Gaston Christian School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
1625 Lowell Bethesda Rd
Gastonia, NC 28056
Tel: (704)824-4128
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  • The mission of Gaston Christian School is to help students mature spiritually and excel academically by offering a Biblically-integrated, college preparatory program that will enable them to impact the kingdom of God by living productive Christian lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1980

Student Body

Total Students939 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeGaston Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Lang. and Comp., AP Statistics, AP US History,
Average SAT score1160
Average ACT score23
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorRachel Johnston

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfRiflery,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Costuming, Drama, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Interact, International Club, International Thespian Society, Junior Heart Board, Mock Trial, National Beta Club, National Honor Society, Praise Band, Quiz Bowl, Spirit Club, Student Gov. Association, Technical Drama Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Costuming, Drama, Interact, Mock Trial, Praise Band, Quiz Bowl, Spirit Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
International Club,
International Thespian Society,
Junior Heart Board,
National Beta Club,
National Honor Society,
Student Gov. Association,
Technical Drama,

School Notes

  • Gaston Christian School, founded in 1980, is a nondenominational, college-preparatory school serving students in grades PK-3 through 12.
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School Reviews

5  7/24/2015
I am thrilled with the academics my child receives along with the Biblical principles! The sports, clubs, and after school activities make for a well rounded child! Thanks GCS!
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