Spencerville Adventist Academy

2502 Spencerville Road,
Spencerville, MD, 20868-0209
Tel: (301)421-9101
Grades: PK - 12 | 317 students
The mission of Spencerville Adventist Academy is to provide Seventh-day Adventist education which is committed to prepare, nurture, and inspire students for a Christ-centered life now and forever.
Spencerville Adventist Academy recognizes God as the ultimate source of existence and truth.
In the beginning, God created in His image a perfect humanity, a perfection later marred by sin.
Through Christ and His Spirit, God determined to restore humanity from its lost state.
Through the Bible, He has revealed His will to the world, a revelation that supersedes human reason.
Spencerville's primary purpose is to bring its students to an understanding and acceptance of God's plan of salvation and restoration through Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/ELL/Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1943

Student Body

Total Students 317 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Spencerville Adventist Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Average SAT score 1650
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,000
Tuition Notes 11,000 - Elementary 14,000 - Secondary
% on Financial Aid 60%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dawn Thompson
Admissions Associate Rod Kerbs

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballGolf,
GymnasticsSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Campus Ministries, Chess Club, Choir, Drama, Homework Club, Jazz Band, String Ensemble, Student Government, Yearbook Chess Club, Choir, Drama, Homework Club, Jazz Band, Yearbook, Campus Ministries,
String Ensemble,
Student Government,

School Notes:

    • Brand NEW Facility - Opened July 2011
    • Open Rolling Admission
    • Yearly Drama Production
    • Touring Jazz Band
    • College Prep
    • Open to all faiths

    Profile last updated: 10/31/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hampshire View Christian School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Peter's School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mater Amoris School (2.6 miles away)
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