Gateway Legacy Christian Academy

Gateway Legacy Christian Academy is an elite private school with Elementary, Middle and High School recently relocated to Florissant, MO..
We focus on individualized lessons and character education.  Our goal is to educate students with academic rigor, passion, and creativity balanced by teaching them leadership responsibilities and self-esteem.
Our academy represents various socio-economic and academic backgrounds and communities from across the Metro-East region.
The Academy seeks to extend its reach beyond its student body by having an impact upon students everywhere.
Gateway Legacy Christian Academy hosts international students from all over the world.
Over the years we have had the honor and privilege of connecting with students from Italy, China, Japan, Thailand, Spain, Belgium, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Mexico, Korea and Latvia as well as Venezuela and Brazil. Our class sizes allow us to meet the individual needs of each student.
We have a top-notch sports program and a wide variety of P.E. classes. Our staff has a passion for teaching and each student is loved and appreciated as an individual.
We have art, music, foreign language, technology, and extracurricular activities.
We are accredited through Cognia and recognized with the State of Missouri and have an NCAA approved program. Call for a tour today!.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-12
  • Enrollment: 196 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Gateway Legacy Christian Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 1-12
Year Founded
2005

Student Body

Total Students
196 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
80%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Gateway Legacy Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
25 students
Number of AP Courses
5 courses
Average SAT score
1200
Average ACT score
25
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Khaki, gray or black bottoms and any color polo or collared shirts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates for the 2020-2021 school year for American students range from $3500 to $6500, plus fees. Tuition rates and fees differ for International students, with housing and elite advanced athletics ranges from $22,000 - $36,000.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Melissa Morrison
Admissions Associate
Tina Way

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Student Government

Arts and Music Programs:
Art & Photography

School Notes

  • Individualized Lessons
  • Character Education
  • Affordable Tuition
  • Caring Staff
  • Creative and Relaxed Environment
  • Foreign Languages
  • Music, Art, and Electives
  • Monthly Payment Plan available
  • Diverse Student Body
  • Foreign Exchange Program
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Gateway Legacy Christian Academy?
The acceptance rate of Gateway Legacy Christian Academy is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 90%.
What sports does Gateway Legacy Christian Academy offer?
Gateway Legacy Christian Academy offers 8 interscholastic sports: Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Gateway Legacy Christian Academy?
The application deadline for Gateway Legacy Christian Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 1-12
  • Enrollment: 196 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in St. Louis County, MO is $15,121 for elementary schools and $17,167 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in St. Louis County, MO is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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