Ums-wright Preparatory School

  • Ums-wright Preparatory School provides education for the whole person mental, moral, and physical intensively tailored to the needs of the individual student.
  • His goal remains central today to the educational philosophy of UMS-wright.
  • Dr. Wright once said, the school, and every auxiliary of the school, must keep in mind that now abideth mind, body, and spirit, these three but the greatest of these is spirit.

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Ums-wright Preparatory School places among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students1,266 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Ums-wright Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers114 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    1.8 miles
    161 Dogwood Ln
    Mobile, AL 36608
    1.8 PK-12
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    1.9 miles
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    5.6 miles
    5900 Cottage Hill Road
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    4.1 miles
    1400 University Blvd
    Mobile, AL 36693
    4.1 PK-12

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Highly recommended. Strong academic rigor and great preparation for college. Also, many extracurricular activities in both athletics and the arts. Faculty are well-trained and highly motivated.
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