Marion Academy believes that all students can learn, Allstudentsshould have a safe, disciplined school that places emphasisonChristian morals and beliefs, All students should beaccountablefor their educational goals, success, and behavior,Education is ashared responsibility between church, home, school,and communityas a whole, Educated citizens are vital to society,Progress ineducation, the community, and individuals requires awillingness tochange.
The mission of Marion Academy is to equip students withaquality education in a safe, Christian environment thatpreparesthem to excel in higher education, the work force, andlife.
MarionAcademy will be a high quality academic school with atleast 135students, with talented and dedicated teachers, withpersonalattention for all students, and with a substantial businessplan.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 85 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,988
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Marion Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1988

Student Body

Total Students
85 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Marion Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
7 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Margaret Hallmon

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Panther Athletic Club, Parent Teacher Organization, Science Olympiad, Student Government Association

School Notes

  • Marion Academy believes that all students can learn, Allstudentsshould have a safe, disciplined school that places emphasisonChristian morals and beliefs, All students should beaccountablefor their educational goals, success, and behavior,Education is ashared responsibility between church, home, school,and communityas a whole, Educated citizens are vital to society,Progress ineducation, the community, and individuals requires awillingness tochange. The mission of Marion Academy is to equipstudents with aquality education in a safe, Christian environmentthat preparesthem to excel in higher education, the work force, andlife. MarionAcademy will be a high quality academic school with atleast 135students, with talented and dedicated teachers, withpersonalattention for all students, and with a substantial businessplan.

School Reviews

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I love the family atmosphere of this school. The emphasis on education with a well balanced extra-curricular life is exactly what I want my child to learn. 100% of the students who attend are involved in sports of some type. I would not want to have my child in any other school in the area!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 85 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,988
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $7,319 for elementary schools and $7,729 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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