Abundant Life Academy

Tel: (843)784-3171
Grades: PK - 12 | 134 students
Abundant Life Academy began operation in 1980 with the purpose of providing quality Christian principles and discipline to all students.
Our teachers have all been trained in their specific areas and have degrees in their field or are pursuing degrees Abundant Life has completed its 28th year.
We have had 26 graduating classes.
Over 40% of our students have gone on to college or entered some branch of the military.
Our students have been accepted at the University of South Carolina, and North Carolina, the Citadel, Armstrong Atlantic State University, College of Charleston, Lee College, Southeastern College, Georgia Southern, Francis Marion, Florida State, Clemson and others.
Abundant Life Academy presently offers a choice of two diplomas: college preparatory and vocational.
Abundant Life Academy is a member of the South Carolina Association of Christian Schools and fully accredited by the National Private School Accreditation Alliance.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) or (School of Tomorrow)
Association of Christian Teachers and Schools (ACTS)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 134 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 85%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Abundant Life Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(khaki pant and school uniform shirt)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $3,240
Admissions Director Julie W. Bowman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
SoftballVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Habersham School (11.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cross Schools (6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cross Schools (6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bluffton
    Cross Schools
    (Episcopal)
    Grades: NS-8 | 259 students
    6 miles
    495 Buckwalter Parkway
    Bluffton, SC 29910
    (843)706-2000
    6NS-8
    259
  • Okatie
    Grades: PK-8 | 241 students
    6.6 miles
    323 Fording Island Rd
    Okatie, SC 29909
    (843)815-9988
    6.6PK-8
    241
  • Savannah
    Grades: PK-12 | 231 students
    11.8 miles
    Po Box 16712
    Savannah, GA 31405
    (912)509-0540
    11.8PK-12
    231
  • Savannah
    Grades: PK-5 | 39 students
    12 miles
    93 Main St.
    Savannah, GA 31408
    (912)965-0549
    12PK-5
    39
  • Savannah
    Grace Ashtin Christian School For Girls
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 35 students
    12.3 miles
    102 Oglethorpe Professional Court Suites 8 & 9
    Savannah, GA 31406
    (912)412-1316
    12.3K-12
    35

School Reviews

I can''t thank Abundant Life Academy enough. You were a blessing from God when we needed it most. May God bless you and the work you do for families.
- Posted by Parent, 12/11/12
I like Abundant Life because they are a Christian program and all of their staff are wonderful. You can tell that they truly care for these teens and they have a proven and successful system of getting teens back on track. Not only do they have accredited academics but also group and individual therapy and counseling. Whatever the issue with your teen, the staff do a great job of turning these teens lives around
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/12

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