Ruskin Christian School

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Ruskin Christian School Photo #1 - Fun times together during our annual RCS Spirit Week
RCS, a ministry of First Baptist Church, exists to teach biblical values in a Christ-centered environment and to assist the home and church in their endeavor to "Train up a child in the way he should go..." by providing each student with the opportunity for academic achievement, spiritual growth, and social development.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 291 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Ruskin Christian School places among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
limited to speech and language
Year Founded
1968

Student Body

Total Students
291 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Ruskin Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Preschool - $110-132.50 weekly K5-12 $4700.00 plus registration fee Discounts for multiple children
Admissions Director
Tim Vanderveer

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • Voted the "BEST" in 2011, 2012,2013, and 2014  Private School in the South Shore Community.  

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 291 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Hillsborough County, FL is $7,767 for elementary schools and $8,337 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Hillsborough County, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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