Gerard Preparatory School

Tel: (770)277-4722
Grades: PK - 12 | 189 students
GPS offers a student centered approach in 21st Century fully equipped classrooms with accredited core curriculum.
All certified teacher/mentors are committed to investing in the academic success, creative pursuits, and emotional/character development of each student.
Lowest classroom ratios underscore our  three decade long dedication to every student. AP and OnLine courses offer support and versitilty for 10th-12th grade students.
Our State Championship Archery team also offers the competitive edge at National levels.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Georgia Accrediting Commission
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Need + Math or Language support
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 189 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Gerard Preparatory School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Average SAT score 1540
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(See our website for dress code guidelines)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,800
Tuition Notes GPS does offer Educational Scholarships and multi-sibling discounts to those who qualify.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stacy Sage
Admissions Associate Mrs. Stacy Sage

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Archery, Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountryVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Cheerleading, Drama, Fine Arts, Music/Choir Cheerleading, Drama, Fine Arts, Music/Choir,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 06/11/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hope Springs Christian Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hope Springs Christian Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oak Meadow Montessori School (2.8 miles away)
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  • Lawrenceville Hope Springs Christian Learning Center
    Special Education School (Baptist)
    1239 Braselton Hwy
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30043
    (678)442-8785
    Special Education School (Baptist)
    0.1  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  2-8
  • Lawrenceville
    Oak Meadow Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2145 Collins Hill Rd.
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30043
    (770)963-8303
    Montessori School
    2.8  mi  |  112  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lawrenceville
    Collins Hill Christian School
    (Baptist)
    1612 Collins Hill Road
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30043
    (770)962-0642
    (Baptist)
    2.9  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Dacula Primrose School Of Dacula At Hamilton Mill
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2892 Hog Mountain Rd
    Dacula , GA , 30019
    (770)614-8830
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3.7  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Lawrenceville Agape Jr Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    263 Jackson St
    Lawrenceville , GA , 30045
    (678)378-0883
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    4.1  mi  |  87  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 22, 2014 - My grand children have been at this school for the past 9 years. I have seen them remain motivated academically, but even more so, they have remained "good kids." They are not trying to keep up with the current trends, or acting above their ages, they are true kids. They still like to be with family and spend more time talking to us, then texting to others. As a grand dad, it makes me say, this school is doing great things! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended April 28, 2013 - The teachers at this school really care about the students. I like that they encourage my child to learn in different ways; not just in a text book, but a lot of group and hands on activities. Also, the school has a "family style" community; it is nice to feel like we matter. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended May 21, 2012 - Both the low ratios and high standards of this school make it an excellent choice for families looking for school that goes beyond the textbooks. GPS is a teaching/mentoring school that invests in every student for their lifetime. It is really a school of excellence! - Posted by Administrator

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