Thomas Sumter Academy

  • Thomas Sumter Academy is an educational institution serving whole individuals.
  • A keen desire exists to assist each student's growth toward independence in thought and action.
  • Expectations are high, and the calling to be one's best is very real.
  • Personal attention to our students is a serious priority. Sense the warm family atmosphere and higher learning permeating the halls of the Academy.
  • The purpose of the Prefirst Program at TSA is to teach the whole child.
  • Realizing that intellect is only one aspect of a young child, teachers plan daily activities that will allow children to grow socially, physically, emotionally and spiritual as well.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students457 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeThomas Sumter Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorJennifer Cain
Admissions AssociateSusan Hux
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