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Brentwood Baptist Church
588 Dara James
Des Plaines, IL


Elementary: The parents of students at Brentwood Baptist Christian Academy (BBCA) enjoy the security of knowing their children learn daily in a simple, safe, and excellent school. Brentwood Baptist Christian Academy offers solid and exceptional academics in a safe, nurturing, and Christ-centered environment.

Brentwood Preschool and Kindergarten is a full-day program for children aged 3 - 5. Each morning, beginning at 8:30, preschool students participate in a fun, experience-based educational program designed to teach reading readiness skills, basic computation skills, one-to-one correspondence, shapes, colors, etc. The afternoon program is a traditional childcare setting including nap/rest time, free play, and snack time. Preschool tuition permits attendance between the hours of 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., all for the same rate; students may choose either a 3, 4, or 5 day/wk rate. Lunch and two snacks are also included in the flat rate tuition. State of Illinois Childcare Assistance is available to assist eligible parents during the non-educational portions of the day.

Curriculum : Abeka

Our core curriculum is from Abeka, based in Pensacola, Florida. Abeka is the premier curriculum for Christian schools and produces outstanding results in North America and around the world. It is known for its strong intensive phonics program, cursive writing in kindergarten, and its traditional approach to math.

Pre-School ( K3 and K4)-

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Kindergarten (K5)

Kindergarten Curriculum

First Grade

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Second Grade

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Third Grade Grade

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Fourth Grade

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Fifth Grade

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