Bayside Academy

Tel: (251)338-6415
Grades: PK-12 | 758 students
Bayside Academy is an independent, co-educational college preparatory school that offers a superior educational opportunity for students in grades pre-kindergarten through twelve.
The mission of the school is to nurture each child in his development as a whole person, one who, as an adult, will contribute with integrity and responsibility to his work, community, and nation.
To realize the maximum potential of each student, Bayside Academy is devoted to the task of fostering not only mental growth but also physical development, social interaction, aesthetic appreciation and spiritual values.
Toward this end, Bayside Academy provides caring accomplished instructors, a rigorous academic curriculum, and modern facilities.
Students work, learn and grow in an atmosphere that blends structure with freedom and academic demands with wholesome activities.
"Bayside's Mission is to educate and develop the whole student, who, upon graduation, is fully prepared to pursue higher education and who possesses high moral standards, a sense of responsibility, respect for self and others, and pursues excellence."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 758 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Bayside Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $9,000
Admissions Director Alan Foster


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 21 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Guild, Boys Service Club, Chess Club, Environmental Club, Environmental Club, FCA, French Club, Girls Service Club, Honor Council, Key Club, Literary Arts Magazine, Making It Count, Martial Arts Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peer Counselors, Scholars Bowl, Science Olympiad, Spanish Club, Student Government, Teen Tutors Art Guild, Chess Club, FCA, French Club, Honor Council, Key Club, Newspaper, Scholars Bowl, Spanish Club, Teen Tutors, Boys Service Club,
Environmental Club,
Environmental Club,
Girls Service Club,
Literary Arts Magazine,
Making It Count,
Martial Arts Club,
National Honor Society,
Peer Counselors,
Science Olympiad,
Student Government,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Cornerstone preparatory school (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ The King School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cornerstone preparatory school (4.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Daphne
    Christ The King School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 492 students
    0.4 miles
    Po Box 1890
    Daphne, AL 36526
  • Spanish Fort
    Grades: PK-12 | 162 students
    4.6 miles
    6389 Spanish Fort Blv
    Spanish Fort, AL 36527
  • Fairhope
    Eastern Shore Early Childhood
    Alternative School (Presbyterian)
    Grades: PK-1 | 100 students
    5.7 miles
    1090 Fairhope Ave
    Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Fairhope
    Grades: PK-8 | 30 students
    6.4 miles
    8 Marietta Drive
    Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Mobile
    St. Johns Deliverence School Of Tomorrow
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K-12 | 96 students
    10 miles
    1624 Boykin Blvd
    Mobile, AL 36605

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I received a wonderful education from Bayside Academy.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/24/15

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