Beaufort Academy

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Beaufort Academy is a PreK 12th grade independent college preparatory school, designed to instill in students the intellectual curiosity and strength of character for success in college and beyond.
At Beaufort Academy, students will find themselves immersed in a professional learning environment grounded in the core values of integrity, leadership, pride, intellect and respect, which are embodied by the faculty, parents, and students alike. BA is where learning happens, a sense of community is felt, and every student is encouraged to make a difference.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Beaufort Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
Student Body Type

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Khaki bottoms and collared shirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Lisa Gallagher



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
DECA, Mock Trial, Robotics, Speech and Debate

School Notes

  • For nearly 50 years, Beaufort Academy has prepared students to go on to become the leaders of tomorrow. In addition to academic preparation founded by a seamless curriculum, students are encouraged to get involved in student life: to participate in sports, take part in plays, volunteer in our community, and develop leadership skills. BA has a caring and supportive community that helps students to fully realize their potential. Relationships developed at Beaufort Academy between and among students, teachers, administrators and parents are often lifelong.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Beaufort Academy offer?
Beaufort Academy offers 12 interscholastic sports: Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis and Volleyball. Beaufort Academy is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for most sports offered.
When is the application deadline for Beaufort Academy?
The application deadline for Beaufort Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Last Day of School - Early Dismissal (All School Calendar)
May 23, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Beaufort County, SC is $8,767 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Beaufort County, SC is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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