Pen Bay Christian School

Pen Bay Christian School is a 501c(3) non-profit private school owned and operated by Littlefield Memorial Baptist Church.
It was established in 1975 and now serves approximately 135 students in the Pre-School through K4-12 programs.
Students are primarily from the mid-coast region; a majority attending from the RSU 13 and RSU 40 area.
PBCS is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 133 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,100
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Pen Bay Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maine for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1975
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
133 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade
Pen Bay Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
All Grades: $4,100 ($410.00 / monthly) 5% discount if paid in full by August 31 Book Fee: $250
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Rich Lowell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Digital Imaging, Music - Instrumental, Music - Vocal

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ice Skating, Physical Education

School Notes

Our Mission and Purpose:

  • to train and nurture students in a loving and caring environment committed to high standards

  • to encourage them in the development of their God-given gifts and abilities, spiritually, academically, socially and physically

  • to equip them to live fulfilling lives of service to God and their neighbor

  • to support parents in their God-given responsibility to educate their children

"Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it." Proverbs 22:6

Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Pen Bay Christian School cost?
Pen Bay Christian School's tuition is approximately $4,100 for private students.
What schools are Pen Bay Christian School often compared to?
Pen Bay Christian Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ashwood Waldorf School, Watershed School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Pen Bay Christian School?
The acceptance rate of Pen Bay Christian School is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 73%.
What sports does Pen Bay Christian School offer?
Pen Bay Christian School offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country and Soccer.
When is the application deadline for Pen Bay Christian School?
The application deadline for Pen Bay Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 133 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,100
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Maine is $14,460 for elementary schools and $29,488 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maine is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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