Russell County AL Private School

Find Russell County, Alabama private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, and accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools. Private schools provide information on tuition, school rankings, school enrollment, education, curriculum, classes, records, and teacher-student ratios.


Columbus Girls Academy - Teen Challenge for Girls 14 Motts Drive Seale AL 36875 334-855-3695


Mother Mary School 318 Seale Road Phenix AL 36869 334-298-6371

New Testament Baptist School PO Box 56 Phenix AL 36868 334-297-0297

Phenix Christian School 3777 U.s. 431 Phenix AL 36867 334-298-3588

Saint Patrick's School 3910 Lakewood Drive Phenix AL 36867 334-298-3408

Teen University PO Box 2719 Phenix AL 36868 334-298-0000

Veritas Academy 4011 Lakewood Drive Phenix AL 36867 334-448-0389

About Russell County Private Schools

Russell County Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Russell County, AL. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Alabama Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Alabama State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Russell County Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Russell County private school curriculum
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Russell County Private School Accreditation

Licensing or registration of Private Schools may be conducted by the Alabama Department of Education. Likewise, teacher certification in Russell County Private Schools may or may not be required depending on the state. Alabama may also regulate the length of the school year, health and safety requirements, transportation, special education, reporting requirements, textbooks, or testing. Private Schools in Russell County maintain substantial autonomy in establishing their own administrative systems, including personnel. Private Schools have the ability to hire and manage Russell County teachers and other school staff outside the confines of education bargaining units.

Russell County Religious Education

Russell County Religious Schools and Parochial Schools are Private Schools that incorporate religion into the curriculum. A Religious School may receive some funding from a religious institution, but the primary source of revenue comes from tuition. In a Parochial School, funding from a religious institution is the primary source of revenue.

Special Education Schools in Russell County, Alabama

Russell County Special Education Schools provide education to students with specialized learning needs. These Russell County schools are equipped and staffed to accommodate students on the autism spectrum or with brain injuries, severe anxiety, and other neurological issues.

Other Types of Private Schools

Russell County Montessori Schools offer educational programming that emphasizes exploration and discovery experiences in the classroom. The classes are often structured to keep students and their teachers together for several years.

Other varieties of Russell County Private Schools include Boarding Schools, Language Immersion Schools, Waldorf Schools, and Military Schools.