First Baptist School of Charleston offers a high standard, independent, co-educational college preparatory program for grades K2-12. A member of the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges (SACS), Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) and the South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA), we provide academic excellence in a Christian setting. At First Baptist School of Charleston we recognize the importance of educating mind, body, and spirit. Our students are challenged in a nurturing environment by a talented and caring faculty. Our campus is located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina.
The First Baptist School of Charleston was established as a mission of the First Baptist Church of Charleston in 1949, under the direction of Dr. John A. Hamrick, Sr. Entering its sixth decade, First Baptist School continues to advance the mission of Academic Excellence with a Christian Perspective.