Marion Academy

1820 Prier Dr
Marion, AL 36756-0367
Tel: (334)683-8204
Grades: PK-12 | 89 students
Marion Academy believes that all students can learn, All students should have a safe, disciplined school that places emphasis on Christian morals and beliefs, All students should be accountable for their educational goals, success, and behavior, Education is a shared responsibility between church, home, school, and community as a whole, Educated citizens are vital to society, Progress in education, the community, and individuals requires a willingness to change.
The mission of Marion Academy is to equip students with a quality education in a safe, Christian environment that prepares them to excel in higher education, the work force, and life.
Marion Academy will be a high quality academic school with at least 135 students, with talented and dedicated teachers, with personal attention for all students, and with a substantial business plan.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 89 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Marion Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,988
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Margaret Hallmon


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beta Club, Panther Athletic Club, Parent Teacher Organization, Science Olympiad, Student Government Association Beta Club, Panther Athletic Club,
Parent Teacher Organization,
Science Olympiad,
Student Government Association,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Marion Military Institute (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern Academy (15.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Southern Academy (15.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marion
    Grades: 9-12 | 112 students
    4.9 miles
    1101 Washington Street
    Marion, AL 36756
  • Greensboro
    Grades: PK-12 | 282 students
    15.9 miles
    407 College St
    Greensboro, AL 36744
  • Selma
    Grades: PK-12 | 130 students
    21.1 miles
    1 Bell Rd
    Selma, AL 36701
  • Selma
    Grades: PK-12 | 279 students
    21.4 miles
    1512 Old Orrville Rd
    Selma, AL 36701
  • Selma
    Faith Christian Ministries
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-6 | 63 students
    23 miles
    Po Box 563
    Selma, AL 36072

School Reviews

I love the family atmosphere of this school. The emphasis on education with a well balanced extra-curricular life is exactly what I want my child to learn. 100% of the students who attend are involved in sports of some type. I would not want to have my child in any other school in the area!
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $5,117 for elementary schools and $7,555 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).