Sumter Academy

2410 Bethel Church Rd
Sumter, SC 29154
Tel: (803)481-7870
  • Sumter Academy provides a specific and individualized curriculum for each student in order to ensure academic success of students who have difficulty in more traditional settings.
  • We believe that each child should not only be successful, but should feel confident and ready to move on to the next level of education.
  • Sumter Academy offers instruction for students enrolled in second through twelfth grade.
  • We offer a low student to teacher ratio, the maximum capacity of each class being twelve students.
  • Sumter Academy also offers participation in clubs and organizations including First Priority, D.A.R.E., Yearbook Staff and School Event Committees.
  • Sumter Academy’s daily lunch program is provided by local restaurants including KFC, Peking House, Burger King, Sonic, and Jersey Mikes, to name a few.
  • Lunch selections are chosen and paid for on a weekly basis.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Sumter Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 4 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
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