Alice Blount Academy

582 Mel Blount Rd,
Vidalia, GA, 30474-0304
Tel: (912)537-7758
Grades: 6 - 12 | 18 students
Blount Youth Home was established in 1983 as an adolescent residential program.
Our mission has been to provide a safe, nurturing, structured environment for young men and ages ten to seventeen years old; that require life skills to develop positive self-esteem, positive self-discipline, and leadership as they prepare for successful transition back to their families and communities.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 18 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 58%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Annie Jackson

School Notes:

  • An adolescent residential program focusing on identifying risk factors and developing treatment modalities which:
      1) interrupt negative behaviors & diminish negative attitudes
      2) eliminate substance abuse and/or chemical dependency
      3) empower age-appropriate developmental & social skills
      4) contribute to positive role models & values & rewards

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paul Anderson High School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vidalia Heritage Academy (7.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ocmulgee Christian Academy (18.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vidalia Paul Anderson High School
    All-boys | Alternative School (Christian)
    P.O. Box 525
    Vidalia , GA , 30475
    (912)537-7237
    All-boys | Alternative School (Christian)
    7.2  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Vidalia
    Vidalia Heritage Academy
    (Baptist)
    Po Box 2005
    Vidalia , GA , 30475
    (912)537-6679
    (Baptist)
    7.2  mi  |  103  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Mount Vernon Mt. Vernon Christian Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    1802 N Railroad Ave
    Mount Vernon , GA , 30445
    (912)583-4986
    (Pentecostal)
    9.4  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Lumber City Ocmulgee Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    1028 Sand Pit Rd
    Lumber City , GA , 31549
    (912)363-7746
    (Christian)
    18.7  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Lyons Robert Toombs Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Po Box 227
    Lyons , GA , 30436
    (912)526-8938
    (Christian)
    25  mi  |  349  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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