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For more than 20 years Grace Covenant Academy has been providing families in the Lake Norman Area with a passionate and quality Christian education.
We value parent partnership, thoughtful academics, and a faith-based community.
Students are encouraged to engage academics through a biblical lens in all areas of learning.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 265 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Grace Covenant Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2001

Student Body

Total Students
265 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Grace Covenant Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Logo shirt, khaki, denim or navy bottoms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
The tuition range is $3000 - $8500
% on Financial Aid
5%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Brooke Sanderson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Lego Club, Stretch n Grow

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Private Music Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Flag Football, Soccer Shots

School Notes

  • Grace Covenant Academy is a private Christian school in the Lake Norman area near Charlotte, NC that serves students ages 3 - grade 8.
  • We are celebrating growth in all way, including new facilities and the addition of middle school athletics.
  • Come join our amazing community, and you'll immediately know what makes GCA so special!
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Grace Covenant Academy?

The acceptance rate of Grace Covenant Academy is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 87%.

What sports does Grace Covenant Academy offer?

Grace Covenant Academy offers 7 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer and Volleyball.

What is Grace Covenant Academy's ranking?

Grace Covenant Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Grace Covenant Academy?

The application deadline for Grace Covenant Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Our 6th year here at GCA and I am a bigger fan each year. I love how they balance such a quality education, rich enrichments and an atmosphere where everyone feels seen and valuable.
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5  
I can tell you transferring our child from public to this private school was the best thing we could have done for our child. GCA is the most loving, nurturing and academically challenging schools. If you want your child to to be loved and taught true christian values, then this is the place.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NC School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 265 students
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Mecklenburg County, NC is $13,953 for elementary schools and $12,972 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Mecklenburg County, NC is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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