The South Montgomery County Academy is an educational institution accredited by the Alabama Independent School Association and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Founded in 1970, it enrolls students in pre-school through grade 12. The institution employs a staff of more than 20 teachers and paraprofessionals, including life skills instructors, librarians and office assistants. The South Montgomery County Academy conducts classes in several subjects, such as English, math, science and social studies. It organizes science fairs, math competitions and spelling bee contests, as well as celebrates picture day. The institution also offers various sports activities, including basketball, football, baseball, volleyball, softball and cheerleading. The South Montgomery County Academy is located in Grady, Ala., and additionally features an online gallery that displays various school pictures. It maintains a library that stocks books under several titles.