NFCS Profile

 

North Florida Christian School                                                            

3000 N. Meridian Road 

Tallahassee, FL  32312

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850.386.6327                                                                                                       

Email – christabiddle@nflchurch.com

 

 

2013-14 School Profile

 

School:  North Florida Christian School is a private school with a college preparatory curriculum enrolling students from PK – 12th grade.  The school campus is located on over 30 acres in Leon County in northwestern Tallahassee, the capital of Florida.  NFC is a ministry of the North Florida Baptist Church, a Southern Baptist Church with multiple ministries in Tallahassee.

 

Accreditation:  North Florida Christian School is fully accredited by three accrediting bodies:  Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS); The Middle States Commission on Elementary and Secondary Education (MSA), and the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (FACCS).

 

Mission:  The mission of North Florida Christian School is “to glorify God.”  It is to provide students Christian values with a program of academic excellence for students to be successful in their lifelong process of serving Christ and others as they impact their world.

 

Grading Scale:               GPA      

A             90-100                   4.00                                       

B             80-89                     3.00                                       

C             70-79                     2.00                                       

D             60-69                     1.00                                         

 

Honors Courses/Dual Enrollment:  English 9, English 10, English 11, World History, American History, Earth Science, Physics, Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, AP Calculus, Tallahassee Community College English (on campus), other off campus courses from TCC, Florida Virtual School.

 Honors Courses - +1.0 GPA

AP/Dual Enrollment - +1.0 GPA

 

 

High School Graduation 

 North Florida Christian School requires 24 credits for graduation from high school. In grades 9-12, credits are awarded for work done in a one-half credit earned system which shall include courses provided on a full year basis and courses offered on a half-year basis.

Included in the 24 credits there must be: 4 in English, 3.5 in history, 4 in math, 3 in science, 1 in physical education (incl. .5 in Team Sports and .5 in Personal Fitness), .5 in Life Management skills, .5 in Introduction to Computer Science, .5 in Speech and Drama, and 1 in Bible for each year a student is at NFCS in grades 9-12. Two credits in Foreign Language are required for the college preparatory curriculum.

 

Entering freshmen must have a 2.0 average when they graduate and have satisfactorily passed Algebra I or a similar math.

 

  • English – 4 credits
  • Math - 4 credits
  • Science – 3 credits
  • History – 3.5 credits
  • Physical Education – 1 (.5 Team Sports/.5 Personal Fitness)
  • Computer Science - .5 credit
  • Speech/Drama - .5 credit;
  • Life Management - .5 credit
  • Bible – 1 credit for each year in attendance grades 9-12
  • Foreign Language – 2 credits (Required for College Preparatory)
  • Electives to meet the 24 hour requirement for graduation

 

Student Leadership and Clubs:  National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, National Elementary Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Student Advisory Council, High School Student Government, Middle School Student Government, Junior Civitan Club, Key Club, Honor Committee, Class Officers.

 

Extra Curricular

 

Athletic Program

  

BOYS GIRLS
Football Volleyball
Golf Golf
Cross Country Cross Country
Basketball Cheerleading
Baseball Basketball
Track Softball
Tennis Track
  Tennis

  

  

Fine Arts

Wings of Eagle Praise Team

Middle School Theater

Elementary Theater

Spring Musical

Marching Band

Concert Band

Eagle Praise – Elementary competition choir

Middle and High School Choral

 

Trips

4th grade Sea World

5th grade Disney World

6th grade Snowbird Wilderness Camp

8th grade Washington DC

10th grade New York City

12th grade Winter Park, Colorado

 

  

 

  School Leadershp

           

President  Dr. Randy Ray
Middle/High School Administrator Mr. Tom Phillips
Preschool/Elementary Principal Mrs. Cara Wynn
Guidance Director  Mr. Jim Lieser 
Assistant Principal Middle School Mrs. Janell Penny
Assistant Principal Preschool/Elementary Mrs. Nicolette Phillips
Admissions Director Mrs. Christa Biddle
Athletic Director Mr. Mike Posey
Dean of Men Mr. Robert Craft

                                                                                                                                                                                            

 

 

    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

School Offices   850.386.6327

  

Office                                     Extension

Admissions 195
Athletics 123
Business Office 141
Clinic 132
Elementary 153
Guidance 123
High School 123
Middle School 122
Personnel 181
Preschool 197

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

 

 

 

 

  

Colleges and Universities

  

North Florida Christian School students have been accepted at colleges and universities across America.  The list below represents some of the institutions of higher education that our students have been accepted.

 

Auburn University Bob Jones University
Cedarville University Clark Atlantic University
Clearwater Christian College Clemson University

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Flager College
Florida Atlantic University Florida State University
Florida Christian College Florida A&M University
Hampton University

Huntingdon College

Lee University

Liberty University

Louisiana State University

Louisville University

Maryland College

Mercer University

Middle Tennessee State University

Mississippi College

Palm Beach Atlantic University

Pensacola Christian College

Rollins College

Samford University

Stetson University

Tennessee Technological University

Tennessee Temple University

Trinity Christian College

Tulane University

United States Air Force Academy

United States Military Academy at West Point

United States Naval Academy

University of Arkansas

University of Central Florida

University of Florida

University of Georgia

University of Kentucky

University of Michigan

University of North Florida

University of South Carolina

University of South Florida

University of Washington

University of West Florida

University of Georgia

Valdosta State University

Villanova University

Wake Forest University