Gethsemane Baptist Christian Academy

  • The purpose of the Gethsemane Baptist Church Learning and Child Care is to provide a wholesome Christian atmosphere of care and learning for children of preschool age by using Scripture, the latest Technology, innovative Educational Programs and creative Playtime and recreation.
  • By stressing personal Identity and GBC Christian Nurture, we will instill a strong sense of self-esteem and self-worth as our children S.T.E.P.-I.N to a whole new world of learning equipped with preschool kindergarten skills and beyond.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5

Student Body

Total Students39 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Gethsemane Baptist Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    1 miles
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    Newport News, VA 23607
    1 K-8
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    10.6 miles
    3628 Campbell Rd
    Newport News, VA 23602
    10.6 PK-5
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    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    1.1 miles
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    Newport News, VA 23607
    1.1 PK-K
  • Newport News
    Grades: PK-3 | 47 students
    4.4 miles
    1700 27th St
    Newport News, VA 23607
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    Grades: PK-8 | 147 students
    2.1 miles
    6812 River Road
    Newport News, VA 23607
    2.1 PK-8

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