What grades do you offer? We offer Pre-K3 through 12th grade.
What is the student to teacher ratio? It varies by grade level, normally averaging 12 per class.
What type of curriculum do you teach? We teach E.D. Hirsch’s Core Knowledge, Singapore Math, STEAM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) and Stemscopes Science for our elementary students. For our middle school students, we teach Saxon Math.
What are the school hours? Our hours are 7:55 a.m.- 3:15 p.m.
Do you have security? Yes, we have an armed security officer on campus from 7:30 am-3:30 pm and security cameras at every building that are connected to a computer monitor inside the school office. We require that all visitors sign in at the office for a visitor’s sticker after a photo id has been scanned through Raptor.
Do you provide a hot lunch program? Yes, students have the choice of bringing their lunch from home or purchasing a hot lunch for $4.00.
Is there Before and After childcare? Yes, we offer childcare from 7:00 a.m.-7:45 a.m., and from 3:15 p.m.-6:00 pm for an additional charge.
Do you require students to wear uniforms? Yes, please visit www.bfsms.org for uniform requirements.
Do you use a Biblical curriculum? Yes, we use Biblical Choices. All students attend chapel and receive Christian education as part of their daily instruction.
Do you have sports? Yes, students in grades 5th- 8th can participate in basketball, volleyball or track. We offer Soccer Shots ( PreK -Kinder) and TGA Golf (1st -5th grades) after school once a week.
Tell me about your high school. Our high school is an online homeschool curriculum (Switched on Schoolhouse) that we use here on campus. There is a certified teacher that facilitates the students in grades 9th-12th.
What is your school calendar? We start mid-August and end before Memorial Day in May.
Do you provide Special Education? Our teachers are available for tutoring before, during or after school, but we do not provide special education. Testing services are provided by North East ISD.
Do you give the STAAR exam? No, we do not. We give the nationally normed Stanford 9 and OLSAT exam in April which assesses a student’s cognitive level and academic performance.
Do you follow the state standards? Yes, we follow the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills.
What special classes do you offer? We offer Gardening, Music, Art, Applied Technology, Spanish, Library, and P.E. Our students attend two specials a day with specialized teachers.
Do you provide transportation? No, we do not.
Need more info? Contact Griselda Reyna, Director of Admissions at 210 721-4700.