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PK-12|Private
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School leader:  Dr. Richard Rankin
2001 Gaston Day School Road
Gastonia, NC 28056

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(704) 864-7744
(704) 865-3813
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"Gaston Day School is best known for its college preparatory education"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Humanities, Mathematics, Performing arts, Technology...
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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54 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a student · July 19, 2016
I will admit that the academics at this school are very good, but my experience there was what lead to me leaving after only one year. I attended GDS for 7th grade on a scholarship/financial assistance basis and this was enough for my classmates... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 15, 2015
This is our second year at GDS. We were at a highly sought after magnet school in CMS until 2nd grade when we realized public school just wasn't going to be a good fit for our child. It was a tough decision to lose our spot at the magnet school,... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 26, 2015
Parents interested in the Learning Academy, please understand this is very limited assistance. It is more like very expensive tutoring at best. We regret ever sending our child there.

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Submitted by a parent · June 19, 2014
I have two children; one of whom is a student in a local public high school (his choice). My youngest began GDS as a kindergartner in 2013. As a parent who has had children in both private and public school systems, I can unequivocally say that... more

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Gaston Day School has rolling admissions with waiting pools for most grades, particularly in middle school. Because of demand for limited spaces, prospective families are encouraged to complete an application by April of each year.

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Last modified: July 19, 2016
Gaston Day School
2001 Gaston Day School Road, Gastonia, NC  28056
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 54 reviews. (704) 864-7744
Last modified Gaston Day School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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