Newberry Academy

Newberry Academy Photo #1
Newberry Academy Photo #1
Newberry Academy Photo #2 - Newberry Academy hosts several cheerleading teams at the intramural, middle school and Varsity level, which includes the current SCISA State Championship Competition Team.
Newberry Academy Photo #3
Newberry Academy Photo #4 - Newberry Academy features a Junior Varsity 8-Man team, comprised of talented athletes in grades 5th - 8th. The Eagles compete against teams from throughout the Midlands region.
Newberry Academy Photo #5 - Newberry Academy's preschool program begins in Grade 3K and runs through 5K, and gives students an opportunity to begin their college-preparatory learning experience in a safe and imaginative environment.
Newberry Academy Photo #6 - Both Lower and Upper School students have the opportunity to participate in many Fine Arts projects through regularly scheduled art classes and showcase their work in Fall & Spring Art Shows.
Newberry Academy Photo #7 - Each year School Spirit Week is capped off by a rousing PowderPuff football game, where students enjoy both participating in and cheering on their fellow classmates.
Newberry Academy Photo #8 - Every three years the Upper School has the opportunity to visit Washington, DC for a week, where they visit historical monuments & landmarks throughout the region. This year's 2014 trip was an incredible experience!
Newberry Academy Photo #9 - From interactive field trips to special reports & projects, Newberry Academy's Lower School students are exposed to a wide variety of educational opportunities.
For over 50 years, Newberry Academy has been the school of choice for families in the Newberry, Prosperity, Pomaria, Chapin, and surrounding areas.
We offer a challenging academic curriculum for grades 2K-12th in a small, safe, and nuturing environment with a strong emphasis on respect and high moral character.
Our extracurricular programs include a wide range of academic competition teams, performing arts, and an award winning athletic program.
Interested families may visit our school website at or call our main office at 803-276-2760 to arrange a tour.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,625
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
240 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Newberry Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Uniform Policy

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
2K-4K $3,925 5K $4,450 1st-12th $5,625
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Associate
Katie Tomljenovic-Sadler


Total Sports Offered
8 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Beta Club, Girls Scouts of America, Junior Civitan, Student Government

Arts and Music Programs:

School Notes

  • 2K-12th Grades
  • 9 to 1 student/ teacher campus ratio
  • 100% college acceptance rate for recent graduates
  • 98% student participation in Performing Arts
  • Multiple state and nationally recognized student honors including National Merit and Jr. Civitan State Governor.
  • 89% student participation in Athletics, with numberous State Championships won over the last several years.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Newberry Academy cost?
Newberry Academy's tuition is approximately $5,625 for private students and $160 for summer students.
What schools are Newberry Academy often compared to?
Newberry Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Newberry Christian Academy by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of Newberry Academy?
The acceptance rate of Newberry Academy is 90%, which is equal to the national average of 90%.
What sports does Newberry Academy offer?
Newberry Academy offers 8 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Swimming and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Newberry Academy?
The application deadline for Newberry Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,625
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $8,287 for elementary schools and $8,271 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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