Grace Christian Academy

2320 Heybourne Rd,
Minden, NV, 89423
Tel: (775)782-7811
Grades: K - 8 | 62 students
Grace Christian Academy is a Christ-centered, classical educational institution that exists to provide excellent education and a Biblical worldview for our children, so that they may live their lives to the glory of God.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Grace Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 11 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 31 / Aug. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,700
Tuition Notes http://www.gcanevada.org/admissions.htm
% on Financial Aid 20%
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Deborah Conner
Admissions Associate Penny Larson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Cross Country, Track and Field, Winter TrackCross CountryTrack and Field,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Spring Chess Club Chess Club, Spring Chess Club,

School Notes:

    • Grace Christian Academy students are taught how to learn and how to interrelate and examine all knowledge as part of a larger whole defined by Christian truth. All learning is a unified effort and points to glorify God.
    • Our Christian school utilizes a classical approach to learning known as the Trivium. This time-proven methodology is composed of three interrelated phases that correspond with a child's developmental stages of learning. These phases also correspond with the Biblical categories of knowledge, understanding, and wisdom, thus enabling students to easily master subjects at the appropriate age.
    • Grace Christian Academy offers a full range of curriculum. From Kindergarten to 8th grade.
    • GCA is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and our teachers also receive training from the Association of Classical Christian Schools (ACCS). Some highlights are: An academically rigorous education grounded in Scripture with a Biblical worldview Low student to teacher ratio Systematic phonics instruction begins in kindergarten Cursive penmanship begins in 2nd grade Latin instruction begins in 3rd grade Formal Logic instruction begins in 8th grade Advanced math, grammar and writing curricula
    • Terra NovaTesting Grades 3-8

    Profile last updated: 01/22/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sierra Lutheran High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minden Montessori School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Educare dei Montessori (9.8 miles away)
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  • Minden Sierra Lutheran High School
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    1617 Water St Ste S
    Minden , NV , 89423
    (775)782-0060
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    3.5  mi  |  79  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Minden
    Minden Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1695 County Rd
    Minden , NV , 89423
    (775)782-9180
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    3.6  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  K
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    1004 Dresslerville Rd
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    (775)265-0688
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