Bethlehem Christian Day School
4815 Hamilton Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21206 Tel:(410) 488-8963 

Parent Support Services

BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CHILDCARE

  • Fully licensed by MSDE

  • Nurturing, Christian environment

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Wide variety of age-appropriate activities, instruction and play.

  • Consistently commended for exceptional quality


Parent Teacher League

  • Informative meetings with regular classroom visits

  • Family social events and many services such as health/safety screenings and photos

  • Fund-raising to help control tuition costs


Congregation

  • Fellowship, worship and growth through Bible study and weekly/special services

  • Sunday School, confirmation, Youth Fellowships, Bible School and a variety of social organizations

  • Community outreach

Why Choose Bethlehem?

  • Scripture-based, Faith based instruction

  • Joyful, nurturing environment

  • Recognized for excellence in curriculum, student achievement and the arts

  • Rigorous Middle School program


Professional Personnel

  • Diverse and dedicated faculty; most with ten year’s experience and Masters Degrees.

  • Regular professional activities such as curriculum review/revision and participation in educational conferences both as speakers and participants

  • Licensed child care professionals with an established reputation for excellence


Accreditation

Preschool through grade 8 fully accredited by both Middle States Association and National Lutheran Schools

The Curriculum

Early Childhood

  • Multisensory, age-appropriate instruction/activities

  • Thematic presentation of all curriculum areas with special emphasis on phonics, inquiry skills and mathematical patterns

  • Bible-based introduction to behavioral decision-making

  • Early-childhood-appropriate curriculum structure and scheduling

Elementary(Serving grades one through four)

  • Consistently superior performance on nationally standardized achievement tests

  • State of Maryland commended curriculum for math, language, science, social studies, reading, physical education and the arts

  • Individualized programming to challenge our advanced students and assist our struggling learners.

  • Progressive emphasis on student ownership responsibility, independence and skill

Middle School (Serving Grades 5-8)

  • Intense preparation for college-preparatory high school programs
  • Extra scheduling allotment for vocabulary, writing and math skills
  • National Junior Honor Society
  • Specialized instruction regarding study skills, wise decision-making & goal-setting


Curriculum enhancements

  • Scripture memorization

  • Computer use and instruction

  • Physical education and some intramural sports

  • Community service requirements for grades 4-8