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.


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Moots' Message

Progress Reports
Due to state testing this week, progress reports will be sent home with your child Friday, May 8th.

ACT/WorkKeys Make-Up Dates
ACT will be Tuesday May 12th at 8 am
WorkKeys will be Wednesday May 13th at 8 am
This is mandatory, not optional!

Movie Night
Friday May 8th from 7 to 9 in our gym.  Flyer attached.

Parent Forum
Our next prospective parent forum will be this Tuesday May 5th starting at 7 pm in our gym. Please pass the word using all your social media skills.  If you don't have any, just ask your child. We had a great turn out last week and I want an even bigger one this week.

Dual Enrollment Exam For Monday

Monday, May 4th

8:00 - 10:00 a.m. ENG 101 / This is the 9 am class

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 Ms Aly 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.

School Announcements

School Board of Directors Meetings

Our next board meeting will be on Monday, May 18th from 2 to 3.

Athletic Information:
Please refer to our new athletic website: 


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 5
New Parent Forum 7 to 9 in our Gym
Friday, May 8
Movie Night in our Gym 7 to 9
Tuesday, May 12
Make Up ACT Exam
Wednesday, May 13
Make up WorkKeys Exam
Monday, May 18
School Board of Directors Meeting