Mill Springs Academy

  • Mill Springs Academy is a value-based educational community dedicated to the academic, physical and social growth of those students who have not realized their full potential in traditional classroom settings.
  • Mill Springs Academy provides a carefully structured environment within a warm, supportive atmosphere.
  • Our approach revolves around an environment that includes our Community Structure, daily values groups, individualized contracts and Life Space Interview techniques.
  • Mill Springs Academy bases learning strategies on Academic Plans developed for each student by our multidisciplinary faculty.
  • Learning strategies are generated from psycho-educational evaluations, previous school records, diagnostic skills assessment, observations, communication with other professionals involved with the student and our continuing experiences with the student.
  • Mill Springs Academy is committed to a comprehensive program that is multifaceted and meets the needs of the child.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, ADHD, Language problems, Mild Learning differences
Year Founded1981
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students256 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Mill Springs Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size8 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants and tuck shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$26,000
Tuition NotesFees do not include required laptop, bus transportation, lunch, uniforms
Admissions DirectorJ.P. Watson
Admissions AssociateJennifer Slaker

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Wrestling

School Notes

Why Choose MSA
  • MSA's values are based on Judeo-Christian principals.
  • MSA offers a structured, nurturing environment.
  • MSA's program is dedicated to preparing your student for college.
  • MSA offers a community-wide social curriculum.
  • MSA stresses technology as a tool for learning.
  • MSA encourages participation in athletics and fine arts.

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