School Details

From the Heart Christian School

4949 Allentown Rd, Suitland, MD 20746
(301) 899-2968
NR

(out of 10)

Private Grades PK-12 235 students 6 students/teacher (MD avg is 15)

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About this school

From the Heart Christian School is a private high school in Temple Hills. The principal of From the Heart Christian School is Dr. Susie Long and can be contacted at slong@fthcm.org. 235 students go to From the Heart Christian School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. The ratio of students to teachers at From the Heart Christian School is 6:1. Green Valley Academy At Edgar Allan Poe is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% %
White, non-Hispanic 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Hispanic 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school is God's plan to provide HIS best for our children. I have been a parent in this school for over twenty years supporting three children through their educational journey and I can testify that all of my children have received a top rate education.

  • (2 years ago)

    THERE IS "NONE LIKE US" -- no FTH is not perfect but we LOVE GOD! My son started K3 is now in 5th grade. Heis on the "A" Honor Roll every semester! He has a "STRONG" academic foundation that is going to carry him a long way; more so than any sport can and he loves sports. That is why he played community sports. If you feel your child should be a SPORTS STAR and NOT EXCEL ACADEMICALLY I feel sorry for you and your child. And all thy children shall be taught of the LORD; and great shall be the peace of thy children (ISAIAH 53 3) Sports should be secondary to your child's relationship w/God well-being and academics! Take more pride in your child then to make him/her sports robot subjecting them to ills of this world. I pray GOD will change the hearts and minds of those parents who would prefer their child be a "sports enthusiatic" and not academically sound. Yes many have left for that reason but you know I see many returning to the School's Open House! BTW FTH now has basketball flag football soccer and cheerleading.

  • (3 years ago)

    My children attended FTHCS and at that time the school was full with approx 400 or more students. I and others pulled our children out for many different reasons --- read the early reviews. The enrollment went down to approx 100 or so children. I am not saying this is a bad school but there were issues. Not sure what the school is like today but you got to investigate and ask questions and if for any reason the answers are not be shared with you --- take a hint and move on.

  • (4 years ago)

    I think this is a great school with a great mission. To teach Christian children about the Lord and his word. They also give a all around education so that the students will be productive members of society.

  • (4 years ago)

    FTH School is a disciplined learning environment that incorporates high moral standards and great teachers who are godly role models for the students.

  • (4 years ago)

    The children receive the highest quality education.

  • (4 years ago)

    I love that school because of the Christian values it passes along to the children enrolled there as well as the love that is shown to the children. My niece graduated from there and the school helped to build onto the foundation that was instilled in her by her parents.

  • (4 years ago)

    I love From The Heart Christian School because they teach the word of God uncompromisingly.

  • (4 years ago)

    I love everything about this school. It is totally "awesome"

  • (4 years ago)

    Awesome school - educating for excellence!!

  • (4 years ago)

    The word of God is taught to children.

  • (4 years ago)

    Why do you love From the Heart Christian School? We teach the truth to the next generation

  • (4 years ago)

    The children of FTHCM are WELL taught. Education Excellence Intergrity and Excellence in Character & Conduct is taught & stressed. The Chidren of FTHCM are taught the Word of God at a level that they can understand and apply the Word...they are taught to LIVE the Word. They are taught to Love & Obey God's Word.

  • (4 years ago)

    The Christ-Centered atmosphere of the school along with its rigorous academic standards and expectations enable students to press toward excellence and success in a wholistic way. Children who attend the school learn practical ways to live a consistent godly lifestyle.

  • (4 years ago)

    My grandsons attend and it's a great school.

  • (4 years ago)

    I lived in Maryland and DC for over 25 years. This is a good school. I have friends that have children attending this school. This is a good Christian school. I can see Christ like temperment in their. They are learning and very smart.

  • (4 years ago)

    They sincerely care about the students.

  • (4 years ago)

    The care and attention the give to the students.

  • (4 years ago)

    As a teacher in a public school system I am extremely impressed with our winners in the county's oratorical contests; as well as the poise and talent of the children who participate in our Children's Day and Christmas programs.

  • (4 years ago)

    I love it. Educated teachers. Christian moral and conduct. It is a great school in Maryland.

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