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Regular in tuition†


Starting at $30/day‡

See the tuition page for discounts on multiple children, financial aid, additional costs, and late fees. † Preschool 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. child care is included in the regular tuition rates for preschool children enrolled full-time. ‡ FWCS's holidays, non-attendance days, and summer care programs are open to the public if space is available.

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Educating for Eternity

First Wesleyan Christian School provides a Christian education for nearly 275 students from age 2 through grade 8. Established in 1971 by the First Wesleyan Church, our secure, modern campus includes 24 classrooms, a gymnasium, and five playgrounds. We offer an accelerated K-8 Christian academy, a year-round academic child care program, and a 10-week summer camp/childcare program for grades K-7. Our conservative Christian values, small classes, professional staff, and accelerated academic programs equip our students to be future Christian leaders.


wesleyan preschool

Ages 2-5

First Wesleyan Christian School’s academic preschool offers ten, small, self-contained academic classrooms for over 120 preschoolers ages 2-5. Preschoolers at FWCS start learning traditional A Beka phonics as two-year-olds and finish as four-year-olds knowing most of the academic concepts and skills that typical public school kindergarteners learn by the end of kindergarten.
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wesleyan kindergarten

Ages 5-6

First Wesleyan Christian School’s accelerated kindergarten classes take students through numberous first grade level reading concepts. In a typical year, at least 25 percent of FWCS’s kindergarteners score in the top one percent (99th percentile) of the nation on nationally normed achievement tests. Most kindergartener graduates easily read second grade words such as "splash," "scream," etc.
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wesleyan elementary school

Elementary School
Grades 1-5

During their elementary years, First Wesleyan Christian School students work at an accelerated academic pace while enjoying an enriched curriculum—including weekly classes in art, computer, music, P.E., and Spanish. All these activities occur in a safe, positive, Christian environment free from common bullying, profanity, and violence.
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wesleyan middle school

Middle School
Grades 6-8

First Wesleyan Christian School’s small middle school classes equip students with a wide range of skills such as public speaking, personal Bible study, typing at least 50 wpm, dissecting animals in science, music, art, Spanish, basketball, and volleyball. FWCS graduates go on to attend various public and private high schools where they consistently excel in academics, public speaking, sports, and more.
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wesleyan school child care

Child Care Services
Ages 2-12 | Year-Round | Summer Camp

First Wesleyan Christian School provides various childcare services for children ages 2-12. These programs include a full-time academic childcare center for ages 2-5, afterschool extended child care for FWCS and Piedmont Charter students in grades K-8th, and a fulltime summer camp child care program for children in grades K-7.
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What parents say about FWCS

I love teaching at First Wesleyan. We have a staff who works together as a team. We pray for each other and for our First Wesleyan Families. Every day is a blessing!


Mary Alice McDanal
Fifth Grade Teacher