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.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Top Ranked SC School
- Grades: Prekindergarten-12
- Enrollment: 308 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Dorchester Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
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Dorchester Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for: Largest student body.
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The application deadline for Dorchester Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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