Fullington Academy

Tel: (229)645-3383
Grades: PK-12 | 279 students
Fullington Academy is located in Pinehurst, Georgia, on highway 41 South.
This small town, with a population of a few hundred, hosts the only private academy in Dooly County.
Fullington has educated students for over 35 years and it continues to provide exceptional educational opportunities for its students.
Its exceptionality is attested by the rigorous standards with which it must comply in order to continue as an academic facility.
The Georgia Independent School Association (G.I.S.A.) governs academics and athletics.
The G.I.S.A. is the governing body for over one hundred and thirty schools all over the state of Georgia including Fullington Academy. Fullington is accredited with the Georgia Accrediting Commission and undergoes evaluation to hold its status every five years. However, the school is reviewed every year.
The school began operations as Fullington Academy in the fall of 1970.
There were only two buildings on the campus.
The primary building and the high school building were used to educate students in the first through twelfth grades.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 279 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Fullington Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Kristi Greer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Riflery, Softball, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballCheering,
FootballGolf,
RiflerySoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 4H, Beta Club-Junior and Senior, Future Farmers of America, Glee Club (Chorus) 4H, Beta Club-Junior and Senior,
Future Farmers of America,
Glee Club (Chorus),

School Notes:

  • Fullington Academy is located in Pinehurst, Georgia, on highway 41 South. This small town, with a population of a few hundred, hosts the only private academy in Dooly County. Fullington has educated students for over 30 years and it continues to provide exceptional educational opportunities for its students. Its exceptionality is attested by the rigorous standards with which it must comply in order to continue as an academic facility. The Georgia Independent School Association (G.I.S.A.) governs academics and athletics. The G.I.S.A. is the governing body for over one hundred and thirty schools all over the state of Georgia including Fullington Academy. Fullington is accredited with the Georgia Accrediting Commission and undergoes evaluation to hold its status every five years. However, the school is reviewed every year. The school began operations as Fullington Academy in the fall of 1970. There were only two buildings on the campus. The primary building and the high school building were used to educate students in the first through twelfth grades.

Profile last updated: 01/28/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Christian School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Christian School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Westfield Schools (20.2 miles away)
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    13.1 miles
    713 Mennonite School Rd
    Montezuma, GA 31063
    (478)472-5797
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    16.2 miles
    11192 State Route 224
    Montezuma, GA 31063
    (478)472-8264
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