Students Develop Eagerness and Love for LearningGrace Covenant Academy educates students Pre-K (3 yrs. old) through middle school. It holds an unwavering commitment to provide a safe, exciting, advanced, Christ-centered environment where students develop eagerness and love for learning. Within its Lake Norman-area facilities, students experience Biblical values, comprehensive academics, and exceptional educators. GCA’s balanced educational philosophy is reflected in weekly enrichment programs.

At GCA, we hope you see an aggressive education program with visionary leaders, parent partnerships, thriving students, and a pursuit of excellence – all in a God-honoring environment.

Early Education, Elementary, Middle

Director and Staff of 30

Student/Teacher Ratio

— 7:1, Threes
— 9:1, Fours
— 18:1, Elementary/Middle
(maximum class size of 18 with assistant help for core subjects)

GCA is a ministry of Grace Covenant Church. Teachers are required to be active and committed to a local church. Approximately 50% of the student body attends Grace Covenant Church; 24 other churches are represented.

Established in 2001

17301 Statesville Rd Cornelius, NC 28031

School Hours

— Morning drop off begins at 8:15
— Pre-K 8:30 – 12:30
— Elementary/Middle School 8:30 – 3:15

Our staff is committed to helping our students gain the best education possible. In addition to our individualized approach to teaching, we offer enrichment classes to help broaden the education of your child.

The following classes are available for our elementary and middle school students:

  • Art
  • Library
  • Performing Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Spanish
  • Technology