​Gateway Community Charter Schools

GCC provides high quality public charter school options at 18 campuses throughout the Sacramento region. We serve over 4,500 students within 8 unique educational options including: a K-8th grade college preparation academy, a 9-12th grade high school, three K-8th grade schools with an International Baccalaureate (IB) focus, and 4 community based schools with a blended learning model serving K-12th and 7th-12th grade students for credit recovery, acceleration, vocational, and career/workforce development.

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