Sandhills School

  • Sandhills School serves 80 students in grades 1-11 and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the State or regional independent school association and the Other school association(s).
  • The student:teacher of Sandhills School is 4:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-11
Year Founded1975
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students80 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 13%
Students by GradeSandhills School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size6 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$25,000
Admissions DirectorRamsay Bokinsky
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    Grades: 3-12 | 55 students
    11.1 miles
    1041 Harbor Dr
    West Columbia, SC 29169
    (803)796-7622
    11.1 3-12
    55
  • Sumter
    Sumter Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 16 students
    31.6 miles
    2410 Bethel Church Rd
    Sumter, SC 29154
    (803)481-7870
    31.6 1-12
    16
  • Columbia
    Ben Lippen School
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    (Christian)
    Grades: NS-12 | 797 students
    11.8 miles
    7401 Monticello Road
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803)807-4000
    11.8 NS-12
    797
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-12 | 856 students
    2.6 miles
    854 Galway Ln
    Columbia, SC 29209
    (803)776-0295
    2.6 PK-12
    856
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-12 | 717 students
    3.8 miles
    3000 S Beltline Blvd
    Columbia, SC 29201
    (803)765-2309
    3.8 PK-12
    717

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