Gilbert Christian Schools
5.00 (6 reviews)
- Gilbert Christian Schools is a NCA Accredited Private Evangelical College Prep school in the southeast valley.
- Emphasis is on individual students. Please visit our website for more information including our tuition schedule, doctrine and mission statements. Two elementary campuses and one high school campus
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||1367 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 38%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||93 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Advanced Chemistry Lab, Advanced Human Anatomy, Advanced Physics Lab, Advanced Strings Orchestra, AP Biology Lab, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry Lab, AP Physics Lab, AP US History, Honors English|
|Average SAT score||1095|
|Average ACT score||23|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(polo shirt with school logo)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition varies per grade. Please visit our website for current tuition information. Go to gcsaz.org/admission for more information|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Dennis Bock|
|Total Sports Offered||12 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Cheering, Cross Country,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Drama, Lego, Yearbook|
Club or Organization:
American Heritage Girls, Chess Club, Robotics Club
Arts and Music Programs:
Recreational Athletic Programs:
After School Sports Program, Golf Lessons
- Last report card, interview with a principal for grades 4-12, parent referrences, pastoral reference, parents and students who want to be involved in a Christ-centered, educational environment.
- Two elementary campuses and one high school campus
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Gilbert Grades: K-12 | 42 students
2175 S Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85295
(480)857-0455 2.6 K-12
- Phoenix Grades: PK-12 | 453 students
1751 W Indian School Road
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602)265-4707 24.3 PK-12
- Chandler Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
1150 N. Dobson Road
Chandler, AZ 85224
(480)963-1900 8.7 9-12
After starting at a brand new school at the beginning of the 6th grade year - changing to Gilbert Christian - agritopia campus - has been absolutely a blessing. Fantastic dedicated teachers, wonderful staff and quality education with a strong focus on academics. It was the best decision we made and if had known the school was so great we would have switched years before. I highly recommend you consider this excellent environment!!!
- Posted by Parent - Angie K
Affording Christian schooling seemed like an impossibility but when I learned about STO dollars and took the time to apply for them, our tuition ended up being covered in full. We were shocked! Our children receiving biblical teaching, top-notch academic instruction and love from the staff and their teachers has been one of the biggest blessings of my parenting years, especially after the initial decision to choose the "right" school for our kids had seemed so daunting. I cry almost every time I am on the campus because I become overwhelmed by the fact that my children have the opportunity to be educated first about the Lord and then to have incredible instruction in all subjects while in a small classroom setting. I can't say enough about this school and pray that we will be able to stay here for many years to come.
- Posted by Parent - SMT
Gilbert Christian School has been a blessing to our family. Class sizes are small with an excellent teacher to student ratio. Students are highly encouraged to apply standards of biblical truth to all lessons. Teachers are passionate and hold high expectations while engaging the hearts of their students. The leadership and vision of Gilbert Christian provides a beacon of light within the community. As a mother and teacher, I see firsthand the preparation that goes into each lesson in providing a Christian worldview where students are challenged to live boldly for Christ. Students are taught to think critically and are emboldened to recognize God's craftsmanship in their lives.
- Posted by Teacher - Melissa Baker
I have a 1st Grader here and what a year we have had! This school is outstanding and it shines through my daughter. Excellent combination of high academic standards, while allowing them to be kids and find their interests. Each teacher we have had contact with is kind, open, loving and structured. Classrooms are well managed, campus is beautiful and the principal is a champion for her students and her teachers! We could not be happier!!!
- Posted by Parent - Jennifer
Last summer we moved from WA to Gilbert and the most important decision we had to make was school for our boys. Gilbert Christian lived up to every expectation and so much more! Immediately we saw the enthusiasm of the teachers to teach. From the principal to the entire staff they look for the great attributes in each child and encourage them. They have been accepted by their peers and included even as the "new" kids. The small class size has allowed my boys to learn so much more! As a mom I immediately found a community of people that cared about our family. One of my sons has had health challenges and they have come alongside of him and us! I HIGHLY recommend the GCS!
- Posted by Parent - Julee Dilley
I am so thankful for the experience my children have received from attending GCS. They were prepared academically for college, developed lifelong friendships and grew in their faith. An amazing school!
- Posted by Parent - Jim
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