Thomas Sumter Academy

5265 Camden Hwy
Rembert, SC 29128-0290
Tel: (803)499-3378
Grades: PK-12 | 457 students
Thomas Sumter Academy is an educational institution serving whole individuals.
A keen desire exists to assist each student's growth toward independence in thought and action.
Expectations are high, and the calling to be one's best is very real.
Personal attention to our students is a serious priority.
Sense the warm family atmosphere and higher learning permeating the halls of the Academy.
The purpose of the Prefirst Program at TSA is to teach the whole child.
Realizing that intellect is only one aspect of a young child, teachers plan daily activities that will allow children to grow socially, physically, emotionally and spiritual as well.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 457 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Thomas Sumter Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Jennifer Cain
Admissions Associate Susan Hux

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Wilson Hall (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. James Lutheran School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wilson Hall (7.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sumter
    Grades: K-2 | 25 students
    7.6 miles
    1137a Alice Dr
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grades: PK-12 | 820 students
    7.6 miles
    520 Wilson Hall Road
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Bright Beginnings Creative Day Car
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 61 students
    8 miles
    416 S WISE DRIVE
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grades: PK-12 | 186 students
    8.4 miles
    420 S Pike W
    Sumter, SC 29150
  • Sumter
    Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
    9.9 miles
    15 School 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).