Established in 1977 and located in Central California, Fresno Christian School offers excellent academic, athletic, and fine arts programs to meet the educational needs and goals of any student.
Fresno Christian students are…
ACADEMIC ACHIEVERS who strive for excellence in the academic disciplines and are equipped to pursue the educational and career goals to which they aspire.
CRITICAL THINKERS who use a variety of resources to independently and cooperatively solve problems and draw conclusions through investigation and analysis.
EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATORS who read with comprehension, write competently, listen critically, speak clearly and confidently, view reflectively, and visually express ideas.
SCRIPTURALLY-EDUCATED LEARNERS who understand and demonstrate biblical principles as contributing members of their school, home and world.
iTEP SLATE requirement: 3.0 minimum
TOEFL requirement: 50 minimum
Fresno Christian requires a Skype interview with applicants.
Fresno Christian School is education with a higher purpose. FCS is organized into the following four schools:
School of Faith – The School of Faith is the foundation upon which the other schools are built. Weekly chapel provides students with time for reflection and inspiration. Students are encouraged to understand and evaluate their world using the principles of God’s unchanging values. The teachers model Jesus Christ in the classroom on a daily basis, creating a climate of collaboration and reflection. They motivate students to develop and practice a sense of purpose.
School of Academics – Fresno Christian learners, practiced in problem solving from kindergarten through high school, are creative and innovative. The students are taught to use evaluative strategies, ideas, and abstractions to interpret knowledge. With 98% of graduating seniors attending college, Fresno Christian equips students to be effective communicators who are and will become dynamic leaders in the world.
School of Athletics – Being active and growing in stature builds confidence and a healthier student body. Fresno Christian students have an open door to athletic activities, ranging from CIF sports to youth teams. FCS’s comprehensive physical education curriculum provides daily opportunities for students to exercise and improve their physical health.
School of Arts – Fresno Christian School of the Arts classes offer a unique format of study, adding variety
and value to the academic curriculum. The program includes vocational and industrial arts such as Video Production, Home Economics, and Woodworking, providing practical skills for the real world.
AP courses offered:
- English Language
- English Literature
- Calculus AB
- US History
- European History
Being active builds confidence and a healthier student body. Fresno Christian students have an open door to athletic activities, ranging from CIF sports to youth teams. FCS’s comprehensive physical education curriculum provides daily opportunities for students to exercise and improve their physical health.
- Cross Country
- Girls Tennis
- Track and Field
- Boys Tennis
FCS also offers a range of opportunities in the arts and extracurricular clubs.
Performing Arts: Drama, Ensemble, Concert Choir, Band, Jazz Band, Percussion
Extracurricular Activities: Bible Study Club, Sister-to-Sister, Brother-to-Brother, California Scholarship Federation (CSF) – for community service, STEM Club, Drama Club, International Club, Robotics, Online Newspaper – The Feather, Videography, Photo Journalism, Yearbook, Debate, Student Leadership, Destination ImagiNation, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Book & Walking Buddies – to help younger students