About FBA » FBA at a Glance

FBA at a Glance

FBA at a Glance

Mission: First Baptist Academy provides a Christ-centered, Biblically integrated, college preparatory education to develop the next generation of Christian servant leaders for the glory of God.
Grades: PK through 12th grade, Biblically integrated, college preparatory Christian day school

Enrollment: Our diverse students converge on downtown Dallas from more than 90 zip codes and 135 churches.

Cost: $8,950 to $13,950 annually

Accreditations/Affiliations: AdvanceEd, ACTABS, ACSI

  • Downtown Dallas Campus – PK through 12th grade
  • Saints Athletic Complex – 21-acre complex located just east of downtown Dallas off I-30 and the Loop 12/Buckner exit

School History: From its beginning in 1972, over 2000 students have graduated from FBA.

Discipleship of Christian Scholars:  All students attend weekly chapel and daily Bible classes and participate in the unique FBA OnMission program.

Academics: FBA offers a traditional college-prep curriculum with a variety of College Board Advanced Placement (AP) classes.

Lower and Middle School Academic Excellence: Standardized test scores place FBA Lower and Middle School students solidly in the top quartile of all students across the nation. Within some grade levels and disciplines, percentile averages place FBA within the top 10 percent of the nation’s students.

College Placement:  Over the past three years, FBA graduates have been accepted to 119 colleges and universities, 35 in the state of Texas and 84 outside the state of Texas.

Cultivating Leaders: Every year since 1994, FBA graduates have been in attendance at one of the United States Service Academies. These outstanding men and one woman are a source of great pride for the FBA family.

Visual & Performing Arts: Choral and instrumental music, theatre, digital and dark room photography, studio art, drawing, painting and sculpture.

Athletics: Twenty sports as well as off-season Strength and Conditioning