Grades: K - 6 | 47 students
The Gloria S.
Friend Christian Academy is located in the downtown area of Columbus, and is committed to bringing back to our society the power of school and family working together to build a Christian society for the future.
We believe in the Sovereignty of God as revealed in the works of His creation, and through His redemptive plan for salvation.
To empower God's children by pursuing excellence in education through quality instruction and strong Biblical teachings as it relates to value formation, a Christian lifestyle and worship, as well as a focus on multiculturalism with an emphasis on the African-American experience.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten - 6|
|Learning Programs Supported||Differentiated Instruction|
|Total Students||47 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||94%
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||50%|
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(Navy-pants/jumpers; White-dress shirt/blouse;)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,150|
|Tuition Notes||Assessment Fee: $20 Enrollment Fee:$60; Tuition: $4150; Multi-Siblings Discount 5%; Ohio EdChoice Participating School|
|% on Financial Aid||95%|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$4,150|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
ColumbusGrades: PK-8 | 260 students
700 S 3rd St
Columbus, OH 43206
ColumbusGrades: KG-8 | 64 students
322 Stewart Ave
Columbus, OH 43206
ColumbusGrades: K-6 | 100 students
1490 E Main St
Columbus, OH 43205
ColumbusGrades: NS-5 | 97 students
72 Woodland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43203
ColumbusGrades: PK-8 | 290 students
933 Hamlet St
Columbus, OH 43201
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