Gardena Christian Academy & Preschool

16311 S Western Ave
Gardena, CA 90247-0902
     Tel: (310)527-0348
Grades: K - 5 | 110 students
Gardena Christian Academy has been serving the community since 1969 and is a ministry of Faith Christian Center.
Our church is attended by a variety of people from several different cultures and nationalities.
All GCA students and their families are encouraged to take part in services and activities of the church any time.
The goal of Gardena Christian Academy is to see that each student reaches his or her full potential spiritually, mentally, enjoying snacktime academically, physically and socially.
All subjects are presented from a God-centered viewpoint designed to integrate spiritual truths with academic training.
Academic training is only an extension of spiritual truth as set forth in God's word.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5

Student Body

Total Students 110 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 85%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Gardena Christian Academy & Preschool Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes $50.00 Preschool Registration $50.00 Material Fee $125.00 Registration (K-5th) $180.00 Material Fee (K-5th)
Admissions Director Kim Purnell

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gardena Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gardena Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Van Ness Nursery School & Kindergarten (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GardenaGardena Academy
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    16219 S Western Avenue
    GardenaCA 90247
    (310)532-4850
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    0 mi | 19 students | Gr. 1-11                      
  • GardenaSaniku East West Language School
    Special Program Emphasis  (Presbyterian)
    16110 La Salle Ave
    GardenaCA 90247
    (310)532-3770
    Special Program Emphasis  (Presbyterian)
    0.2 mi | 143 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • GardenaVan Ness Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    15408 Van Ness Ave
    GardenaCA 90249
    (310)323-4956
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 87 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • TorranceSt Catherine Laboure School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3846 Redondo Beach Blvd
    TorranceCA 90504
    (310)324-8732
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 452 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • GardenaSt Anthony's Day Nursery
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    1044 W 163rd St
    GardenaCA 90247
    (310)329-8654
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 88 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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