Dorchester Academy

234 Academy Rd,
Saint George, SC, 29477-0294
Tel: (843)563-9511
Established in 1966, Dorchester Academy is a member of the South Carolina Independent School Association.
With an enrollment of approximately 440, D.A.
serves students from grades K4 through 12.
In the spring of 2004, the school was awarded SCISA Advanced Accreditation.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 361 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Dorchester Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bowman Academy (7.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bowman Academy (7.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holly Hill Academy (13.6 miles away)
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  • Bowman Bowman Southern Methodist Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    Po Box 217
    Bowman , SC , 29018
    (803)829-2352
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    7.7  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Bowman
    Bowman Academy    
    (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 98
    Bowman , SC , 29018
    (803)829-2770
    (Nonsectarians)
    7.7  mi  |  82  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Walterboro First Baptist Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    Po Box 650
    Walterboro , SC , 29488
    (843)549-2081
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    13.4  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Walterboro
    North Walterboro Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 905
    Walterboro , SC , 29488
    (843)538-8080
    (Baptist)
    13.4  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Holly Hill Holly Hill Academy
    (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 757
    Holly Hill , SC , 29059
    (803)496-3243
    (Nonsectarians)
    13.6  mi  |  316  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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