Gahanna Christian Academy

817 N Hamilton Rd
Gahanna, OH 43230-0432
Tel: (614)536-6101
Grades: PK-12 | 440 students
Gahanna Christian Academy is a Christian Preschool, Elementary, Middle and High School.
The school offers a quality well-balanced spiritual and educational atmosphere in which children can develop spiritually, academically , socially and physically to their fullest potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 440 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Gahanna Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses Government, US History, Calculus, English,
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by grade level:Preschool, K-5, 6-8, 9-12 View website: for current rates
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Cheryll Haugen
Admissions Associate Mrs. Joyce Storts


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Honor Society, Student Council National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Statement of Purpose: Gahanna Christian Academy (GCA) is a vital part of Pathway Church and is open to families who desire their children to learn and grow in harmony with the Word of God. GCA presents, without apology, the truth about Jesus Christ as it is revealed in His Word. Students attending GCA are encouraged and inspired to make lifetime commitments to Christ and to Christian principles under the leadership of the Holy Spirit. Our school clearly emphasizes love for country, church, a Christian fellowship, and friends. GCA students attend over 100 churches of many different denominations.
  • Mission: Inspiring students to soar by developing  W.I.N.G.S. -  Wisdom, Integrity, kNowledge, Godly character, Servanthood
  • Vision Statement: Our goal is to equip our students to follow God’s will in their lives and become productive Christians in our society. We do this through a program of sound academic, social, physical and spiritual experiences.

Profile last updated: 07/30/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Eagle Academy Of Columbus (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle Academy Of Columbus (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Columbus Academy (1.2 miles away)
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  • Columbus
    Grades: 6-12 | 19 students
    1 miles
    3643 Olde Ridenour Rd
    Columbus, OH 43230
  • Columbus
    Grades: K | 25 students
    1.1 miles
    4575 Morse Rd
    Columbus, OH 43230
  • Columbus
    Grades: PK-12 | 1087 students
    1.2 miles
    4300 Cherry Bottom Road
    Columbus, OH 43230
  • Gahanna
    Cherry Way KinderCare
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    Grades: NS-PK
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    1341 Cherry Way Dr.
    Gahanna, OH 43230
  • Gahanna
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    Grades: KG-8 | 602 students
    1.6 miles
    795 Havens Corners Rd
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