Gulf Coast Academy

of Science and Technology

Hernando County’s First Charter School

Gulf Coast Academy of Science and Technology is located in Spring Hill, Florida on the corner of Tillery Road and Lamson Avenue. For driving directions please click HERE.


GCA is part of Florida’s public school system. All subjects adhere to the Sunshine State Standards. Students are required to take the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.



Why GCA?

· Hands-On Science Learning Activities

· Weekly Field Experiences

· Applied Mathematics

· High-Interest Social Studies Curriculum

· Integrated Language Arts and Reading Program

· Technology Education Program

· Activity Based Physical Education

· Class Sizes Limited

· Increased On-Task Time

· Disciplined Learning Environment

· Research Based Instructional Methods 

· Portfolio Assessment

The faculty and staff are busily preparing for an AMAZING school year. We look forward to seeing all of our students, old and new in a few weeks!

Gulf Coast Academy

10444 Tillery Road

Spring Hill, Florida 34608

Gulf Coast Middle School

2139 Deborah Drive

Spring Hill, Florida 34609

Gulf Coast Academy of Science and Technology is committed to providing a unique education through weekly field experiences integrated with a hands-on advanced middle school curriculum.





Photos Above:

7th grade lords and ladies, castle building is part of our 7th grade renaissance unit.


Photo at Left:

Our technology curriculum includes Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Bryce Graphics, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Access, Lego Robotics, VEX Robotics, Digital Video and More!



Gulf Coast Academy of Science and Technology is a proud recipient of the 2008—2010 Best Practices “Charter School Dissemination Grant.” Through this funding source we are able to offer summer seminars and free training DVDs. For more information please click the logo above.