Silliman Institute

Tel: (225)683-5383
Grades: PK - 12 | 456 students
Silliman Institute, located in the pastoral community of Clinton, Louisiana, has a rich heritage in education dating back to 1852 when Silliman Female Collegiate Institute was founded.
The original institute offered secondary and collegiate curricula.
It was renowned for its successful graduates, many of whom became educators in Clinton and surrounding communities.
This dedication to excellence in education is continuing today.
The school offers classes from pre-kindergarten through 12th grade. Silliman Institute strives for a balanced program incorporating both academics and athletics. In addition to preparing students for college, Silliman Institute helps students prepare for life.
Most of the students graduating from Silliman Institute continue their education in institutions of higher learning.
Many have returned to their communities to become productive citizens and civic leaders.
Silliman Institute can boast a proud heritage of providing students the opportunity to gain a quality education that was begun more than 150 years ago.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 456 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Silliman Institute Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central Private School (13.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amite Christian School (11.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Central Private School (13.3 miles away)
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  • Denham Springs Amite Christian School
    (Baptist)
    7100 Amite Church Rd
    Denham Springs , LA , 70706
    (225)665-2060
    (Baptist)
    11.4  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Baker Central Private School
    (Nonsectarians)
    12801 Centerra Court
    Baker , LA , 70714
    (225)261-3341
    (Nonsectarians)
    13.3  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Baton Rouge Starkey Academy
    (Nonsectarians)
    10510 Joor Road
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70818
    (225)261-1390
    (Nonsectarians)
    14.3  mi  |  213  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Baton Rouge
    Central Academy & Child Care
    (Christian)
    9739 Joor Road
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70818
    (225)261-1743
    (Christian)
    14.7  mi  |  117  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Denham Springs Community Christian Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    400 N River Rd
    Denham Springs , LA , 70726
    (225)665-5696
    (Pentecostal)
    14.9  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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