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 (2022-23)

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

Top Rankings

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Marion Academy cost?

Marion Academy's tuition is approximately $3,988 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Marion Academy?

The acceptance rate of Marion Academy is 80%, which is lower than the national average of 90%. Marion Academy's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Alabama with low acceptance rates.

What sports does Marion Academy offer?

Marion Academy offers 9 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Marion Academy's ranking?

Marion Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for: Least expensive tuition and Lowest average acceptance rates.

When is the application deadline for Marion Academy?

The application deadline for Marion Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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 (2022-23)

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

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Alabama is $7,633 for elementary schools and $7,994 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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