Highland Baptist Christian School

  • Highland Baptist Christian School (HBCS) is a PK-12 non-public school built on academic excellence with a Biblical worldview.
  • If sheer numbers were an indication of the strength of HBCS, then there is no doubt that students whose educational foundation is rooted at Highland can readily say "the sky's the limit" in terms of spiritual and academic potential.
  • HBCS has experienced tremendous increase in enrollment since its inception.
  • Our community has overwhelmingly supported the traditional values of time-honored Christian education offered by our dedicated administration, faculty and staff.
  • The academic curriculum is strong.  Disciplined behavior is expected and rewarded.  Plan a visit to Highland today!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1996

Student Body

Total Students354 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Highland Baptist Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size19 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notessee website; discount if paid annually; multi-child discount
Admissions DirectorAngie Pellegrin
Admissions AssociateTim Sensley


Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
4-H, Drum Line, Elementary Spirit Squad, Jr. Beta Club, Math Club, National Honor Society, Robotics Team, Service Club, Sr. Beta Club, STEM Club, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chapel Band, Highland School of Music

School Notes

  • Christ-Centered Focus
  • College Preparatory and Honors Curricula
  • Member Louisiana High School Athletic Association
  • Student Activities:  Chapel Band, Drum Line, Student Council, Math Club, 4H, Service Club, Beta,    National Honor Society, School of Music
  • Wireless Internet Campus
  • Before/After Care for Elementary Students
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