Private Schools in Gaston County, North Carolina

There are 9 Private Schools in Gaston County, North Carolina, serving a population of 214,049 people in an area of 356 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 23,783 people, and 1 Private School per 39 square miles.

In North Carolina, Gaston County is ranked 61st of 100 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 9th of 100 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Gaston County Private Schools

Find Gaston County, North Carolina private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


Cramerton Christian Academy 426 Woodlawn Avenue Cramerton, NC

Faith Christian Academy 826 Stanley Spencer Mountain Road Gastonia, NC

First Wesleyan Christian School 208 South Church Street Gastonia, NC

Gaston Christian School 1625 Lowell Bethesda Road Gastonia, NC

Gaston Day School 2001 Gaston Day School Road Gastonia, NC

St Michaels Catholic School 704 Saint Michaels Lane Gastonia, NC

Stanley Christian Academy PO Box 307 Stanley, NC

Tabernacle Christian Academy 2128 Dallas Cherryville Highway Dallas, NC

Victory Christian Academy 310 Carolina Avenue Gastonia, NC

About Gaston County Private Schools

Gaston County Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Gaston County, NC. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as North Carolina Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires North Carolina State to provide education to all children.

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  • Gaston County private school curriculum
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Gaston County Private School Statistics

Find Gaston County Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Gaston County Private School Enrollment
 Gaston CountyNorth Carolina
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment1,22062,431
Kindergarten Enrollment269 (9.5%)13,169 (10.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,189 (11.2%)48,474 (9.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,011 (9.4%)50,320 (9.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,342 (11.4%)46,703 (8.8%)
Gaston County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Gaston CountyNorth Carolina
Less than 9th Grade Education7,784 (5.3%)333,408 (4.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)15,640 (10.6%)556,286 (8.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)45,116 (30.7%)1,771,742 (26.1%)