Gardena Christian Academy & Preschool

16311 S Western Ave,
Gardena, CA, 90247-0902
Tel: (310)527-0348
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.: 41%
Students by Grade Gardena Christian Academy & Preschool Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
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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  • Gardena Gardena Academy
    Montessori School
    16219 S Western Avenue
    Gardena , CA , 90247
    (310)532-4850
    Montessori School
    0  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  1-11
  • Gardena
    Saniku East West Language School
    Special Program Emphasis (Presbyterian)
    16110 La Salle Ave
    Gardena , CA , 90247
    (310)532-3770
    Special Program Emphasis (Presbyterian)
    0.2  mi  |  161  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Gardena
    Van Ness Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    15408 Van Ness Ave
    Gardena , CA , 90249
    (310)323-4956
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.7  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Torrance St Catherine Laboure School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3846 Redondo Beach Blvd
    Torrance , CA , 90504
    (310)324-8732
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Gardena Cross Road Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    2818 Manhattan Beach Blvd
    Gardena , CA , 90249
    (310)327-3094
    (Baptist)
    0.9  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  K-8

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