Golden Bridge Academy

Located in Lima, Ohio, Golden Bridge Academy is a non-profit, private school for students in pre-school through 6th grade.
The premise behind the teaching at GBA is that all children learn at their own rate.
When given the opportunity to do this there is a genuine and lasting love of learning that is instilled at an early age and extends throughout life.
At Golden Bridge learning is hands on and developmentally appropriate.
Our mission is to help students learn in an environment that stimulates them to move, explore, have self-directed choices and a sense of competence in each of the completed activities.
In addition each student should have inner control over their emotions and be able to cognitively and emotionally start at their skill level and progress at their own rate.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 131 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,980
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Golden Bridge Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
1997

Student Body

Total Students
131 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
84%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
Golden Bridge Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
13 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform-Khaki pants, white top

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Discounts are available. Tuition can be paid in 10 or 12 monthly payments.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Kendra Gottschalk

School Notes

  • Located in Lima, Ohio, Golden Bridge Academy is a non-profit, private school for students in pre-school through 6th grade.
  • The premise behind the teaching at GBA is that all children learn at their own rate.
  • When given the opportunity to do this there is a genuine and lasting love of learning that is instilled at an early age and extends throughout life.
  • At Golden Bridge learning is hands on and developmentally appropriate.
  • Our mission is to help students learn in an environment that stimulates them to move, explore, have self-directed choices and a sense of competence in each of the completed activities.
  • In addition each student should have inner control over their emotions and be able to cognitively and emotionally start at their skill level and progress at their own rate.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Golden Bridge Academy cost?
Golden Bridge Academy's tuition is approximately $4,980 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Golden Bridge Academy?
The acceptance rate of Golden Bridge Academy is 97%, which is higher than the national average of 89%.
When is the application deadline for Golden Bridge Academy?
The application deadline for Golden Bridge Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 131 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,980
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Lima, OH is $3,296 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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