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Bradenton Christian School

Bradenton Christian School is a growing dynamic Christian school located minutes from the Gulf of Mexico in sunny Bradenton. Founded in 1960, we currently serve over 840 students Pre-K–12th grade. BCS offers a wide variety of opportunities to our students in sports, music, art, computers, languages, drama, etc.

BCS is a covenantal school serving church-attending families in Manatee County.


Westminster Academy and Bradenton Christian playing some great basketball

Congratulations to Westminster Academy boys basketball team for winning the State 4A Championship. This was the eighth appearance for Westminster in the championship game and their second championship.

Congratulations also to Bradenton Christian girls basketball team for reaching the State 3A Semifinals. The Panthers (27-1) concluded the regular season atop Class 3A in the final Florida Association of Basketball Coaches/Source Hoops poll of the regular season. Bradenton girls have reached the state championship game three times prior, including one title.

See the FHSAA news item and view or download FHSAA’s scores.

Bradenton Christian School students at Chick-Fil-A Leader Academy

High School Student Government members at Bradenton Christian School are participating in Chick-Fil-A Leader Academy. The program develops leadership skills in student leaders and helps them put what they learn into action.

The goal is to provide students the education and platform they need to become leaders of the next generation. They meet monthly for leadership labs throughout the school year and are given the opportunity to make a real change in the community by completing three service projects.

Staff & Students

School Head
Daniel Gene Vande Pol

Full-time Faculty & Administration

Part-time Faculty & Administration

Support Staff


Part-Day Early Childhood 26

Full-Day Early Childhood 0

K3-K4 24

K5 44

Grades 1-5 285

Grades 6-8 213

Grades 9-12 271

Enrollment totals include
these special programs:

VPK Students 45

McKay Students 122

Fla Corporate Tax Students 312
3304 43rd Street W
Bradenton, FL 34209
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Phone: (941) 792-5454
Fax: (941) 795-7190

December 2006
Last updated March 28th, 2017

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