to learn more. I also love that they foster my daughters relationship with the Lord. She has grown so much. I highly recommend this school!
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5  
My son attended his 10th thru 12th grades there. Excellent teaching staff. Excellent in developing skills & talents of my son. Really trained & led my son to what the Lord may have for him next. AS I see my son ready to start college this fall we were really Blessed thru his time spent BHBS.
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5  
If you are looking for a school where your children can get an education with a Biblical worldview...this is it. The classes are small, which allows the teachers to not only teach, but also minister to the needs of your children and your family. The students are very well rounded, with opportunities to participate in fine art activities (choirs, bands, speeches, arts), Bible quizzing, and sports. This little school consistently does very well at the area Old Dominion Association of Church Schools academic and fine arts competition in the spring. While these other things are available, the focus of the school is building character and spiritual growth while attaining a good education.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 84 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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