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Facts & Figures

Enrollment

  • Grades (Day and Boarding): 8-12
  • Number of Students: 315
  • Girls: 160 Boys: 155
  • Day Students: 231
  • Boarding Students: 83
  • States Represented: 10
  • Countries Represented: 7

Faculty

  • Number of Faculty: 38
  • Faculty Living on Campus: 18
  • Master’s Degrees: 32
  • Doctorates: 9

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 2017:
  • Evidence Based Reading and Writing: 690 
  • Math: 670
  • Total: 1390

Average ACT Scores, Class of 2017:
  • English: 29
  • Math: 27.1
  • Reading: 29.8
  • Science Reasoning: 28
  • Composite: 28.1

AP Information, 2018:
  • Students Taking Tests: 155
  • Tests Taken: 273
  • Scores of 4 or 5: 45% 
  • Scores of 3 or Better: 77% 
  • AP Scholars: 24
  • AP Scholars with Honor: 8
  • AP Scholars with Distinction: 16
  • National AP Scholars: 3

National Merit Distinctions: 
  • National Merit Finalists, Class of 2018: 6
  • National Merit Semifinalists, Class of 2018: 7
  • National Merit Commended Students, Class of 2018: 4

Accreditation

  • AdvancED
  • NCA CASI
  • NWAC
  • SACS CASI

2018-2019 Tuition

  • International Boarding: $56,500
  • Domestic Boarding: $50,000
  • Alabama Boarding: $44,500
  • Day Tuition: $24,000
  • Financial Aid Grants Awarded:
    $1.7 million