Bayside Academy

303 Dryer Avenue,
Daphne, AL, 36526
Tel: (251)338-6415
Grades: PK - 12 | 750 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. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 750 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Bayside Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 85%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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 Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Johns Deliverence School Of Tomorrow (10 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ The King School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Eastern Shore Early Childhood (5.7 miles away)
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  • Daphne Christ The King School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 1890
    Daphne , AL , 36526
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fairhope Bayshore Christian School
    Special Program Emphasis (Presbyterian)
    23050 US Highway 98
    Fairhope , AL , 36532
    Special Program Emphasis (Presbyterian)
    3.3  mi  |  165  students  |  Gr.  K-11
  • Fairhope
    Eastern Shore Early Childhood
    Alternative School (Presbyterian)
    1090 Fairhope Ave
    Fairhope , AL , 36532
    Alternative School (Presbyterian)
    5.7  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Fairhope
    Marietta Johnson School Of Organic Education
    Special Program Emphasis
    8 Marietta Drive
    Fairhope , AL , 36532
    Special Program Emphasis
    6.4  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Mobile St. Johns Deliverence School Of Tomorrow
    1624 Boykin Blvd
    Mobile , AL , 36605
    10  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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  • Recommended November 07, 2013 - I received a wonderful education from Bayside Academy. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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