Bishop Seabury Academy

  • Founded in 1997, Bishop Seabury Academy is a school where students can truly explore their potential.
  • As a college-preparatory school, we offer a challenging curriculum which encourages our students to become life-long critical thinkers and insures success at whatever college or university our students choose to attend.
  • We have high expectations of our students, but we also make sure that each student receives the support he or she needs to attain those expectations.
  • Our faculty members have impressive academic credentials, but much more important is their commitment to helping young people become excited about learning and helping them navigate the complex world of adolescence.

Top Placements

Bishop Seabury Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage based, Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students220 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Bishop Seabury Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesHonors coursed offered in all academic subjects
Average SAT score1239
Average ACT score26
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki on bottom/ collared shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,695
% on Financial Aid
21%
Average Financial Aid Grant$9,600
Admissions DirectorLeslie McCaffrey

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Cycling, Golf, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
CyclingGolf,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Team, Debate and Forensics, Diversity Committee, Gardening Club, Geography Bee, History Day Competition, International Trips, Journalism, Math Team, Model UN, Model United Nations (MUN), Science Fair, Service Club, Spelling Bee, Student Senate

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Theater Arts, Theater Production

School Notes

  • Founded in 1997, Bishop Seabury Academy is a school where students can truly explore their potential. As a college-preparatory school, we offer a challenging curriculum which encourages our students to become life-long critical thinkers and insures success at whatever college or university our students choose to attend. We have high expectations of our students, but we also make sure that each student receives the support he or she needs to attain those expectations. Our faculty members have impressive academic credentials, but much more important is their commitment to helping young people become excited about learning and helping them navigate the complex world of adolescence.

Profile last updated:

Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lawrence
    Grades: PK-12 | 179 students
    4 miles
    256 N Michigan St
    Lawrence, KS 66044
    (785) 749-0083
    4 PK-12
    179

School Reviews

Endorse Bishop Seabury Academy. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
If you live outside the United States, choosing an American private school can be a confusing process. Here is an overview of the process.
Many people thought vouchers would never amount to much. Not only have they amounted to a great deal more than anybody could have thought, but vouchers have encouraged several more education choices to flourish.
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please briefly describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Kansas is $4,940 for elementary schools and $10,251 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kansas is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).