GRACE Christian School

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GRACE is a K-12 dual accredited Christian School that has been educating students in the Raleigh area for more than 32 years. When families are asked what they like best about GRACE Christian School, overwhelmingly their responses include the words, loving, caring, community, and academically challenging.'
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GRACE is a K-12 dual accredited Christian School that has been educating students in the Raleigh area for more than 32 years. When families are asked what they like best about GRACE Christian School, overwhelmingly their responses include the words, loving, caring, community, and academically challenging.'
Learning at GRACE means stepping into roles and time periods and experiencing each topic, culture, and historical figure to the fullest.
GRACE is a loving community that spiritually and academically equips, challenges, and inspires our students to impact their world for Christ. Submit your application today and become a part of the GRACE family!
All science subjects at GRACE are presented from a Christian perspective with biblical worldview integration. Instruction is discovery based and an emphasis is placed on the exploration of scientific concepts. Hands-on and interactive learning is integrated throughout the instruction in all grades and the scientific process is emphasized in the upper grades.
GRACE embraces technology at every grade level with SMART Boards in every elementary classroom, MacBook Air computers for every student in grades 4-12 and intentional instruction to develop age-appropriate skills in critical thinking, problem solving, communication and collaboration.
Kindergarten classroom activities include role play andexperiential learning, as well as a variety of hands-on experiences allowing for a high level of student engagement, fine & gross motor skills development, and exploration beyond the classroom walls. A strong phonics-based reading program in kindergarten provides the foundation for reading instruction.
Fine arts students at GRACE learn perseverance and teamwork and the value of being part of something bigger than themselves as they work individually and in ensembles to develop the gifts and talents bestowed upon them by their Creator.
The mission of GRACE Christian School athletics is to provide an atmosphere where student-athletes can develop their physical, mental, social, emotional and spiritual gifts through the avenue of athletic competition.  GRACE students can participate in baseball, basketball, cheerleading, cross country, football, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track & field and volleyball.
Kindergarten classroom activities include role play andexperiential learning, as well as a variety of hands-on experiences allowing for a high level of student engagement, fine & gross motor skills development, and exploration beyond the classroom walls. A strong phonics-based reading program in kindergarten provides the foundation for reading instruction.
All GRACE teachers are degreed and certified educators. In the high school, Advanced Placement and honors classes are balanced with opportunities to participate fully in fine arts, athletics, and community outreach. All are designed to encourage our students to develop their strengths and find God's plan for their lives.
GRACE Christian School is a loving community that spiritually and academically equips, challenges, and inspires students to impact their world for Christ.
We have served the greater Raleigh area for almost 30 years and we challenge our students with a curriculum that is not only designed to achieve academic excellence but is also balanced with opportunities for spiritual and social growth.
GRACE Christian School serves students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.
High academic standards ensure that our students have the tools to be successful in both higher education and in everyday life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 735 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade GRACE Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Computer Science, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP French, AP Government, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics I, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP World History,
Average SAT score 1718
Average ACT score 26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki/dress pants, shorts (not athletic), skirts, dresses, collared shirts, No Jeans)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,915
Tuition Notes Tuition is $4,275 for 1/2 day Transitional Kindergarten, $5,525 for full day Transitional Kindergarten, $6,995 for Kindergarten, $7,915 for 1st-5th, $8,480 for Middle School and $8,965 for High School.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Willa Bea Coates (7-12)
Admissions Associate Tammi Saenz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Cheerleading, Strings, Theatre, Vocal Ensemble Band, Cheerleading, Strings, Theatre, Vocal Ensemble,

School Notes

  • GRACE Christian School recognizes each student as an individual with unique gifts, talents, interests and challenges. Students are encouraged to achieve their potential in a loving environment with abundant options for academic challenge and spiritual growth. GRACE`s technology program (E4) provides digital learning opportunities in every grade that equip students to be 21st century learners. Students of all ages are inspired to love the Lord and learning with experiential and ministry opportunities. Advanced Placement and honors classes are balanced with opportunities to participate fully in the arts, athletics, and community outreach. All are designed to encourage our students to develop their strengths and find God`s path in their lives. Our goal is for every GRACE student to graduate spiritually mature, academically prepared, and mentally confident to impact their world for Christ. 
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