Gahanna Christian Academy

817 N Hamilton Rd,
Columbus, OH, 43230-0432
     Tel: (614)471-9270
Grades: PK - 12 | 390 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 390 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 51%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Gahanna Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 19%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses Government,  US History,  Calculus,  English, 
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

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

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

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

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: 08/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eagle Academy Of Columbus (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle Academy Of Columbus (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Columbus Academy (1.2 miles away)
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