Grace Brethren Christian School

6501 Surratts Road
Clinton, MD 20735-0207
Tel: (301)868-1600
Grades: PK-12 | 543 students
GBCS is a fully accredited, Christian School with a mission to provide an environment of academic excellence conducive to developing educated citizens with a Biblical worldview who are prepared to represent our Lord Jesus Christ in all walks of life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Brethren
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported NILD Discovery Program
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 543 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Grace Brethren Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Average SAT score 1607
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School shirt required, khaki pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,295
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from 8295 for elementary to 8795 for high school beginning for the 2010-11 school year.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,900
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Yvette Motley
Admissions Associate Pam Porter


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. choir, drama, band choir, drama, band,

School Notes:

  • Students must have satisfactory grades and behavior from previous school. Students must pass entrance testing in reading and math. Families and students are interviewed during admission's process.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Independent Baptist Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Outreach Christian Center Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Outreach Christian Center Academy (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clinton
    Outreach Christian Center Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 53 students
    0.3 miles
    6701 Clinton Manor Dr
    Clinton, MD 20735
  • Clinton
    Grades: PK-8 | 212 students
    0.8 miles
    8912 Old Branch Ave
    Clinton, MD 20735
  • Clinton
    Grades: PK-12 | 153 students
    0.9 miles
    9255 Piscataway Road
    Clinton, MD 20735
  • Brandywine
    Grades: KG-11 | 19 students
    2.5 miles
    12406 Brandywine Rd
    Brandywine, MD 20613
  • Temple Hills
    Pathways School - Crossland Re Entry
    Special Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 9 students
    3.2 miles
    6901 Temple Hill Rd
    Temple Hills, MD 20748

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