Application Process K5-12th Grade


Maranatha Christian School was established in 1972 as a ministry of First Free Will Baptist Church. MCS has EQUIPPED, SERVED, and IMPACTED thousands of young people with an excellent Christ-centered education in Florence, SC for more than 50 years. We are honored to partner with you in establishing a Christian world view and a well-rounded academic foundation for your children and generations to come.

Thank you for considering MCS as “home” for your child’s education. Please follow the steps below if you are interested in beginning the enrollment process.


Application Process for K5-12th grade

Please note that the applicant is not officially enrolled until the required materials listed below are received and approved.

online Application

An online application must be completed. If you have not completed this step, please click the link below and complete the online application.

Please feel free to contact the MCS front office at (843)665-6395 for any questions or concerns.

UPLOAD OR submit

  • Submit a copy of the child’s last quarter report card and transcript (9th-12th only).
  • Submit a copy of the applicant’s Certified Birth Certificate and a current copy of the South Carolina Certificate of Immunization form.
  • Submit the current applicant’s school information to the MCS front office and we will contact your current school for the information needed.
  • You may UPLOAD the requested forms on the online application, or you may SUBMIT original copies to the front office.

The above items must be turned in before an official interview is scheduled.

Last step

A formal interview is required for all parents and students. Please contact the school office if an interview has not been scheduled.

Prior to acceptance, placement testing needs to be arranged by the office and completed for 1st-12th grades at a fee of $40.00.

We look forward to hearing from you and thank you again for your interest in our school.

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