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
10%
State avg.: 18%
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

Tuition Notes See Website for current tuition rates
% on Financial Aid
10%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mary Ellen Patton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

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.

Profile last updated: 01/12/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Lee Christian School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lee Christian School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lee Christian School (2.5 miles away)
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  • Sanford
    Grades: PK-12 | 377 students
    2.5 miles
    3220 Keller Andrews Rd
    Sanford, NC 27330
    (919)708-5115
    2.5PK-12
    377
  • Cameron
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    12.4 miles
    Po Box 277
    Cameron, NC 28326
    (910)245-4034
    12.45-12
    30
  • Vass
    Grades: PK-11 | 17 students
    16 miles
    5587 Us Highway 1 N
    Vass, NC 28394
    (910)695-0494
    16PK-11
    17
  • Southern Pines
    Grades: PK-8 | 175 students
    17.3 miles
    2922 Camp Easter Road
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    (910)692-6241
    17.3PK-8
    175
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    Grades: 3-8 | 42 students
    17.8 miles
    600 Valley View Rd
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    (910)692-2665
    17.83-8
    42

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