Sumter Academy

181 Sumter Academy Rd
York, AL 36925-0369
     Tel: (205)392-5283
        
   
Grades: K - 12 | 192 students
Sumter Academy was founded in 1970 as a coeducational independent school for preschool through twelfth grade students.
Our main objective is to help students achieve their highest potential in preparation for college or the work force.
The curriculum is designed to help each student reach the highest academic level that is possible.
Sumter Academy strives to produce individuals with a balanced perspective of intellectual, physical and moral concepts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 192 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Sumter Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lamar School (25.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Let Thy Kingdom Come Outreach Ministry (17.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Let Thy Kingdom Come Outreach Ministry (17.4 miles away)
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  • GainesvilleLet Thy Kingdom Come Outreach Ministry
      (Christian)
    7630 Alabama Highway 39
    GainesvilleAL 35464
    (205)239-1342
      (Christian)
    17.4 mi | 119 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • EmelleSouthern Star Mennonite School
      (Mennonite)
    211 Kirkland Blvd
    EmelleAL 35459
    (205)455-2643
      (Mennonite)
    23.4 mi | 33 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • DemopolisWest Alabama Christian School
      (Baptist)
    1504 Cardinal St
    DemopolisAL 36732
    (334)289-0902
      (Baptist)
    23.9 mi | 46 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MeridianLamar School
      (Christian)
    544 Lindley Rd
    MeridianMS 39305
    (601)482-1345
      (Christian)
    25.6 mi | 526 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MeridianCommunity Christian School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    6256 Highway 39 N
    MeridianMS 39305
    (601)485-0715
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    25.8 mi | 31 students | Gr. K-8                      

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