Springwood School, established in 1970 through the combined efforts of thirteen founding members, embraces a vision to create a secure environment of excellence that prepares young individuals for life. Springwood's unique environment as well as its emphasis on academic priorities promotes a self-disciplined, self-reliant approach to studies.
As a college preparatory school, Springwood School provides a quality education in a nurturing environment.
Through its broad-based philosophy, Springwood School stresses the cognitive, social, physical and spiritual development of each child.
The Springwood family takes pride in the safe, serene and beautiful campus setting.
Additionally, the school and its leaders take seriously the obligation to continually improve all aspects of the institution.
Through its use of long range strategic planning, Springwood involves a wide variety of constituents in planning for the future and striving to make a difference for this generation, and for the generations to come.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 301 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,672
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Springwood School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1970
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Student Body

Total Students
301 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Springwood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1100
Average ACT score
18
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Shirts tucked in, no leggings)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
K4-$6243 (Half day available) K5-$7143 Grades 1-6 $7967 Grades 7-8 $8672 Grades 9-12 (Domestic) $8672 Grades 9-12 (International) Contact International Admissions
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Claire Bradfield
Admissions Associate
Ann Hixon

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
ESL, Math Team, National Honor Society, robotics, Scholar's Bowl, Student Government, Student Government Association, Weight training

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Classes, Band, Choir, Theater

School Notes

  • Springwood School, established in 1970 through the combined efforts of thirteen founding members, embraces a vision to create a secure environment of excellence that prepares young individuals for life. Springwood's unique environment as well as its emphasis on academic priorities promotes a self-disciplined, self-reliant approach to studies. As a college preparatory school, Springwood School provides a quality education in a nurturing environment. Through its broad-based philosophy, Springwood School stresses the cognitive, social, physical and spiritual development of each child. The Springwood family takes pride in the safe, serene and beautiful campus setting. Additionally, the school and its leaders take seriously the obligation to continually improve all aspects of the institution. Through its use of long range strategic planning, Springwood School involves a wide variety of constituents in planning for the future and striving to make a difference for this generation, and for the generations to come.
Profile last updated: 05/17/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 301 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,672
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 18 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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