The Academy of Young Scholars

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The Academy of Young Scholars Photo #1 - Come by for a tour of our newly renovated facility.
  • The Academy of Young Scholars offers a different approach to early childhood education, birth to pre-K, designed to accelerate each child's academic abilities.
  • Our curriculum reflects the developmental approach to intentional teaching, which supports the idea that children learn best when they are actively involved in the learning process.
  • Our approach reflect an age appropriate and natural style of learning, which results in greater opportunities for success, as well as developing positive attitudes toward the overall and continual learning process.

Top Placements

The Academy of Young Scholars places among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded2017

Student Body

Total Students77 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,404

School Notes

  • Our academic and developmental process includes:
  • ?* Individualized attention
  • ?* Scheduling and adherence to each child's personal needs
  • ?* Extensive outdoor learning opportunities
  • ?* Creativity and self-exploration
  • ?* Progressive self-concept, self-esteem, self-expression, self-direction, and self-reliance
  • ?* Developmental continuity

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rock Hill
    Grades: NS-12 | 493 students
    1.4 miles
    2650 India Hook Rd
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803)366-4119
    1.4 NS-12
    493
  • Rock Hill
    St. Anne School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 359 students
    1.8 miles
    1698 Bird Street
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803)324-4814
    1.8 NS-12
    359
  • Rock Hill
    Grades: PK-12 | 260 students
    1.8 miles
    505 University Dr
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803)328-1816
    1.8 PK-12
    260
  • Rock Hill
    The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K
    2.5 miles
    415 Clouds Way
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803)328-0101
    2.5 NS-K
    n/a
  • Rock Hill
    New Hope Carolinas
    Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 148 students
    2.6 miles
    101 Sedgewood Dr
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803)328-9300
    2.6 6-12
    148

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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,151 for elementary schools and $6,895 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).