First Baptist School Admissions
First Baptist School
First Baptist School of Charleston offers a high standard, co-educational college preparatory program for 2 year pre-kindergarten to grade 12.
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Two Campuses, One Family
Our Downtown Campus is home to our Lower, Intermediate, and Middle School (Grades K2-8). Being in the heart of downtown Charleston gives our students a unique backdrop to their early learning years.
Director of Lower & Middle School Admissions
Telephone: 843-722-6646 (ext. 1042)
James Island Campus
Our High School is located on our James Island campus (Grades 9-12). Our Athletics and Fine Arts Facilities are also located here, as well as our outdoor learning classrooms and trails.
Director of High School Admissions & Advancement
Telephone: 843-410-1606 (ext. 1107)
Completed Online Application for Admission
Transcripts and recommendations from previous schools
Copies of Immunization Record and Birth Certificate
School Ability Test administered by First Baptist School
Standardized Testing administered by First Baptist School
Tuition and Fees
Range: $7,100 - $12,500
After school care available
Limited transportation available (Availability is based on geographical location and number of riders)
Campus Locations and Main Telephone Numbers
Downtown Campus (K2 - 8th Grade)
48 Meeting Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
James Island Campus (9th - 12th Grade)
2055 George Griffith Boulevard
Charleston, South Carolina 29412
*A shuttle bus is provided between campuses for morning drop-off.
Head of School: Dr. Justin Mitchell
High School Principal: Dr. Leonard Kupersmith
Lower School Principal: Mrs. Susan Brooks
Middle School Administrator: Mr. Will McCombs
Director of Lower School Admissions: Mrs. Debbie Mack
Director of Upper School Admissions & Advancement: Beth Switzer
Director of Marketing: Mrs. Kristen Schwiers
Director of College Counseling: Ms. Sheree Bridges
School Counselor: Mrs. Rose Cummings
Athletic Director: Mr. Graham Haley
Associate Athletic Director: Ms. Presley Singleton
Associate Athletic Director: Mr. Johnny Waters
Class of 2021
Accepted at a university or college.
Received in scholarships by the Class of 2020.
on the South Carolina Uniform Grading Scale.
Average SAT score (math and verbal combined).