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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: 53%
  • Arlington: 15%
  • Hurst: 4%

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

Cities sending between 10-19 students: Euless; Grand Prairie; Benbrook.

Cities sending fewer than 10 students : Willow Park; Trophy Club; Venus; Springtown; Southlake;Richland Hills; Mansfield; Lakeside; Lancaster; Haslet; Irving; Godley; Bedford; Burleson; Ducanville; 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: 54%
  • African American – 15%
  • Hispanic – 14%
  • Asian, Middle Eastern, Native American, other – 17%

GENDER

  • Male – 52%
  • Female – 48%

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 - 50%
  • Non-Denominational - 26%
  • 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; Islam.

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: 97
  • Health Care: 70
  • Homemaker: 65
  • Sales: 60
  • Self-employed: 59
  • Accounting/Financial: 43
  • Engineering: 38
  • 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