Gold Coast Prep School (Closed 2022)

GCP Preschool-JK program provides a loving and caring experience inspired by Reggio Emilia approach to early education.
GCP provides a rigorous classical liberal arts education that teaches children to think. GCP is unique in that it provides a classical liberal arts education beginning in elementary school.
The GCP motto, Sapere Aude-Dare to Know, represents both the process and the endpoint of a classical liberal arts education. Rather than waiting until high school or college, GCP students form the mindset for critical thinking and learn cultural literacy from the very beginning of their educational journey.
They are taught the integrative nature of knowledge. Their broad education includes history, literature, art, and the systematic natures of language (English, Latin and Spanish), as well as math, science, and logic.
This rigorous curriculum, with a well defined program for the development of critical thinking, is designed to create the global leaders of tomorrow.
The children`s education is further enhanced with both national and international travel.
The GCP program is well designed for the academically talented or gifted student.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
88 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Gold Coast Prep School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
uniform polo shirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool 9300 part time and 17000 full time
Summer Program Cost Notes
Price varies
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Phillip D. Jackson


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Chess, Computer Programming, Cooking Club, Dance Club, Games Club, Latin Classics Team, Math Club, STEM Fun

Arts and Music Programs:
Chamber Choir, Music Lessons, Spanish Guitar

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness, Swim Club

School Notes

  • Gold Coast Prep Schoolseeks to admit students from families who are committed to partnering with GCP educators for the purpose of the academic, social and emotional development of their children.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Gold Coast Prep School cost?
Gold Coast Prep School's tuition is approximately $25,500 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Gold Coast Prep School?
The acceptance rate of Gold Coast Prep School is 60%, which is lower than the national average of 91%.
When is the application deadline for Gold Coast Prep School?
The application deadline for Gold Coast Prep School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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