Dorchester Academy

  • Established in 1966, Dorchester Academy is a member of the South Carolina Independent School Association.
  • With an enrollment of approximately 440, D.A. serves students from grades K4 through 12.
  • In the spring of 2004, the school was awarded SCISA Advanced Accreditation.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students247 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Dorchester Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moncks Corner
    Grades: PK-12 | 328 students
    30.8 miles
    204 West Main Street
    Moncks Corner, SC 29461
    (843)761-8539
    30.8 PK-12
    328
  • Summerville
    Grades: PK-12 | 705 students
    21.1 miles
    1114 Orangeburg Road
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-1643
    21.1 PK-12
    705

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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).