Greetings from Springwood International!
“Ideally located in the Southeast, Educating students throughout the World”

Thank you for your interest in Springwood School. We welcome applications from students around the world. Springwood is both a boarding school for students in grades 9 through 12 and day school for students in K4 through 12.

Founded in 1970, Springwood has a forty-six year tradition of excellence in independent college preparatory education. We invite you to explore our website. Here you will learn more about the school’s philosophy, curriculum, awards, highlights, college acceptances, athletics and fine and performing arts programs.

Please click the Apply Now tab below to begin the application process.

Highlights of the Residential Program
  • Room and Board in our newly-built residential facility (2017)
  • Residential coordinators on site
  • Double occupancy generously-sized dorm rooms (30-36 student maximum)
  • New furnishings (rooms include beds, desk, chair, and wardrobes for two students)
  • Shared community space for dining, studying, or relaxing
  • Separate male and female divisions in Residence Facility
  • Meals included plus kitchen privileges - Grab and Go Breakfast, Lunch at school, Dinner in Residence
  • Safe and secure buildings and grounds on a beautiful wooden 46 acre campus
  • Wi-Fi internet campus
  • On campus Art Studio and multiple Science Labs
  • On campus Gym/Basketball Courts/ Workout Room
  • Lighted Football, Baseball, and Softball Fields on campus
  • Tennis Courts/Golf Course in walking distance
  • Nurse/Sick Room in Residence Facility
  • In Residence laundry facilities
  • Academic and English Support study sessions
  • Residential life offering a variety of fun and engaging social activities with other boarding students
  • On weekends faculty and staff members host trips to local attractions including shopping centers, cinemas, museums, restaurants, sporting events and other great attractions
  • Life-long friendships made with American and International students from around the world

2017-18 Residential Tuition, Room & Board and Fees

Fees include:
Application, Registration, Housing, and Activities Fees that reserve space at a SAIS-SACS Accredited, SEVIS Certified, and multiple AISA Blue Ribbon and President’s Award winning school and residential facility.

Fees:
Application Fee: $75
Registration Fee: $925
Housing and Activities Fee: $1,500
Total: $2,500

Tuition Includes:

  • High School curriculum advisement and SAT/ACT Prep
  • Comprehensive college guidance program including assistance with applications and scholarships
  • Qualified teachers focused on continuous growth and superior education for students
  • Small classes with strong student-teacher relationships
  • Discussion-oriented classes with opportunities to speak, understand, read and write English
  • Individual student laptops and use of wireless campus with updated computer labs
  • Enrichment opportunities in Music, Band, Art, P.E., Theatre, Foreign Language, and Robotics
  • Athletic Program offerings (separate fees are assigned for uniforms)
  • Personnel and Support for Extra-curricular and Interscholastic Programs
  • Physical Education equipment and uniforms
  • Interim Week experience and multiple field trips
  • Bus transportation for designated school events
  • School Accident Insurance for school sponsored events; Interscholastic Catastrophic Insurance
  • Standardized test fees, textbooks and consumable educational resources
  • Student admission into all regular season athletic events on campus
  • School pictures and student Yearbook
  • Remarkable academic outcomes and acceptance to top-choice universities

Tuition, Room and Board:
Tuition: $12,000
Boarding: $20,500
Total: $32,500

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During the school week, students have a varied after school programs that incorporate fun, rest, activities, household chores and homework. In the afternoons, students are encouraged to participate in school-sponsored athletics, fine arts programs, clubs or extracurricular activities. On the weekends, Springwood staff coordinates trips to the grocery store, convenience store, bank, post office and local cafes and eateries. Also on the weekend, students enjoy a variety of exciting, enriching, or relaxing activities and excursions.

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Centrally located in the Southeast region of the United States, our community includes the cities of Lanett and Valley, Alabama and West Point, GA. The area is located on Interstate 85, convenient to three major urban centers: Atlanta (northeast), Birmingham (northwest) and Montgomery (southwest). Recreation activities in and around our immediate community are wide reaching.

Our temperate southern climate means year-round outdoor opportunities. Our average winter daily temperature is in the 60s, in summer, the 80s. Outdoor opportunities include the Chattahoochee River, the 27,000-acre West Point Lake, the Point University Golf Course and the Valley Community Center. Biking, canoeing, fishing and kayaking in lush settings are available for weekend enjoyment.

Just a short drive away to the south is Auburn University, home to some of the best Southeastern Conference (SEC) sporting events. Many restaurants and retail shops are located throughout the area. Other nearby attractions include Lake Harding, Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain Wild Animal Park, multiple museums and attractions in LaGrange, GA, Roosevelt State Park in Warm Springs, Chewacla State Park, Lake Martin and Atlanta Braves, Hawks and Falcons professional sports.

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3 Ways To Apply:
International Admissions Checklist
  • Please email all documents to ahixon@springwoodschool.com.

  • Submit completed Online Application and non-refundable application fee of $75.

  • Download and sign the Authorization for Release of Educational Records. Springwood requires transcripts for the current year and previous two years of school translated into English. Applicant may give the form directly to his/her current school.

  • Copy of birth certificate.

  • Copy of a page in passport that shows applicant’s full name, photograph, and expiration date.

  •  Copy TOEFL iBT scores  (IELTS, OOPT, or other standardized English test will be accepted).

  • Download and forward Recommendation Forms to applicant's current Math and English teachers.

  • Copy of Parent's Income Statement certified by a bank.

The Springwood International Admissions Committee will review student applications as soon as all application documents are received.  Applicants will be promptly notified of the Admissions Committee's decision on acceptance and a Skype interview will be scheduled if needed.

International students who are accepted by Springwood School will be issued a Form I-20 by the school. This will allow the student to interview for a F1 visa at the US Embassy or Consulate in their home country.

Please contact the Admission Office with any questions at 334-644-2123 or via email at ahixon@springwoodschool.com