Gilead Christian School

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  • GCS exists primarily to assist parents in fulfilling their divine responsibility to train thoroughly each child to obey God in every area of life.
  • This is accomplished by providing programs of learning experiences to guide the individual student in understanding, appreciating and relating to the truth of God as revealed in His Word, His world and in the Holy Spirit.
  • Academically, the school seeks to provide a learning program which is flexible and comprehensive enough to offer the best education possible for each individual student.
  • Additional supportive programs include a nurturing daycare for children(newborn-12th grade), a kindergarten preparatory preschool program, a competitive athletic program, and a fine arts and music program.
  • In the final analysis, it is the purpose of Gilead Christian School to help the student to grow as Jesus grew, "in wisdom and in stature and in favor with God and Man.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationFriends
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAll Mild Differences
Year Founded1980

Student Body

Total Students206 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeGilead Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses50 courses
Average ACT score21
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Polo shirts and khaki pants or skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,650
Tuition NotesK- $2,689 1-5 $4,361 6- $4,468 7-8 $4,650 9-12 $4,778
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$21,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorK-6 Lisa Baker-419-947-5739; 7-12 Mandy Rich 419-946-5990

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting
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School Reviews

5  2/24/2015
My daughter and son attend Gilead Christian and have since birth 2004 & 2008. Both children have excelled in the program and the structure of learning the bible and about Christ make the program a wonderful place to be. My children love the classroom sizes and are given the attention they need to excel. I have a daughter who is a straight A student and a son who is just reaching the end of kindergarten and is in the top 3 of his class of 19. The schools views and love of the children shine through and the cost is very low considering the average of school tuitions. Thank you GCS for being the school of choice for our family!
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