Springwood School

  • 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.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1969
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Student Body

Total Students301 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeSpringwood School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,500
Tuition NotesTraditional student tuition is $8,500. International boarding student tuition (including room and board) is $40,000
Admissions DirectorAnn Hixon

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,

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 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.
Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Auburn
    Lee-scott Academy
    Lee-scott Academy Photo - Lee-Scott Moments
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 738 students
    22 miles
    1601 Academy Dr
    Auburn, AL 36830
    (334)821-2430
    22 PK-12
    738
  • Valley
    Grades: 1-11 | 31 students
    7 miles
    2615 64th Blvd
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334)756-4432
    7 1-11
    31
  • Lagrange
    Grades: PK-12 | 240 students
    13.6 miles
    1501 Vernon Rd
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706)882-8097
    13.6 PK-12
    240

School Reviews

Endorse Springwood School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,388 for elementary schools and $7,633 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).