Calhoun Academy

  • At Calhoun Academy, we hope to increase the student's ability to think rationally, to express thought clearly, and to read and listen with understanding.
  • We want to encourage each student to develop the traditional American values of honesty, respect for fellow human beings, rights of others, respect for authority, self-respect, morality, patriotism, physical and mental well being.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1969

Student Body

Total Students324 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Calhoun Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size24 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,500
Tuition Notes See website
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorVirginia Haigler
Admissions AssociateJacquelyn Fogle

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

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  • Summerton
    Grades: PK-12 | 208 students
    24.3 miles
    1140 S Duke St
    Summerton, SC 29148
    (803)485-3550
    24.3 PK-12
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,081 for elementary schools and $7,074 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).