• Bangor Christian Schools was established in 1970 and serves families from the Greater Bangor Area in a 35 mile radius around campus.
  • We are an approved school by the State of Maine and we are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
  • Bangor Christian is a college preparatory school with over 90% of our students going on to post-secondary education following graduation.


  • 306 Students Total -  95 High School  73 Middle School;  138 Elementary School
  • Small Class Size - 25 Middle & High School;  20 Elementary School
  • Low Student to Teacher Ratio - 14:1 average
  • International Program Size - We accept up to 10% of our high school population into the program to ensure optimum proficiency in English.
  • Entrance Grades - Must have GPA of 3.0 or higher to be accepted


  • Average SAT Scores - 520 Critical Reading,  520 Critical Writing,  600 Math
  • Average ACT Score - 25 Composite for students pursuing university / college
  • TOEFL Score - Students must have 80 or higher to graduate
  • Advance Placement Classes - Calculus, Statistics, Language and Composition
  • Honors Classes - Pre-calculus, Algebra II, British Literature, Spanish I and II
  • English Tutoring for International Program - Our teacher is very experienced in working with students from other cultures.  She has also lived and taught in Japan for five years.
  • College and University Courses - Our students can take courses at local universities and colleges during their junior and senior years.
  • University Acceptance - Most of our international students are accepted at their first choice of college or university upon graduation from our school.
  • Grades Accepting International students - GPA of 3.0 or higher

Biblical Worldview Development

  • Every school day is opened with prayer and chapel services are held twice each week.
  • Teachers and staff are all born again Christians.
  • Teachers challenge your child to seek God, study the Bible, and pray.
  • Every student is enrolled in Bible classes.
  • Teachers, staff, and students freely pray,  quote Scripture,  and share their faith through out the day as God leads. 

Faculty and Staff

  • Our faculty and staff are dedicated, committed and caring in their work with students. 
  • Our experienced teachers have undergraduate degrees in elementary and secondary education, music and art, physical education, mathematics and science.  Several teachers have also earned graduate degrees.  
  • Find out more by reading their professional profiles (Faculty and Staff).


  • 38 acre campus with separate buildings for Elementary, Middle and High Schools
  • State-of-the-art Teen Center and Children’s Center for Music & Drama Productions
  • Athletic Fields - Soccer, Baseball, Softball, Cross Country Course
  • On-site Gymnasium and Youth Playground

Athletics and Fine Arts Programs

  • Interscholastic Athletic Program - Soccer, Cross Country, Basketball, Cheering, Swimming, Wrestling, Track & Field, Baseball, and Softball
  • Fine Arts Program - Band, Chorus, Ensemble, Private Music Lessons, Annual Drama Production

Post Graduation

BCS graduates have been accepted to these (and many other) universities and colleges:

  • Christian Universities and Colleges: Liberty University, Pensacola Christian, Cedarville University, Bob Jones University, Wheaton College, Gordon College, Tennessee Temple, Baptist Bible College, Lancaster Bible College
  • Military Institutions: West Point, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, Coast Guard Academy
  • Local Universities and Colleges: University of Maine, Husson University, Maine Community College System, Maine Maritime Academy, University of Southern Maine, College of the Atlantic
  • National Universities and Colleges: Boston College, University of California, Penn State, University of Tennessee