Established in 1970, First Baptist Church School educates children in preschool through grade eight and focuses on their intellectual, moral and spiritual growth. It offers physical education, music, Spanish and art classes. The school also provides classes in French, algebra and computers. In addition, it provides courses in the areas of technology, language arts, broadcast and athletics. First Baptist Church School offers Christian-centered education through Bible curriculum. The school maintains golf, soccer, baseball and basketball teams. Its library stocks a variety of books and reading and reference materials. First Baptist Church School is accredited with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, as well as the Louisiana Department of Education. The school is located in Shreveport, La.