The mission and philosophy of education at Greater Things Christian Academy is to engage and educate the whole student: heart, mind, and will. We accomplish this mission by delivering rigorous academics in a differentiated and individualized approach to instruction through a biblical perspective that develops students to become fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ.

GTCA is located in Burns, Tennessee, and is a member of the Association of Christian Schools, International (ACSI). We are currently enrolling for the 2015-2016 school year. Please click here to apply online!

Already enrolled? Log into Parents Web here.


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GTCA June Open House Dates

GTCA Open House

We invite you to join us for our Open House! Stop in to tour the school, meet teachers, see classrooms, review curriculum, and get answers to your questions.

  • Preschool and Elementary Open House on June 23rd from 5PM to 8PM
  • Middle and High School Open House on June 25th from 5PM to 8PM

For more information, contact our office at 441-4822 or email

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Lasting Legacy Rewards Program

Watch this video to learn about the new “Lasting Legacy Rewards Program” for GTCA families. This program rewards families for staying with GTCA with discounts and credits: “The Longer You Stay, The Less You Pay.”

Latest Updates from GTCA

Watch this video to learn about updates for the coming 2015-2016 school year!

What We Offer


Junior Academy

Our Junior Academy is a five-day per week preschool for two, three, and four year old children.


Elementary School

The mission of GTCA’s elementary school is to promote an inquisitive and fun pursuit of knowledge and wisdom through classroom instruction, weekly chapel, hands on learning, and field trips.


Middle School

Middle school at GTCA is fun and challenging. Our teachers are passionate about helping students excel in gaining both knowledge and wisdom, while ensuring that students understand concepts and make correlations to other subjects.


High School

We currently offer 9th and 10th grade, and plan to offer 11th and 12th over the next two years. Our partnership with Liberty University Online Academy enables students to graduate from a SACS CASI-accredited high school.

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Summer Care

Summer Care is now open for all children 2-8 years of age, available June 1-July 31. Care is provided each week day from as early as 6:00 a.m. to as late as 6:00 p.m. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are included each day, along with activities like chapel, reading program, video games, outdoor activities/playground, water game days, hands-on-activities, educational reinforcement, movies, art projects and crafts, inflatable fun days, scavenger hunts, and sports. Download a registration form!



We offer flag football, basketball, baseball, and soccer for elementary school students. Middle and high schoolers can choose between girls’ volleyball, basketball, and golf.

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About Us

Find out more about our school, our staff, and our mission. Start here!

Tuition and Enrollment

Submit your application online and download important resources. Click here!

Employment Opportunities

Join our team! Find out more about our openings.

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