Vanard J. Mendinghall Jr. Academy

As the historic minority private school in Orangeburg, SC, we have a rich history. We are also a part of the largest Protestant school system in the world. Our system's philosophy dates back to 1853 having a foundation and approach very similar in style and method to the Montessori and Constructivism approaches, while predating them by 40 years. Come see why Adventist education is second to none.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Year Founded1990

Student Body

Total Students64 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 14%
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Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Vanard J. Mendinghall Jr. Academy is First Southern Methodist Chr & Wesley Christian School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Andrews Methodist Kindergarten (0.7 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,238 for elementary schools and $7,049 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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