Non-affiliation Disclaimer: Gray Military Academy and Gray College are in no way associated, affiliated with or connected in any way whatsoever to Gray Collegiate Academy (GCA).

Contact GCA: If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact: D.Todd Helms, Executive Director of Gray Collegiate Academy at 803-951-3321 or email him at 

Located at: 3833 Leaphart Road, West Columbia SC 29169 

Graduate with a High School Diploma

AND College Credits up to an Associates Degree

(Students must qualify and be approved for Dual Enrollment) 


GCA is a 9-12th grade Public Charter High School offering an accelerated collegiate academy curriculum

Gray Collegiate Academy is authorized by the South Carolina Public Charter School District.

Enroll online today for the 2014/2015 school year. To apply to GCA see the "Apply to GCA" tab above.

Gray Collegiate Academy provides to its students with an outstanding academic and athletic programa college preparatory program in 9th and 10th grade and dual enrollment in 11th and 12th grade. In 11th and 12 grade dual credit classes will replace and substitute as high school electives. Students do not have to take the high school credit if replaced by a college equivalent!

To view frequently asked questions concerning the school, see the "FAQ" tab above.

For information on how you may order/purchase Gray apparel, see the "Shop for School Apparel" under the Parent/Student tab above.

Counselor's Corner

Coming Soon!

School Announcements

School Board of Directors Meeting: The next GCA board meeting will be on Monday, May 18th from 2:00 to 3:00.



Today, 5/22/2015
High: 80 Low: 59
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 5/23/2015
High: 83 Low: 62
Partly sunny
2% chance of precipitation.

Moots' Message

Our first graduating class will have practice on Friday, June 5th, 8 am at the Harvest.  All graduates must attend this practice.  It will last around 90 minutes.  Your senior child already received order forms for their handshake picture.  Graduation is Saturday June 6th, 11 am at the Harvest.  Our Graduation will be videoed.  More details to come.

Students who need to retake the Compass must get an approval form from Mr. Moots before they can do the retake.  The deadline is tomorrow, however if it is taken by next Friday, May 29th, they will be good.  Even if it takes your child qualifies at the end of July, we will try and get them in.

Memorial Day
We will not have school Monday May 25th for observance of Memorial Day.

Senior's Last Day
May 22 will be the last day for seniors.  Make sure all work is completed.  

Info Technology
All students were given Info Technology.  This needs to be completed by May 29th, no exceptions. The grade on the 29th will be their final grade.  If your child hasn't completed this class as of yet, they need to get in done soon.

Dress Code and Cell Phone 

Please remind your child that school is not over yet and they MUST comply to the above.  We want to end this year strong!

10th and 11th grade students who haven't tested into all Dual Enrolled classes, must take the appropriate remediation before retaking the Compass.  You must get a form from Mr. Moots before you will be allowed to retest.  

Letters of Intent need to be turned in ASAP!

Registration for upcoming Freshmen is NOW.  Please get your application in ASAP to insure you have a spot.

Please when paying any school fees, pay with check or money order, no cash.

Upcoming Events

Friday, May 22
Seniors Last Day
Thursday, June 4
Last Day For Students
Saturday, June 6
GCA's First Graduation
11:00 a.m. The Harvest