Q: Is Grace and Glory Academy, affiliated with a specific church?
No. We are an independent non profit organization.
Q: What kind of families, would want to join Grace and Glory?
Those that desire to….
-increase family time and weave educational experiences throughout their lifestyle
-increase availability for ministry, home business, athletics, the arts or travel
-increase involvement and guidance in character training, values and morals
-increase flexibility in their schedule
-increase safety and monitoring
-offer alternatives to traditional academic approaches
-offer one-to-one teaching
-explore student’s God-given gifts, talents and passions to greater depths
-interact with adults and children of all ages in family-style learning, to improve social skills
-allow a student to repeat a grade; makeup lost credits and work towards getting back on track
-allow the Holy Spirit to be the ultimate guide for a Christ-centered, bible-based, education
Q: What kind of families, would not be a good fit for Grace and Glory?
-desire to follow un-schooling practices
-are unable (for any number of reasons) to take responsibility for their child’s education
-are unable (for any number of reasons) to fulfill record keeping responsibilities
-are unable to respect and submit to our leadership and policies
Q: Are Grace and Glory parents solely responsible for their child’s educational instruction?
Parents are required to be involved in atleast 51% of their child’s education at home, online or hybrid in-class.
Group classes may be used for select subjects, enrichment and supplements. Online/DVD Distance Learning programs (like Abeka) still require parental involvement and accountability. Parents must abide by record keeping policies and meet with our admin.
Q: What subjects are required to be taught?
In the state of California, private schools must offer students instruction in the following branches of study: English, Arithmetic, Social Studies & Geography, Science, Fine Art, Health and Physical Education.
Q: Are there a required number of educational days/hours?
In the state of California, there are no required number of educational hours for private school students, however, Grace and Glory Academy requires that all students complete between 155-175 educational “school days” (including field trips) per academic year.
Q: Does my child need vaccinations to enroll in Grace and Glory Academy?
In the state of California, the privately home educated students are the only ones exempt from mandatory immunizations. Students must be educated at home at least 51% of the time. Families enrolled in Grace and Glory may choose a full, partial or delayed immunization plan for their children, or completely decline immunizations.
Q: How do families apply for Grace and Glory Academy?
Contact us and arrange a time to submit an application. All families go through an interview process. New families must be prepared to provide a reference from a leader in your church or bible study. We desire for all participating families to be bible-believing, church-attending families who agree with our statement of faith.
Q: Can Charter School families enroll in Community Classes?
Yes. Our Community days are open to families of all school affiliations – private and public charter.