Glenwood School

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1970
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students699 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeGlenwood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
4H Club, Beta Club, Drama Kids, Junior Beta Club, National Honor Society, NJHS, Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Thespian Society
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phenix City
    Phenix Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-5 | 97 students
    3.6 miles
    3777 Us Highway 431 N
    Phenix City, AL 36867
    (334)298-3588
    3.6 PK-5
    97
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 1-12 | 311 students
    753.3 miles
    2101 S College Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19121
    (215)787-2621
    753.3 1-12
    311
  • Mount Shasta
    I AM School
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-12
    2131.9 miles
    118 Siskiyou Ave
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-6263
    2131.9 K-12
    n/a
  • Hershey
    Grades: PK-12 | 2040 students
    711 miles
    1201 Homestead Ln
    Hershey, PA 17033
    (800)322-3248
    711 PK-12
    2040
  • Marion
    Grades: NS-12 | 85 students
    136.2 miles
    1820 Prier Dr
    Marion, AL 36756
    (334)683-8204
    136.2 NS-12
    85

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