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School Demographics

School Demographic Information

Temple Christian School enrolls students from diverse areas of the Metroplex and from a variety of ethnic, religious, economic and cultural backgrounds.


STUDENTS' RESIDENCES

  • Fort Worth: 55%
  • Arlington: 16%
  • Hurst: 5%

Cities sending between 20-35 students to TCS: Bedford; North Richland Hills.

Cities sending between 10-19 students: Benbrook; Mansfield; Richland Hills; Burleson.

Cities sending fewer than 10 students (listed in descending order by number of students): Euless; Keller; Kennedale; Grand Prairie; Azle; Grapevine; White Settlement; Watauga; Haltom City; Crowley; Colleyville; Everman; Rhome; Saginaw; Aledo; Flower Mound; River Oaks; Lake Worth; Granbury; Decatur, Springtown, and Boyd.


ETHNIC BACKGROUNDS — 2014-2015

  • Caucasian: 68%
  • African American – 14%
  • Hispanic – 14%
  • Asian, Middle Eastern, Native American, other – 4%

GENDER

  • Male – 50%
  • Female – 50%

COMPARISONS

It is one of the area's largest Christian schools offering all 13 grades. TCS tuition remains the lowest among large (450 and above enrollment) Tarrant County schools. Source: Ft. Worth, Texas magazine


CHURCH AFFILIATION

  • Baptist - 46%
  • Non-Denominational - 23%
  • Bible - 6%
  • Methodist - 6%
  • Catholic - 4%
  • Church of Christ - 4%
  • Christian - 2%;
  • Episcopal - 2% (2% represents between 10 - 15 students)

Other denominations represented: Presbyterian; Lutheran; Potter's House; Church of God; Apostolic; Assembly of God; Greek Orthodox; Church of God in Christ; Moslem.

Students from Temple Baptist Church, TCS's sponsoring church, make up approximately 10% of the student body.

Approximately 135 churches are represented in the TCS student body.


PARENTS' OCCUPATIONS

Numbers indicate the number of parents employed in an area:

  • Management: 104
  • Education: 86
  • Health Care: 67
  • Homemaker: 65
  • Sales: 60
  • Self-employed: 59
  • Accounting/Financial: 57
  • Engineering: 42
  • Computer Related Field: 36
  • Aviation: 27
  • General Business: 25
  • Religious: 24
  • Law Enforcement: 20

Others with 10 or more parents employed, listed in descending order of frequency: Construction, Architecture, Child Care, Food Industry, Government, Legal, Maintenance, Repair, Secretarial, Student, Transportation