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.
Alice Blount Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Type||Alternative School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||16 students|
|Student Body Type||All-boys|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 21%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||3 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||8 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Annie Jackson|
- 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
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Savannah Grades: 2-12 | 66 students
4 Oglethorpe Professional Blvd
Savannah, GA 31406
(912)354-4047 78.5 2-12
- Savannah Grades: 4-11 | 60 students
1150 Cornell Ave.
Savannah, GA 31406
(912)354-3911 79.3 4-11
- Fort Pierce Grades: NS-12 | 34 students
3015 Oleander Blvd
Fort Pierce, FL 34982
(772)467-1016 349.5 NS-12
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