Fullington Academy

Fullington Academy is located in Pinehurst, Georgia, on highway 41 South.
This small town, with a population of a few hundred, hosts the only private academy in Dooly County.
Fullington has educated students for over 35 years and it continues to provide exceptional educational opportunities for its students.
Its exceptionality is attested by the rigorous standards with which it must comply in order to continue as an academic facility.
The Georgia Independent School Association (G.I.S.A.) governs academics and athletics.
The G.I.S.A. is the governing body for over one hundred and thirty schools all over the state of Georgia including Fullington Academy. Fullington is accredited with the Georgia Accrediting Commission and undergoes evaluation to hold its status every five years. However, the school is reviewed every year.
The school began operations as Fullington Academy in the fall of 1970.
There were only two buildings on the campus.  The primary building and the high school building were used to educate students in the first through twelfth grades.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1970

Student Body

Total Students261 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Fullington Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorKristi Greer

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Riflery, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
GolfRiflery,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Beta Club-Junior and Senior, Chick-fil-A Leadership Team, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Future Farmers of America, History Bowl, Quiz Bowl Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Team, Fine Arts Competitions, Glee Club (Chorus), Literary Meet

School Notes

  • Fullington Academy is located in Pinehurst, Georgia, on highway 41 South. This small town, with a population of a few hundred, hosts the only private academy in Dooly County. Fullington has educated students for over 30 years and it continues to provide exceptional educational opportunities for its students. Its exceptionality is attested by the rigorous standards with which it must comply in order to continue as an academic facility. The Georgia Independent School Association (G.I.S.A.) governs academics and athletics. The G.I.S.A. is the governing body for over one hundred and thirty schools all over the state of Georgia including Fullington Academy. Fullington is accredited with the Georgia Accrediting Commission and undergoes evaluation to hold its status every five years. However, the school is reviewed every year. The school began operations as Fullington Academy in the fall of 1970. There were only two buildings on the campus. The primary building and the high school building were used to educate students in the first through twelfth grades.

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