Grace Christian School

2601 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Sanford, NC 27332-0273
Tel: (919)774-4415
Grades: K-12 | 452 students
Grace Christian School is a Ministry of Grace Chapel Church and serves the families of Lee and surrounding counties in central North Carolina.
The school has approximately 300 students in Grades K-12 and an additional 180 students in the CDC Daycare and Preschool Program.
GCS has quality athletic, technology, and fine arts programs and has an International Program that serves students from China, South Korea, and Vietnam.
Grace Christian School is a Christian school that truly seeks to partner with parents in the education of their children.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild-to-moderate Learning Needs
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 452 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Grace Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform Dress Code and Chapel Dress on Chapel Days)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See Website for current tuition rates
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mary Ellen Patton


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Build It Club, Chess Club, Conservation Club, FCA, Math Olympics, Operation Serve, Photography, Quiz Bowl, Reading Club, Spirit Club Build It Club, Chess Club, FCA, Math Olympics, Photography, Quiz Bowl, Reading Club, Spirit Club, Conservation Club,
Operation Serve,

School Notes

  • Grace Christian School, a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), was established in 1970 as a ministry of Grace Chapel Church.  The school has spacious classrooms, buildings and modular units, gymnasium, soccer field, baseball field, and playgrounds.  There is a new computer lab and also a science lab, as well as a full-service cafeteria.  Middle and High School students have required service hours each year and each program level has weekly chapels.  Bible is taught in each grade level and students genuinely enjoy friendships with their classmates and their teachers.
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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $7,808 for elementary schools and $9,457 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).