Ruskin Christian School

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  • 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedlimited to speech and language
Year Founded1968

Student Body

Total Students210 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 32%
Students by GradeRuskin Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPreschool - $110-132.50 weekly K5-12 $4700.00 plus registration fee Discounts for multiple children
Admissions DirectorTim Vanderveer

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

School Notes

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