Grace Brethren Christian School

GBCS is a fully accredited, Christian School with a mission to provide an environment of academic excellence conducive to developing educated citizens with a Biblical worldview who are prepared to represent our Lord Jesus Christ in all walks of life.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 500 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,350
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Grace Brethren Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
NILD Discovery Program
Year Founded
1965
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
500 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Grace Brethren Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
4 courses
Average SAT score
1090
(Out of 1600)
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
School shirt required, khaki pants

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from 9350 for elementary to 10,990 for high school beginning for the 2016-17 school year.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,900
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Dr. Prince Frimpong
Admissions Associate
Pam Porter

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
band, drama

School Notes

  • Students must have satisfactory grades and behavior from previous school. Students must pass entrance testing in reading and math. Families and students are interviewed during admission's process.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Grace Brethren Christian School cost?
Grace Brethren Christian School's tuition is approximately $9,350 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Grace Brethren Christian School?
The acceptance rate of Grace Brethren Christian School is 70%, which is lower than the national average of 82%. Grace Brethren Christian School's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Maryland with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Grace Brethren Christian School offer?
Grace Brethren Christian School offers 9 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Grace Brethren Christian School's ranking?
Grace Brethren Christian School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Lowest average acceptance rates, Highest percentage of students of color and Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Grace Brethren Christian School?
The application deadline for Grace Brethren Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Best school I ever went too. Great teachers and education.
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This is the best private school on this side of Prince George's County and I looked at them all! Great school, concerned teachers and good kids.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 500 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,350
  • Acceptance rate: 70%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Prince George's County, MD is $10,767 for elementary schools and $14,372 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Prince George's County, MD is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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