Established in 1970, Springwood School places a strong emphasis on college preparation. It offers several AP courses and a competitive athletics program.
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.
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)
Estimated Fall Start Date: Early August
Estimated Fall End Date: Mid-December
Estimated Spring Start Date: Early January
Estimated Spring End Date: Late May
298 (11% international)