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.

War Eagles Athletic Team Schedules

Football Schedule

September 18th- @ River Bluff (JV)

September 19th- @ Estill

September 26th- @ Lexington (JV)

October 3rd- @ Scott's Branch

October 10th- @ Great Falls

October 17th- @ North Myrtle Beach Christian

October 24th- Open

October 31st - Blountstown High (Florida)

Scrimmage times will be announced and all games will be at 7:30 pm

Volleyball Schedule:

September 18th- Home vs Lewisville JV/Varsity

September 22nd- Home vs. Heathwood Hall JV/Varsity

September 25th- Home vs. Wilson Hall JV/Varsity

October 1st- Wilson Hall JV/Varsity

October 4th- Spring Valley Tournament varsity only

October 7th- Home Charleston math and Science JV only

October 9th- @ Lewisville

October 13th- @ WW King

October 14th- Heathwood JV/Varsity

Please note that dates are subject to change


School Announcements

John Oliver named head baseball coach

John Oliver has been named head baseball coach at GCA, the school announced on Tuesday. Oliver spent the past 20 years as an assistant coach at Toms River (N.J.) High School North. Oliver helped the Mariners to a 317-111 record during his tenure and state championships in 1997, 2008 and 2009.

'Were excited to have Coach Oliver join the GCA family as our head baseball coach," said Holmes, athletic director at GCA. 'He's the perfect fit for GCA and will meet the needs of our student-athletes and program.

GCA Board Election

1.) All nominations must be emailed to our board chair, Teresa Brazell ( , NLT close of business Sept. 19th.

2.) Vote will take place from 8am-5pm October 2nd at the school.  There will be one vote per family per child in attendance at GCA.  All employees also get one vote each.

Athletic Information:

Please check under the Athletic Tab for information on conditioning and workout schedules.  

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 17
Softball Workout SC Baseball Academy 2656 Augusta HWY Lexington, SC
Baseball Workout SC Baseball Academy
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Thursday, September 18
Volleyball-Home vs Lewisville JV/Varsity
GCA War Eagles Football @ River Bluff (JV)
7:30 PM
Friday, September 19
GCA War Eagles Football @ Estill
7:30 PM
Monday, September 22
Softball Workout SC Baseball Academy 2656 Augusta HWY Lexington, SC
Volleyball-Home vs. Heathwood Hall JV/Varsity
Baseball Workout SC Baseball Academy
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
School Board of Directors Meeting
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, September 24
Softball Workout SC Baseball Academy 2656 Augusta HWY Lexington, SC
Baseball Workout SC Baseball Academy
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM


Today, 9/17/2014
High: 85 Low: 63
Slight chance thunderstorms
20% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/18/2014
High: 80 Low: 62
Mostly cloudy
12% chance of precipitation.