Sumter Academy

2410 Bethel Church Rd
Sumter, SC 29154-0291
Tel: (803)481-7870
Grades: 1-12 | 16 students
Sumter Academy provides a specific and individualized curriculum for each student in order to ensure academic success of students who have difficulty in more traditional settings.
We believe that each child should not only be successful, but should feel confident and ready to move on to the next level of education.
Sumter Academy offers instruction for students enrolled in second through twelfth grade.
We offer a low student to teacher ratio, the maximum capacity of each class being twelve students.
Sumter Academy also offers participation in clubs and organizations including First Priority, D.A.R.E., Yearbook Staff and School Event Committees.
Sumter Academy’s daily lunch program is provided by local restaurants including KFC, Peking House, Burger King, Sonic, and Jersey Mikes, to name a few.
Lunch selections are chosen and paid for on a weekly basis.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Sumter Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 4 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Francis Xavier High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethel Child Care Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bethel Child Care Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sumter
    Bethel Child Care Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-K | 80 students
    0.1 miles
    2401 Bethel Church Road
    Sumter, SC 29154
  • Sumter
    Grades: PK-8 | 285 students
    4.9 miles
    554 Pinewood Rd
    Sumter, SC 29154
  • Sumter
    Berea Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-8 | 20 students
    6.2 miles
    675 S Lafayette Dr
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
    6.7 miles
    15 School Street
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Trinity Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: NS | 94 students
    7 miles
    226 W Liberty Street
    Sumter, SC 29150

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $9,496 for elementary schools and $6,070 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).