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State

Alabama

Number of Students

298 (11% international)

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1174

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Springwood School

Private Boarding School – Lanett , Alabama

Established in 1970, Springwood School places a strong emphasis on college preparation. It offers several AP courses and a competitive athletics program.

FACILITIES
The 45-acre campus houses interactive classrooms with Wi-Fi, on-campus housing,
a fine arts center, a media center, and innovative computer labs. Students have access to various recently renovated athletic facilities including a gymnasium, a workout/weight room, a football stadium, tennis courts, and softball and baseball diamonds.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Sudents can join 10 sports teams including golf, baseball, tennis, and football. Two former international students played on the US Women’s Golf Team, with one going on to tour with the Ladies Pro Golf Association.
Students can choose from enriching electives such as Graphic Design, Theater, and Band.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Springwood School has received the AISA Blue Ribbon School Designation and has won the ISA High School Scholar’s Bowl State Championships five years in a row.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Springwood School’s on-campus, gated dormitories house two students per room and offer direct access to the main school building as well as indoor and outdoor communal spaces. A new International House will open in Fall 2018.

LOCATION
The city of Lanett is a warm and friendly town found in eastern Alabama, near the state border with Georgia. Located approximately an hour from cities like Atlanta, Birmingham, Columbus, and Montgomery, it is part of the Greater Valley community, the area offers many recreational activities for international high school students.

Area Population: 19,470
City Website: Greater Valley Area (Lanett, Valley, West Point)

Dates
Estimated Fall Start Date: Early August
Estimated Fall End Date: Mid-December

Estimated Spring Start Date: Early January
Estimated Spring End Date: Late May

School Facts

Year Founded

1970

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

298 (11% international)

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:10

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

45 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Christian

SAT Average (Out of 1600)

1174

Foreign Languages

  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • 2D Art / Design
  • 3D Art / Design
  • Art
  • Art: Appreciation
  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Graphic and Media Design
  • Music Appreciation
  • Theater
  • Visual Arts

AP Courses

  • English Literature and Composition
  • United States History

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • 3D Art Club
  • Art
  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Math Team
  • National Honor Society
  • Robotics
  • Scholars Bowl
  • Spanish
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Theater
  • Weightlifting
  • Yearbook

School Location

Partial List of University and College Acceptances

Boston College, Duke University, Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Notre Dame University, Pennsylvania State University, Princeton University, Savannah College of Art and Design, United States Air Force Academy, University of Pennsylvania, University of South Carolina, University of Colorado, Vanderbilt University, Wake Forest University, Wheaton College, Washington and Lee University, Yale University

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Atlanta-Hartsfield International Airport (ATL)
For Details Visit Website: Springwood School
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