School Profile

Temple Christian School Profile


ADDRESS

6824 Randol Mill Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76120


PHONE

(817) 457-0770


WEBSITE

www.tcseagles.org


SCHOOL MOTTO

"Inspiring the passion to learn, the courage to lead, and the commitment to serve."


SCHOOL CODE

442568


ADMINISTRATION

    • Headmaster: Neil Childs, M.A.
 
    • Superintendent of Schools: Dorothy Stringer, M.A.
 
    • Director of Finances: Sean Willeford, M.S.
 
    • Secondary Principal: Chris Miller, M. A.
 
    • Elementary School Principal: Shelley Schweitzer, M.Ed.
 
    • Director of Athletics: Steve Hohulin
 
    • Director of Fine Arts: Julie Childs, M.A.
 
    • Director of Guidance: Kem Kidwell, M.Ed. LPC
 

THE SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY

Temple is a coeducational institution serving students on college prep and general programs Pre K through 12th grade. Founded in 1972, the campus is located in northeast Fort Worth on a 29-acre campus. The school is surrounded by commercial, residential, and undeveloped land.  Temple Days Daycare is located next to the school campus.


ACCREDITATION/AFFILIATIONS

    • Texas Association of Baptist Schools
 
    • Accrediting Commission of the Texas Association of Baptist Schools
 
    • Association of Christian Schools International
 
    • Texas Organization of Christian Schools
 
    • Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools.
 

STUDENT BODY

    • Pre-K through 8th: 352
 
    • High School: 160
 
    • Senior Class of 2018: 49
 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Bible: 4 credits
Math: 4 credits
English: 4 credits
History: 3 credits
Govt/Econ: 1 credit
Science: 4 credits

Foreign Lang: 2-3 credits
Comp Sci: 1 credit
Fine Arts: 1 credit
P. E.: 1 ½ credits
Speech: ½ credit
Electives: 4 credits


ADVANCED CURRICULUM

Honors Classes are offered to eligible students in Bible, English, and Math. Honors Classes are noted with an "H" on the transcript. Grades are calculated on a 5-point scale.

The Temple Christian School Distinguished Honors Diploma requires the completion of 10 honors courses. The Temple Christian School Recommended Honors Diploma requires the completion of 6 honors courses.


GRADING SYSTEM

Credits earned after 8/2011:

A 90-100
B 80-89
C 70-79
F 0-69

Credits earned before 8/2011:

A+ 98-100
A 95-97
A- 92-94
B+ 89-91
B 87-89
B- 85-96
C+ 83-84
C- 76-77
D+ 74-75
D 72-73
D- 70-71
F 0-69

Honors Courses

All Honor Courses are weighted and receive 1 more grade point and 7 more numeric points than a regular course in the same subject.

Example:

Regular: 4 pts. Honors: 5 pts.


VALEDICTORIAN/SALUTATORIAN

Academically, Temple Christian School identifies only the top five seniors. The valedictorian will be the student having the highest numeric average during his/her four years of high school while obtaining the Honors Diploma. The salutatorian will be the student having the second highest average and meeting the same requirements as the valedictorian. The class rank will be based upon the student’s numerical average in all TCS classes. The valedictorian and salutatorian must have been enrolled or transferred to Temple Christian School by the beginning of the first semester of their junior year and be pursuing an honors diploma to qualify for these honors.


NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARS

  • 6 Merit Scholars
  • 10 Commended Scholars

PROGRAMS

  • National Honor Society
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Christian Leadership Council

COLLEGE CHOICES

  • Arlington Baptist College
  • Austin University
  • Baptist Bible College
  • Baylor Medical-Galveston
  • Baylor University
  • Bob Jones University
  • California Baptist University
  • Central Kansas State
  • Criswell Bible Institute
  • Dallas Baptist University
  • Duke University
  • East Texas Baptist University
  • Florida State University
  • Georgia State University
  • Grayson College
  • Hardin-Simmons University
  • Harding University
  • Hillsboro College
  • Howard Payne University
  • Hyles Anderson College
  • John Brown University
  • Langston University
  • LeTourneau University
  • Liberty University
  • Mary Hardin Baylor University
  • Midwestern University
  • Moody Bible Institute
  • Norris Bible Institute
  • Northwestern University
  • Oklahoma Baptist University
  • Oklahoma University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Oral Roberts University
  • Ouachita Baptist University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Pensacola University
  • Ranger College
  • Rayma Christian College
  • Rice University
  • Seton Hall University
  • Stephen F. Austin State University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • Southern Nazarene University
  • Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Southwestern University
  • Standford University
  • Tarleton State University
  • Tarrant County College
  • Texas A & M University
  • Texas Christian University
  • Texas Lutheran College
  • Texas State University
  • Texas Tech University
  • Texas Wesleyan University
  • University of California-Berkley
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Houston
  • University of Texas-Arlington
  • University of Texas-Austin
  • University of Texas-El Paso
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Texas-Dallas
  • University of Texas
  • University of Texas-Tyler
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Weatherford College

Temple Christian Schools are Texas Accredited Non-Public Schools, #220-126-001, by the Texas Education Agency.