Escambia Academy

268 Cowpen Creek Rd
Atmore, AL 36502-0365
Tel: (251)368-2080
Grades: PK-12 | 316 students
Established in 1970, Escambia Academy provides a quality education for students in K-4 through twelfth grade.
Escambia Academy is a nonprofit organization governed by an elected Board of Directors.
Escambia Academy's mission is to provide a solid foundation through a quality, well-rounded educational experience in a safe, Christian environment support by a fully accredited academic program that is dedicated to the students' intellectual and personal growth and development.
This mission is driven by dedicated faculty and staff who continue to work hard to update and revise our curriculum and teaching methods to ensure that our students have a smooth transition into young adulthood and into the college and/or career of their choice.
Providing balance in a student's life is always a challenge, and the board, faculty, staff and parents work tirelessly to maintain both strong academic and athletic programs.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1970
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012, 2013, 2014

Student Body

Total Students 316 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Escambia Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Temple Christian Academy (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Christian Academy (4.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Temple Christian Academy (4.9 miles away)
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You fined a graduating student for wearing a feather,it''s against your rules,how many muslims have you finded for wearing their headgear?? & No I would not support your school.Loyality & Integrity starts here.Retired NCO
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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