Lee-scott Academy

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  • Lee-Scott Academy is a college preparatory school offering a quality education in an environment where students are protected, nurtured and challenged with Christian principles that promote the development of the total person.
  • The pursuit of excellence is the hallmark of the Academy, complemented by opportunities to participate in programs that encourage student success.
  • Lee-Scott Academy offers classes specifically designed to prepare its graduates for entrance to and success at the college level.
  • The curriculum is designed to challenge students to obtain the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in college and in life.
  • The academic goal of the Academy is to equip students for achievement through the acquisition of knowledge and the development of their abilities.
  • To this end, Lee-Scott Academy provides a faculty distinguished by the competence, qualification, dedication, and personal character of its members.
  • The Academy strives to provide the faculty and staff with the facilities, equipment, curriculum material, and support necessary to accomplish this goal.
  • Lee-Scott Academy offers an environment that is safe, enjoyable, caring and stimulating.
  • This unique environment is designed to nurture the growth of balanced, responsible, and dedicated young people.
  • A vital part of this environment is the active participation of parents and families.

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Lee-scott Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1981

Student Body

Total Students738 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Lee-scott Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses6 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Economics, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP United States History, College Calculus
Average SAT score1160
Average ACT score27
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorPat Limbaugh
Admissions AssociateMary Jane Pointer


Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.32 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Anchor Club, Elementary Flag Staff, Elementary Safety Patrol, Elementary Tech Team, Environmental Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fellowship of Christian Musicians, Junior High Scholars Bowl, Junior High SGA, Junior High Tech Team, Key Club, Lee-Scott Ambassadors, National Junior Honor Society, Newspaper, Philanthropy Leadership, Robotics, Senior High Scholars Bowl, Senior High SGA, Senior High Tech Team, Spanish Club, The National Honor Society, Yearbook, Young Life

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Concert Band, Drama Club, Elementary Band, Elementary Choir, Jazz Band, Junior High Choir, Marching Band, Secondary Choir

School Notes

  • Go to "Appy Now" on the Lee-Scott Academy website.  The application is only available online.  We no longer accept paper applications. The following link will take you to the Lee-Scott Academy application process. https://www.lee-scott.org/admissions/application-process/
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    425 Franklin Street
    Alexander City, AL 35010
    (256) 397-4130
    35.7 PK-12
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    Grades: PK-12 | 255 students
    119.1 miles
    1 Earl Street
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-9619
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  • Cecil
    Grades: K-12 | 286 students
    40.5 miles
    15396 Vaughn Rd
    Cecil, AL 36013
    (334) 277-6566
    40.5 K-12
  • Greenville
    Grades: PK-12 | 527 students
    88.7 miles
    1100 Gamble St
    Greenville, AL 36037
    (334) 382-2606
    88.7 PK-12
  • Lanett
    Grades: NS-12 | 301 students
    22 miles
    1814 Cherry Drive
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 644-2191
    22 NS-12

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