Thank you for your interest in Gardendale Christian Academy. Don't hesitate to contact us with any questions. We are a participating school with the Alabama Opportunity Scholarship Fund and you can find information on their website


We encourage families to apply online as it simplifies submission and provides parents the ability to track the status of their child's application. To begin the Online Application process, Create an Account. Upon account creation, you will receive an email containing a verification link. Once your email address has been verified, log in to your account and Create A New Student Application for your child. You will then have the flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.

After submitting the application, you will be able to track your admissions status at the school by logging in to your account. In addition, you will be able to print the completed application and, monitor when the school receives any applicable supplemental forms.

We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at 205-631-9465.
Above, you will find two formats of the GCA Handbook. The .pdf format will open in your web browser. The .epub format is designed for use with Kindle or iBooks and will include hyperlinks. You can right click on the link and chose to download the linked file.

Gardendale Christian Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of this education policies, admissions policies, and athletic and other school administered programs.

Gardendale Christian Academy is a ministry of Gardendale Church of the Nazarene. For more information on Gardendale Nazarene, visit our website at