Greater Atlanta Christian School in Lilburn Township, GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    PK, K-12
  • Students
    1,862
  • Type
    Private, Religious
  • Religion
    Restorationist
  • Reviews
    82 4.2
  • Ranking

Greater Atlanta Christian School is a private Restorationist school in Lilburn Township, Georgia. It has 1,862 students in grades PK and K-12. There have been 82 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1575 Indian Trail Lilburn Rd
Norcross, GA 30093
(770) 243-2210

Ratings and Reviews
4.2 from 82 reviews
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    • Recent Alumnus
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Their policies can be very extreme and unfavorable to many. They look for trouble too often and not too many students like the admin. They are very nosy and thats really uncomfortable and rude.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I would honestly do it all over again for the most part GACS was really good and I have made life long friends in students and teachers. Its a good school and should receive more credit.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 5
    Teachers: I have loved all my teachers. The sad thing is that many are leaving this year. The teaching staff is dedicated though.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 5
    Resources & Facilities: The campus is beautiful and new things are being added all the time. Everything is clean they like to keep everything organized and clean. There are lots of opportunities to meet with teachers they all have office hours its very helpful. Parents are very involved and you will see them on campus.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 5
    Health & Safety: GACS is extremely safe and they have our best interest at heart. They are constantly worried and want to protect us. The campus is safe and even though in a bad part of town i have never felt unsafe.

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Wesleyan School 4 mi. 1,135
3.33 St. Pius X Catholic High School 8 mi. 1,116
3.66 Marist School 9 mi. 1,079
4.00 Paideia School 14 mi. 972
Atlanta International School 13 mi. 1,020

Around Greater Atlanta Christian School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 52%
Female 47%

Student Diversity

Greater Atlanta Christian School United States Atlanta International School Marist School Paideia School St. Pius X Catholic High School Wesleyan School
White 68.0% 51.6% 75.0% 83.0% 77.0% 79.0% 90.0%
African American 17.0% 15.2% 4.0% 5.0% 14.0% 7.0% 4.0%
Asian 8.0% 4.7% 13.0% 3.0% 7.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Hispanic 2.0% 24.5% 3.0% 4.0% 0% 8.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 3.0% 3.0% 0% 2.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
PreK 2.2%
Kindergarten 4.2%
Grade 1 5.7%
Grade 2 5.8%
Grade 3 5.9%
Grade 4 7.0%
Grade 5 7.2%
Grade 6 7.8%
Grade 7 9.4%
Grade 8 9.2%
Grade 9 9.7%
Grade 10 9.6%
Grade 11 8.2%
Grade 12 8.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 33% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 24% Top notch facilities
  • 19% Lifelong friends
  • 16% Great athletic program
  • 11% Networking
  • 5% Faith based teaching
  • 5% Academic offerings
  • 5% Amazing parties
  • 5% Great bond within each class ex. '13
  • 3% Teacher/Administrator longevity
  • 3% Good community
  • 3% Fun school and learning is fun

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% The new lunch by SAGE
  • 25% Math/Science Teachers
  • 8% Administration
  • 8% Strict dress code
  • 8% Dumb rules at time

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% Good school, Good people, Great athletics
  • 11% Private School and really good food
  • 11% Except the food is not good
  • 11% High-tech

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 10 responses

  • 70% College Campus
  • 30% Fabulous

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 67% Get involved, Study, and make friends w/ teachers
  • 17% Get involved in sports and other activities
  • 17% Be yourself their is a friend for everyone

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 100% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.