High School Profile
GCA High school students have a diverse program at their fingertips which includes 13 honors courses, 9 AP courses, dual enrollment with over 45 colleges and universities to choose from, and a state-wide work-based learning program. The graduating class of 2021 earned a total of 1,434 college credits and 20 graduates earned their associate degree along with their high school diploma.
Georgia Cyber Academy (GCA) is a virtual, tuition free, public charter school serving grades K-12 authorized by the State of Georgia in 2007. GCA utilizes award winning online learning programs. GCA is an AdvancED accredited charter school that provides online curriculum and education services to students in kindergarten through high school. GCA offers a competitive, individualized high school program.
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Additional requirement information may be located at www.doe.k12.ga.us
- GCA is a non-ranking school
- Honors, AP and DE courses are given weight only in the cumulative GPA
- Honors receive an extra half point for Cs and above
- AP/DE receive an extra point for Cs and above
Summa Cum Laude: Graduates who have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 4.0 or better and have at least two units of Advanced Placement or Dual Enrollment courses.
Magna Cum Laude: Graduates who have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.75 – 3.99 and have at least two units of Advanced Placement or Dual Enrollment courses
Cum Laude: Graduates who have maintained a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.75
Valedictorian is the summa cum laude graduate who has the highest GPA
Salutatorian is the summa cum laude graduate who has the second highest GPA.
*2nd semester senior grades are excluded from Calculations
*Honor graduate requirements have been updated for the 21-22 school year
Rigor Course Offerings
Class of 2021 Demographics
41% Male, 59% Female
Top 10%: 4.39
Top 50%: 3.80
College Credits Earned
Associates Degrees Earned
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Georgia Cyber Academy offers a diverse curriculum designed to meet the individual needs of students who are seeking a challenging college preparatory experience. GCA’s curriculum offerings prepare students for the challenges beyond high school. Course offerings are determined by State of Georgia and State Charter Schools Board of Education requirements, student selection, availability of staff, and cost effectiveness.
Advanced Placement Courses
GCA offers the 9 AP courses listed below. Qualifying students have an opportunity to take additional pre-approved AP courses through Georgia Virtual School at no cost.
- AP Language/Composition
- AP Calculus AB
- AP Biology
- AP World History
- AP US Government and Politics
- AP Literature/Composition
- AP Statistics
- AP Environmental Science
- AP US History
Counseling and Support Services
The mission of Georgia Cyber Academy’s Counseling Department is to provide a data-driven comprehensive school counseling program that is proactive, developmentally appropriate and one that will assist students in acquiring the mindsets and behaviors needed to become productive students, responsible citizens, and lifelong learners. The counselors at GCA will collaborate with all stakeholders, including students, parents/ guardians, staff and community members to work towards meeting the needs of all students. Please see the counseling page for specific information on the counseling department.
High School Administration