The GreaterYouth Christian Academy was founded in 2002 by Dr. Denise L. Folks for the purpose of providing small classroom instruction and instilling Christian values for children in grades Prek-8th.
The academy operates under the auspices of The Greater Church of The Risen Savior located in N.E. Baltimore City.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 87 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,600
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
87 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
Greater Youth Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress Code
(All Students 4-13 must be in uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Summer Program Cost
Summer Program Cost Notes
This fee is discounted for academy students


Total Sports Offered
2 sports

School Notes

  • The Greater Youth Christian Academy operates Monday-Friday from 8a.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • Our school year statrs the day after Labor Day and concludes in June. 
  • All children ages 4-13 wear uniforms daily - green or while polo shirt with the school's emblem and khaki pants or skirt and black shoes.
  • The school's tuition is $5600.00 per year ($560 per month). We participate in the MSDE BOOST funding program and the Children' Scholarship Fund Baltimore. 
  • These funding opportunities can be found on the particular websites.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 87 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,600
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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