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Facts & Figures

Enrollment

  • Grades (Day and Boarding): 8-12
  • Number of Students: 294
  • Girls: 144 Boys: 149
  • Day Students: 212
  • Boarding Students: 82
  • States Represented: 10
  • Countries Represented: 4

Faculty

  • Number of Faculty: 37
  • Faculty Living on Campus: 15
  • Master’s Degrees: 33
  • Doctorates: 11

Campus

  • Size: 350 acres
  • Lake: 12 acres
  • Distance to:
    • Downtown Birmingham: 16 miles
    • Birmingham Airport: 21 miles
    • Atlanta, Georgia: 155 miles
    • Mobile, Alabama: 257 miles

Academics

  • Average Class Size: 16 
  • Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1 
  • Enrolled in College: 100%

Average SAT Scores, Class of 2020:
  • Evidence-Based Reading and Writing: 682 
  • Math: 687
  • Total: 1370

Average ACT Scores, Class of 2020:
  • English: 31
  • Math: 28
  • Reading: 31
  • Science: 29
  • Composite: 30

AP Information, 2020:
  • Students Taking Tests: 150
  • Tests Taken: 334
  • Scores of 4 or 5: 46% 
  • Scores of 3 or Better: 70% 
  • AP Scholars: 15
  • AP Scholars with Honor: 10
  • AP Scholars with Distinction: 27
  • National AP Scholars: 6

National Merit Distinctions: 
  • National Merit Finalists, Class of 2020: 7
  • National Merit Semifinalists, Class of 2020: 7
  • National Merit Commended Students, Class of 2020: 4

Accreditation

  • AdvancED
  • NCA CASI
  • NWAC
  • SACS CASI

2020-2021 Tuition

  • Day Tuition: $25,800
  • Alabama Boarding: $47,800
  • Domestic Boarding; $53,600
  • International Boarding: $59,900
  • Financial Aid Grants Awarded:
    $1.7 million