Grace Christian Academy

5914 Beaver Ridge Rd
Knoxville, TN 37931-0379
Tel: (865)691-3427
Grades: K-12 | 816 students
previous
next
Grace Christian Academy is a Christ-centered college prep school serving grades Kindergarten-12.
GCA exists to LEAD students to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ, to BUILD them up to their full potential in him and to EQUIP them to serve Him.
We are dedicated to being a distinctively Christian academy that provides an educational experience which develops students who are committed to changing the world for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Baptist Association of Christian Schools (SBACS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 816 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Grace Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English (11&12), AP European History, AP German III & IV, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. History
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,100
Tuition Notes Tuition rates are different for elementary, middle and high school. ($7,100 - $8,000)
Admissions Director Teri Rash

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Delta, National, National, Student, Student Delta, National, National, Student, Student,

School Notes

  • New Upper School facilities opened August 2006
  • Fully equipped science and computer labs
  • Internship opportunities offered for upper school students
  • Honors and AP courses
  • Elementary Spanish, computer and art classes

Profile last updated: 07/20/2015

Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Knoxville
    Grades: PK-12 | 1162 students
    4.6 miles
    529 Academy Way
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865)690-4721
    4.6PK-12
    1162
  • Knoxville
    Grades: K-12 | 382 students
    10.5 miles
    2329 Prosser Rd
    Knoxville, TN 37914
    (865)521-6054
    10.5K-12
    382
  • Maryville
    Grades: PK-12 | 362 students
    17.8 miles
    2525 Morganton Rd
    Maryville, TN 37801
    (865)681-3205
    17.8PK-12
    362
  • Knoxville
    Webb School Of Knoxville
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 986 students
    5.2 miles
    9800 Webb School Ln
    Knoxville, TN 37923
    (865)291-3830
    5.2PK-12
    986
  • Knoxville
    First Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 121 students
    8.6 miles
    1207 Broadway St
    Knoxville, TN 37917
    (865)524-0308
    8.6PK-8
    121

School Reviews

I have three kids that currently attend this school and I am constantly amazed at the quality of education that they each receive. It's a great environment for learning, and the entire staff seems to work in harmony to create a great atmosphere. If your looking for a great school, I would recommend a tour of GCA.
- Posted by Parent, 05/30/15
This is a great school with a great mission in honoring the Lord in all things. I would love to enroll my boys at your school. Very impressed with athletics, academics and everything I have viewed. God bless your school
- Posted by Parent, 06/24/14

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Knoxville, TN is $7,822 for elementary schools and $6,562 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Knoxville, TN is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).