Gateway Legacy Christian Academy

     Tel: (618)288-0452
Grades: PK - 12 | 67 students
Gateway Legacy Christian Academy is a small, Christian school in Glen Carbon, IL.
We focus on individualized lessons and character education.
All curriculum is Christ-centered.
Our small class sizes allow us to meet the individual needs of each student.
Our staff has a passion for teaching and each student is loved and appreciated as an individual.
We have art, music, keyboarding, foreign languate, technology, and extracurricular activities.
We are accredited through the North Central Association/AdvancEd.
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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild to Moderate Leraning Differences
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 67 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Gateway Legacy 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 20%
Average Class Size 9 students
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki,Navy or black bottoms and Red, White, Blue or Black Polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rates for the 2013-2014 school year for domestic day-students range from $1100 to $3000, plus fees.
% on Financial Aid 33%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Candice Seidler
Admissions Associate Lynda Bolla- Secretary

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Cross Country, VolleyballCross CountryVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art & Photography, Cheer Club, Cooking Club, School newspaper, Student Government Cheer Club, Cooking Club, Art & Photography,
School newspaper,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • Individualized Lessons
  • Character Education
  • Affordable Tuition
  • Caring Staff
  • Creative and Relaxed Environment
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Foreign Languages
  • Music, Art, and Keyboarding
  • Monthly Payment Plan available
  • Diverse Student Body
  • Foreign Exchange Program

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Metro-East Lutheran High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lahr-well Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Edwardsville KinderCare (1.7 miles away)
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  • Glen CarbonLahr-well Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Po Box 401
    Glen CarbonIL62034
    (618)288-8024
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.2 mi | 30 students | Gr. UG                      
  • EdwardsvilleEdwardsville KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    500 Goshen Road
    EdwardsvilleIL62025
    (618)656-0268
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • EdwardsvilleMetro-East Lutheran High School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    6305 Center Grove Road
    EdwardsvilleIL62025
    (618)656-0043
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.2 mi | 221 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MaryvilleMaryville Christian School
      (Baptist)
    Po Box 579
    MaryvilleIL62062
    (618)667-8221
      (Baptist)
    2.3 mi | 140 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • EdwardsvilleSt Marys School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1802 Madison Ave
    EdwardsvilleIL62025
    (618)656-1230
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.6 mi | 232 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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