The Capitol School

  • The mission of The Capitol School is to educate responsible citizens of the world. The Capitol School provides programs for children ages 2 1/2 through high school graduation with an Advanced Academic Diploma.
  • Founded in 1993, The Capitol School is fully accredited by AdvancED (formerly Southern Association of Colleges and Schools or SACS.
  • Featured in May, 2020 as one of "Top Ten International Schools in U.S." by Knowledge Review international journal.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1993
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students233 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Capitol School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses77 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa
    Grades: PK-12 | 998 students
    3.8 miles
    2300 Veterans Memorial Parkway
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 553-5963
    3.8 PK-12
    998
  • Tuscaloosa
    Grades: PK-12 | 451 students
    3.4 miles
    420 Rice Valley Road N
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 758-4462
    3.4 PK-12
    451
  • Tuscaloosa
    Grades: 7-12 | 266 students
    0.3 miles
    601 James I. Harrison Jr. Pkwy E.
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 553-5606
    0.3 7-12
    266
  • Tuscaloosa
    Grades: PK-12 | 235 students
    2.5 miles
    1785 Mcfarland Blvd N
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 349-4881
    2.5 PK-12
    235
  • Birmingham
    Grades: NS-12 | 1762 students
    49.1 miles
    2204 Briarwood Way
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    (205) 776-5812
    49.1 NS-12
    1762

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,404 for elementary schools and $7,793 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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