Alice Blount Academy

  • 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.

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Alice Blount Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Year Founded1983
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students16 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
64%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Alice Blount Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorAnnie 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
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Savannah
    Chatham Academy
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 66 students
    78.5 miles
    4 Oglethorpe Professional Blvd
    Savannah, GA 31406
    (912)354-4047
    78.5 2-12
    66
  • Savannah
    Coastal Harbor Transition Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-11 | 60 students
    79.3 miles
    1150 Cornell Ave.
    Savannah, GA 31406
    (912)354-3911
    79.3 4-11
    60
  • Savannah
    Veritas Academy
    Veritas Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 117 students
    79.1 miles
    25 W. Oglethorpe Lane
    Savannah, GA 31401
    (912)238-1222
    79.1 PK-12
    117
  • Fort Pierce
    Bethany School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: NS-12 | 34 students
    349.5 miles
    3015 Oleander Blvd
    Fort Pierce, FL 34982
    (772)467-1016
    349.5 NS-12
    34

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