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Ideal Graduate Profile


  • The graduate would love the Lord God with all his/her heart, soul, mind, and strength. 
  • The graduate would embrace his/her identity and purpose in Christ.


  • The graduate would have mastered a college-preparatory curriculum, developing a biblical worldview and honing skills to think and to communicate both clearly and effectively. 
  • The graduate would cultivate intellectual curiosity.


  • The graduate would recognize his/her body as the temple of the Holy Spirit and would steward it accordingly. 
  • The graduate would have experienced a breadth of athletic opportunities to encourage a lifestyle of wellness.


  • The graduate would have developed good patterns of interacting with God, self, and others. 
  • The graduate would demonstrate servant-leadership and a desire to impact the world for Christ through God’s call on his/her life.

Graduation Requirements for Brazos Christian School

Minimum graduation credits required: 26 

  • 6 credits in Humanities
  • 1 credit in Senior English 
  • 1 credit in American Government/Economics 
  • 4 credits in Mathematics (Alg I, Alg II, Geo.) 
  • 4 credits in Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) 


  • 1 credits in Fine Arts
  • 4 credits in Bible (alt., if transfer Student)
  • 1 credit in Technology
  • 1 credit of Electives 
  • 1 credit in Physical Education
  • .5 credit in Speech 
  • 2 credits in Foreign Language

NOTE: Beginning with the Class of 2026, Brazos Christian will continue to require 1 credit (2 semesters of PE or participation in 2 sports) as mandated by the state, however, these credits will be recorded as Pass/Fail on students’ transcripts and report cards and will not impact GPA. To graduate from Brazos Christian School, a Student must spend the entire Senior year at Brazos Christian School and must successfully complete at least 5 classes each semester for at least 5 BCS credits concurrent with the requirements above.

Graduating With Honors

  • Summa Cum Laude - “With Highest Honor”
    • A graduate receives this recognition by earning a GPA of 4.0 or higher and completes an oral defense of the Honors senior thesis.
  • Magna Cum Laude - “With Great Honor” 
    • A graduate receives this recognition by earning a GPA of 3.8 or higher. 
  • Cum Laude - “With Honor” 
    • A graduate receives this recognition by earning a GPA of 3.5 to 3.79.