Gettysburg Seventh-day Adventist Church School

  • "Students serving God and mankind--now and for eternity." Adventist education began in the 1850's! It is the largest protestant edcuational system in the world! Bible-based Adventist education has always stood for excellence!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades 2-8
Year Founded1953

Student Body

Total Students10 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Gettysburg Seventh-day Adventist Church School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$300

School Notes

  • The global Seventh-day Adventist educational system includes 6,700 schools, colleges and universities, with approximately 66,000 teachers and 1,257,000 students.
  • Our schools are systematically evaluated and accredited.
  • Experienced teachers are certified and hold teaching credentials.
  • The IOWA Basic Skills Examination is administered to all students annually. Gettysburg students rank above the nation in all areas. We averaged at the 74 percentile in 2004.
  • An amazing two-thirds of our high school graduates continue on to college!
  • Except for Bible-based Health and Science, Adventist schools use textbooks that are typically used in state of the art public schools.
  • The school is operating in a new modern facility built in 2000.
  • The school is located on a wooded 14 acres in a rural setting. A nature/fitness trail was made in the summer of 2005.
  • Numerous opportunities are made available for students to serve the community throughout the year.
  • Handchimes, guitar, voice, band, piano, and recorder lessons are offered.
  • The school maintains up-to-date computer technology (XP Windows with Professional Office) with a 2:1 ratio.
  • The library is outstanding, well-maintained offering a wide-range of media.
  • There is a strong PTO (Home & School Association). Monthly meetings are interesting and informative.
  • Gettysburg, like all Adventist schools, is made available to people of other faiths who desire their children to learn in a safe and sound Christian-like environment.
  • Visit our website for up-to-date information including a calendar of events.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gettysburg
    Freedom Christian Schools
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 97 students
    5.5 miles
    3185 York Rd
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    (717) 624-3884
    5.5 PK-12
  • Abbottstown
    Paradise School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 134 students
    14.5 miles
    6156 W Canal Rd
    Abbottstown, PA 17301
    (717) 259-9537
    14.5 K-12
  • Hanover
    Grades: K-3 | 264 students
    11.2 miles
    55 Basilica Drive
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 632-8715
    11.2 K-3
  • Harrisburg
    Harrisburg Adventist School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: NS-9 | 71 students
    36.2 miles
    424 N Progress Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717) 545-7300
    36.2 NS-9
  • Huntingdon Valley
    Grades: PK-10 | 164 students
    116.3 miles
    1845 Byberry Rd
    Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
    (215) 947-6595
    116.3 PK-10

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