Grove Avenue Christian School

8701 Ridge Road
Henrico, VA 23229-0232
Tel: (804)741-2860
Grades: NS - 12 | 232 students
Grove Avenue Christian School was established in 1978 as one of the many ministries of Grove Avenue Church.
The school offers Christian education in grades Pre K-3 through high school.
We believe that Christian education is an extension of the Christian home and should be established in conjunction with parents in training young people for an abundant Christian life in the real world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Grove Avenue Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Collegiate School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Richmond Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is West End Montessori School (1.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Henrico
    Grades: K-8 | 291 students
    0.5 miles
    499 N Parham Rd
    Henrico, VA 23229
    (804)741-0040
    0.5K-8
    291
  • Richmond
    Grades: PK-5 | 102 students
    1.2 miles
    9307 Quioccasin Rd
    Richmond, VA 23229
    (804)523-7536
    1.2PK-5
    102
  • Richmond
    Grades: PK-8 | 452 students
    1.3 miles
    9501 Gayton Rd
    Richmond, VA 23229
    (804)740-1048
    1.3PK-8
    452
  • Henrico
    Grades: K-12 | 1610 students
    1.5 miles
    103 N Mooreland Road
    Henrico, VA 23229
    (804)740-7077
    1.5K-12
    1610
  • Henrico
    Jack & Jill School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 82 students
    1.5 miles
    8316 Michael Rd
    Henrico, VA 23229
    (804)270-3030
    1.5K-1
    82

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