Grace Christian School is accredited by both the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) as well as AdvancED (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools). 


ACSI: ACSI, headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is comprised of nearly 24,000 member Christian schools in more than 100 nations. ACSI is a leader in strengthening Christian schools and equipping Christian educators worldwide, providing services through a network of 28 regional offices. The organization accredits Protestant PreK–12 schools. Learn more at



Cognia: Cognia is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that conducts rigorous, on-site external reviews of PreK-12 schools and school systems to ensure that all learners realize their full potential. Cognia has expertise grounded in more than a hundred years of work in school accreditation. Cognia is a trusted partner to 32,000 schools and school systems across the United States and 70 other nations. Learn more at


sacs_accred_seal_blk In addition to memberships with both accrediting organizations, Grace Christian School is a member of the Virginia Council for Private Education (VCPE). VCPE approves the accreditation processes for private schools in the Commonwealth. They are committed to the preservation of pluralism in American education and to the right of parents to choose an education appropriate for their children. VCPE monitors legislation affecting private schools. It also serves as a vehicle through which the public school viewpoint may be conveyed to the nonpublic school constituency. Learn more at


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